London

Venue and transport links

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  • Aldgate East
  • The White Chapel Building
    5th floor
    10 Whitechapel High Street
    London
    E1 8QS
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"I like that the public courses are supported by online training. I can learn at my own pace and time, which has helped increase my confidence in the work that I do." ~ research analyst, global financial institution

Who should attend the course?

Experienced Finance Professionals

Working for a leading financial institution means you will be working in a highly competitive environment. In order to stay ahead you will need to keep pace with your colleagues. AMT’s public courses ensure that you maintain and enhance the knowledge and skills you need to continuously deliver a professional level of service to your clients. Hence becoming more effective in the workplace and helping advance your career. Learn or refresh your skills in financial statement analysis, financial modeling and valuation, and stay ahead of the curve.

 

What courses complement this one?

Capital Markets

To get a comprehensive understanding of Capital Markets, study over 2 days:

 

 

Book both Capital Markets courses

Course details

Capital Markets Fundamentals

In this session delegates will cover the main functions of the capital markets. Most importantly, the key investors and investees are covered in detail. Delegates will then examine the life of a corporate and consider the debt and equity funding options that are available.

 

Learning outcomes

  • The role and functioning of capital markets
  • Key capital market participants
    • Investees
    • Investors
  • The corporate lifecycle and its funding options
  • Introduction to Equity Capital Markets
    • Risk and rewards for equity investors
    • Pros and cons of equity finance
    • Return on equity and cost of equity
  • Introduction to Debt Capital Markets
    • Risk reward for debt investors
    • Pros and cons of debt finance
    • Return on debt and cost of debt

Debt Capital Market for Issuers

In this session delegates will cover the main debt products available to corporates. Using a case company, the debt capacity is calculated before different funding options. Both long and short term, and public and private financing options are explored. Finally the bond.

 

Learning outcomes

  • The corporate life cycle and debt financing options
  • Short-term debt funding
    • Overdraft
    • Commercial paper
    • Revolving credit facility
  • Long- term debt funding
    • Bank debt
    • Publicly issued bonds
      • Introduction to credit spreads
    • Privately issued bonds
    • Credit facility agreement term sheets
  • Debt financing as an acquisition currency
    • Bridge finance
  • Debt maturity profiling
  • Bond issuance process
  • Bond accounting and all in cost

Fixed Income Fundamentals

The aim of this session is to provide delegates with an introduction to the underlying mathematics of fixed income. The session does not focus on any particular financial instruments, but develops a comprehensive tool kit that is essential for every professional in the finance sector to understand interest rates and fixed income instruments.

 

Learning outcomes

  • Bonds
    • Basics
    • Pricing
    • Price yield relationship
    • Duration
  • Forward rates
  • Spot rates
  • Yield curves
  • LIBOR


What will you receive on the course?

While this is a face to face training course, a blended learning approach is taken and delegates will be provided with access to AMT Online. Our study materials contain both the knowledge and practice materials required to assist with the learning process and help you in your job role. Course materials include:

 

  • printed course binder with copy of the slides
  • laminated summary sheets
  • 24/7 access to AMT Online (AMTO)
  • class recordings
  • course notes
  • quizzes
  • electronic homework/study files