Understanding Currency Course

London Academy of Trading

Program Description

Understanding Currency Course

London Academy of Trading

Our one-day programme gives you a hands-on introduction to the world of FX Hedging solutions and an understanding of how you can use these skills to protect your company from the volatility in the FX market.

You will gain an understanding of the products offered by financial institutions, how to calculate prices and the major market influences that will affect pricing on a day-to-day basis. You will also learn what FX risk is, how to identify it, and how individuals can utilize FX products to ensure they remain adequately hedged against market volatility.

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I learned how to trade the FX markets and speculate its direction while limiting the risks associated with the trading by having an intact trading strategy which I strictly follow.

Seif Sakar, Credit Agricole, Egypt

The programme is taught by Duncan Donald, CEO at LAT. Duncan has had a 20-year career in the FX market running FX Trading teams for the Cooperative Bank and the Bank of Scotland. The course is designed to give you a professional insight into what is required to efficiently hedge exposures. The course is highly interactive, using theoretical lectures and practical examples in real-time.

Our programme is especially suitable for those with financial responsibility within companies with import and export necessities and cross-border exposures.

Course Structure

  • Monday - Friday
  • Based on our city trading floor
  • Monthly intakes

Course Objectives

  • What physical FX is
  • Purpose of the FX Market
  • Identifying and Understanding FX and the Risk Types and Implications of...
  • How Products are Priced from the Buy/Sell Side
  • How to Appropriately Hedge Exposures
  • Understand Trade/Broker Terminology
  • Trade execution
This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated February 8, 2018
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
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Open Enrollment
Duration
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1 day
Full time
Price
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750 GBP
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Locations
United Kingdom - London, England
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Open Enrollment
United Kingdom - London, England
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Monthly intakes.
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Price
Starts from £750.