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Operational Risk

Operational Risk Training Course

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Jun 20—21
2 days
London, United Kingdom
GBP 2399 ≈USD 3054
GBP 1199 per day
Nov 25—26
2 days
London, United Kingdom
GBP 2399 ≈USD 3054
GBP 1199 per day


Measuring and managing operational risk effectively is no easy task. Banks and other financial institutions are still facing enormous challenges trying to develop and implement a thorough operational risk management system. Bank defaults, insurance company failures and the big corporate disasters have been making the headlines for too long.

To keep you ahead of the latest market developments, IFF has created this practical course, which will explore the techniques to review, manage and account successfully for operational risk. Hands-on and case-study-based, this course will provide delegates with a whole set of tools to design efficient internal control mechanisms that help to prevent mismatching of trades and tracking errors. It will also illustrate how to apply data integration methods to centralise and clarify management information systems.


  • Identify and define the boundaries of operational risk
  • Understand specific risks in financial institutions and their impact on operational efficiency
  • Assess risks and their potential impact
  • Identify solutions and tackle line management, internal control and the effect of human error
  • Create a workable operational risk framework
  • Analyse the potential operational risks of distributed ledgers
  • Overcome of the operational risk issues in the market infrastructure such as CSDR etc

How You Will Learn

Hands-on and case study-based course that will keep you ahead of the latest market developments

Practical workshops and case studies include: Analysing the operational risks in project management; Managing operational risk in a personnel issue; Utilising risk measurement techniques; Rogue trading and fraud; Developing an operational risk management framework


The course director has been involved in the financial markets for over 30 years during which time he has worked in a variety of roles within fund management, operations, and investment banking.His experience covers both front office and operations functions, having held positions as Director of ...


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