Intro to Derivatives Workshop

Derivatives are an established and essential component of global financial markets. Focusing on options and warrants, this comprehensive workshop discusses how and why derivatives are used for leverage and/or to manage risk. Key concepts are explained through worked examples, under the guidance of an experienced practitioner.


Practitioner Member: $440.00
Organisation Member: $485.00
Non-Member: $525.00

Face-to-face learning

The workshop is based on face-to-face learning and involves a mix of presentation, case studies and scenario-based discussion.

Learning outcomes

Attendees will expect to walk away with a solid understanding of the following:

  • Introduction to derivatives
  • Options
  • Warrants and other equity derivatives
  • Derivatives trading and clearing
  • Legal and tax considerations

Who should attend the workshop?

The workshop is designed for individuals who are Stockbrokers, Financial Advisers, Desk Assistants and others in sales and marketing, compliance, HR, IT and other supporting roles looking to develop their industry knowledge.

This 4 hour workshop is also ideal preparation for Accredited Derivatives Adviser Level 1 – ADA1 candidates.

Is there any assumed pre-requisite knowledge for attendees?

There is no assumed knowledge for participants of this workshop.

Will attendees receive any Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hours for attending the workshop?

Yes, 4 CPD hours will be offered to attendees. The 4 hours may be allocated in the following FASEA CPD areas (note: only 4 hours may be claimed):

  • Technical competence
  • Regulatory compliance and consumer protection
  • General

All attendees will receive a CPD Certificate.

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