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Equity Derivatives Training Course

ACF Consultants
Course summary
Length: 2 days
Price: 1,925 - 2,750 GBP, 2,750 USD excl. VAT
Course type: Open / Scheduled
Next available date: 22/11/2018 - London
Rating: (8 Reviews)
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Course Dates
1,925 GBP
1,925 GBP
1,925 GBP
New York
2,750 USD
2,750 USD
2,750 GBP

Course description

Equity Derivatives Training Course

Gain a full understanding of Equity Derivative basics over 2 days

This Equity Derivatives course is designed to give participants the intermediate level derivatives knowledge and skills they need to make confident assessments of their equity portfolio risk management needs, comparing alternative solutions.

The intensive 2 day programme aims to provide delegates with a sound understanding of:

  • The basics of equity derivative products
  • How equity derivatives are priced and the impact of volatility
  • How option traders hedge and trade options
  • Making use of the new VIX and variance derivatives to trade or hedge volatility exposure
  • How a consideration of investors' needs can foster performance-driven solutions
  • How to take innovative strategies that create real value using equity derivative products

With a strong focus on the practical aspects, the course ensures that participants develop the real skills to manage the risks associated with equity investments in a volatile market.

Suitability - Who should attend?

This Equity Derivatives course is suitable for anyone working in the equities markets, as well as investment managers, and those working in private wealth management.

An understanding of the equities markets is required to succeed on this course.

Outcome / Qualification etc.

This course is worth 14 CPE credits.

Training Course Content

This Equity Derivatives course is structured as follows:

Day 1

  • Stock-Index Futures
  • Equity Swaps
  • Principles & Characteristics of Options
  • Option Pricing - An Intuitive Approach
  • Combining Options
  • Option Trading

Day 2

  • VIX, Futures, Options and Variance Swaos
  • How Traders Hedge Options
  • Hedging Strategies with Vanilla Options
  • Yield Enhancement Strategies
  • Creating Synthetic Exposure
  • Exotic Options and their Uses


The cost of this Equity Derivatives training course is:

  • London: £1,925 + VAT per delegate 
  • New York: $2,750 per delegate 

In-House / In-Company Training

This course is also available as an in-house programme, where the dates and precise content can be tailored to suit your requirements.

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ACF Consultants - Financial training for Professional Development

World-class financial training for Finance Professionals

ACF Consultants are a top-quality financial training provider that are renowned for delivering innovative courses for some of the largest and most demanding financial institutions in the world. Offering open seminars using their uniquely blended learning techniques, ACF Consultants are...

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Constantine   |   11/10/2016
Argylle   |   11/10/2016
brilliant speaker that keeps you stay focused and interested the whole day. very animated speaker, with a lot of those facts and understandings to keep reminding you for years
Antoinette   |   11/10/2016
Very good job, simple but well prepared
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