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An Introduction to Derivatives

Enrollment in this course is by invitation only

About This Course

This course provides a solid understanding of financial derivatives and their fundamental role in today’s financial markets. It also covers the difference between exchange -traded and OTC derivatives which are explained using real-life examples. Emphasis is also directed towards the pricing methods used without getting lost in the details.

Course Staff

Lisa-Ann-Morris

Lisa started work in the financial markets in 1998, primarily in the treasury dealing rooms at Standard Bank and later Rand Merchant Bank. Specialising in structured derivative products, her main focus was offering foreign exchange derivatives as structured solutions which later broadened into interest rate and commodity derivatives. FX options are her greatest passion. Her workshops are well attended throughout South Africa, Botswana, Kenya and other neighbouring regions.

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