Interest Rate Risk Course

Understand and respond to the interest rate risk in your business. This course is aimed at non-financial corporations.

IS THE INTEREST RATE RISK COURSE RIGHT FOR YOU?

This course is for CFOs, treasurers, treasury teams, dealing room staff in non-financial corporations and for anyone involved in:

  • any aspect of interest rate risk management
  • building spreadsheet models incorporating interest rates
  • involved in broad corporate strategic management
  • in any role where interest rates are a factor in commercial decision making

WHAT WILL YOU GAIN FROM THE INTEREST RATE RISK COURSE?

This interest risk management course will give you:

  • a good understanding of the many different aspects of interest rate risk and how it affects firms in different sectors.
  • an understanding of the yield curve as well as some aspects of the measurement of interest rate risk
  • an understanding of the instruments available to respond to interest rate risk
  • an understanding of the possible responses to interest rate risk and setting objectives

There will be some modelling carried out on this course.

INTEREST RATE RISK COURSE STRUCTURE

Interest rate risk

  • What is interest rate risk
  • Whose risk is interest rate risk
  • Case studies in different forms of risk
  • Interest rates in pricing

The world of of interest rates

  • The yield curve
  • Forward rates
  • Real and nominal rates

Measurement

  • Duration, convexity, volatility
  • PV01, DV01
  • Models for risk measurement

Instruments

  • Swaps, options and collars
  • FRAs
     

Responses to interest rate risk

  • Setting objectives
  • Responses in different case studies
WHAT YOU GET ON THE DAY
Join us for a truly inspiring training session. Training courses are delivered a safe environment for you to ask questions and learn practical skills you can immediately apply back in the work place. You’ll meet like-minded people and hopefully make some great contacts too. And we’ll look after you from the word go, offering booking, travel or accommodation advice and a warm welcome on the day.
FRIENDLY

We’re committed to making you feel welcome, you only need to ask

CATERED

From great food to stationery we’ve got it covered

PRACTICAL

Useful handouts are supplied so you can refer back at any time

MEET YOUR TRAINERS

Photo: ACT trainer: Will SpinneyWill Spinney, FCT

Will Spinney has been a practising treasurer for nearly 25 years, working for companies including Johnson Matthey, Eaton Corporation and Invensys plc. His experience with these companies covered all aspects of treasury including financial risk management, cash management, extensive financings and pension investment strategies. He has been involved with education and training with the ACT for several years – writing resources, running training courses and as a member of examination boards. He is a current Fellow and employee of the ACT.


Sachin Bathia & Kieran Clyde, PMC Treasury

PMC Treasury is a global consultancy that has been providing financial risk management and operational treasury services to private equity, infrastructure funds and corporates for over 25 years.  PMC offers clarity, guidance, expert knowledge and a practical approach in the management of Interest Rates, Foreign Exchange, Cash, Banking and Commodities.

Sachin Bathia and Kieran Clyde are senior consultants in the Risk Management team. They handle all aspects of interest rate management for clients on a daily basis - from the definition of an appropriate strategy, through to the execution. Prior to working at PMC, Sachin was in the Institutional Rate Sales team at HSBC, and Kieran a Senior Derivatives Dealer at RBS.”

BUY YOUR INTEREST RISK MANAGEMENT COURSE

Dates and location:

14 September 2017, London

Fees:

ACT members, students and CPD accredited employers: £750 + VAT

Other treasury/accountancy body members: £800 + VAT

Non-members: £850 + VAT

Discounts:

Early bird discounts - book four weeks before to save 15% on the course fee *

Group discounts - if three or more people from the same organisation book onto any ACT training course, they qualify for 25% off the combined course fee *

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BOOKING FOR YOUR TEAM?

We can also deliver this interest rate risk training course to companies with teams that are interested in taking the course, tailoring it to your business needs. Find out more about in-company solutions here.