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Join Amplify at the University of Edinburgh Business School for an intensive five-day internship experience in finance. You will receive the same renowned practical financial markets training delivered to the world’s largest financial institutions.

All training is delivered by experienced industry professionals using our world-class simulations to give hands-on training in different financial roles.

Gain experience in contemporary financial markets from the reference point of an asset manager, investment bank sales trader, market maker, hedge fund trader and the investment banking division (IBD).

This practical programme is designed to help you find, and secure, your suited career path in the financial industry.


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Deutsche Börse Group

Certified Derivatives Trader

Next dates

Nov 11—Dec 17, 2019
5 days
London, UK
GBP 2650 ≈USD 3219
GBP 530 per day


One program - two qualifications

This certificate program trains participants in derivatives trading completely. It qualifies you not only for trading on Eurex, one of the world's leading derivatives exchanges, the program is also accredited by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) and gives you entrance to the U.K. derivatives market.

Furthermore participants can book a web based training program which gives an ovierview about the trading functionalities of Eurex. By means of interactive exercises they learn the most important functions of the trading system. By attending the certificate course, passing the final examination and completion of the web based training program, participants gain the professional knowledge and practical experience required for admission to exchange trading at Eurex.

Only participants who have attended the one-week course are allowed to take the final exam “Certified Derivatives Trader". Participation in the course must not exceed 6 months.

In addition participants may complete CISI examinations to achieve the authorisation as Retail Investment Advisers in Derivatives from the U.K. regulator, the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), in respect of the Retail Distribution Review ("RDR").

The course covers following topics, for a detailed description please have a look on the brochure "Certified Derivatives Trader"


Day 1

  • Derivatives Market Overview
  • Market Participants
  • Underlying Markets
  • Exchange-traded Futures

Day 2

  • OTC Derivatives
  • Trading, hedging and investing strategies
  • Clearing
  • Margining derivatives
  • Role of Clearing Member and CCP
  • Delivery and Settlement

Day 3

  • Portfolio Research and Construction
  • Investment Selection and Administration
  • Regulatory requirements
  • Options

Day 4

  • Relationships
  • Pricing
  • Sensitivities

Day 5

  • Eurex Strategy Master
  • Directional Strategies
  • Volatilities Strategies
  • Hedge Ratios

This course is a five day seminar, the end date below shows the date the examination.

Who should attend

The certificate programme is aimed at new staff members of derivatives trading desks in banks and trading firms, as well as private investors and students with appropriate previous experience.


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