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Postgraduate Certificate Online

The Mechanics of Derivatives and Financial Products

Middlesex University

4 months
Duration
1999 GBP/full
1999 GBP/full
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About

The Mechanics of Derivatives and Financial Products course is offered in partnership with Middlesex University.

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Overview

What you'll learn in The Mechanics of Derivatives and Financial Products course at Middlesex University

  • The rationale, mechanics and risks/rewards for investors in a variety of financial instruments
  • These include options, futures, swaps, structured products, exchange traded funds and other collective investment vehicles - considered from the perspectives of the hedger, the speculator and, on the sell side, from the perspective of the originators and structurers
  • How these instruments function, the markets and platforms upon which they trade, and the motivations behind the selection of such instruments in constructing an investment portfolio

Postgraduate certificate option

You have the option to receive a postgraduate certificate validated by Middlesex University Business School.

You will need to submit an additional marked assignment of 5000 words, based on a continuing case study that runs throughout the duration of the course.

Programme Structure

Modules include:

  • Equities, Global Equity Markets and Indices
  • Fixed Income Securities
  • Money Market Securities, Foreign Exchange and Settlement
  • Exchange Traded Funds and Collective Investment Schemes
  • Exchange Traded Derivatives: Futures and Options
  • Key Elements of Swaps
  • Risk Management with Derivatives
  • Trading Derivatives, Hedging and Investment Strategies 

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 4 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    1999 GBP/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1999 GBP for the full programme during 4 months.
  • National

    1999 GBP/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1999 GBP for the full programme during 4 months.

Funding

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