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Financial Derivatives

Financial Derivatives

The seminar Financial Derivatives is organized as an open seminar for employees from different institutions and also as an in-house seminar organized for employees of clients with tailor made requirements.

Objectives of the seminar

In this seminar we describe all key types of financial derivatives and explain their substance and correct use. Attendees are also informed about challenges connected with the use of financial derivatives. Basic financial knowledge is a prerequisite to attend this seminar. For that reason, attendees should be mainly managers from finance, risk management and treasury departments. There are two levels of difficulty of this seminar. Optional advanced seminars focus on pricing methods of financial derivatives with practical examples.

For whom it is intended

The seminar is intended mainly for managers from financial department, risk management and treasury.


Seminar content

  1. Introduction to financial derivatives
  2. FX Derivatives
  3. Interest rate instruments
  4. Pricing of interest rate instruments
  5. Introduction to options
  6. Option payoffs
  7. Analytical option pricing
  8. Option characteristics ("The Greeks")
  9. Other types of options
  10. Other types of derivatives
Currently no open seminar is organized. If you are interested in this topic please contact us and we will be delighted to prepare an in-house seminar for you.


In addition to the seminar Financial Derivatives our company also offers the following supplementary seminars: Credit Derivatives and Commodity Derivatives.