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Trade Processing

BPP Professional Education
Course summary
6 hours
650 GBP excl. VAT
Professional Training
Next available date: 16/09/2021 - London
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650 GBP

650 GBP

Course description

Trade Processing

This course covers the key processes and steps in the value chain within the post-trade environment. Starting with the trading environment, it examines the three key areas of trading, clearing and settlement. Various asset classes are covered with an emphasis on equity, fixed income and derivatives markets. Case studies are used to highlight key learning points.

Suitability - Who should attend?

This course is suited to anyone with an interest in the topic. This could include those working in an operations role within a securities or derivatives trading institution, on a trading desk at a bank or investment firm or to other staff members who need to understand post-trade workflows including risk and compliance staff.

Training Course Content

Learning outcomes include obtaining a greater understanding of:The trading environment, the roles of electronic, voice and other forms of trading. Exchanges and OTC. The emergence of lit and dark pools, HFT and algorithmic trading.The tradelife cycle and processes applied to a transaction.What is meant by clearing and settlement.The roles of the Front Office, the Middle Office and Operations.How to apply automation to manage the trade cycle and the benefits of so doing.The role of reference data, why it is important and how it should be managed.Central counterparties; how they operate and the benefits they bring to markets and practitioners.Settlement structures with respect to securities; the role of the CSDs; combatting settlement failure.Dealing with different asset classes – equity, fixed income, derivatives, commodities, cash, FX etc.How risk management is approached; with emphasis on Operational Risk.Market infrastructure developments and the impact of regulation on firms’ trade processing activities.

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BPP Professional Education

BPP Professional Education -  Accountancy, Tax, Financial Services, Law & Insolvency Courses

BPP Professional Education is one of the specialist examination-based and professional development training arm of the BPP Group, Europe's biggest professional education and publishing provider with 2,000 staff members across 40 countries and over 30,000 students per year. BPP Professional Education...

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