Introductory Repo Market Course (Central London, United Kingdom - May 16, 2017) - Research and Markets

DUBLIN--()--Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "The Repo Market" conference to their offering.

This 1 day course is designed for delegates who are either new to the business of bond repurchase agreements (repos) or want to refresh their knowledge. You will learn how repos are priced, settled and why they are transacted by different participants in the market, including pension funds, hedge funds, market makers and derivatives users. You will also learn about bonds and key money market operations.

You will have a chance to explore applications of repos for risk management, speculation and arbitrage purposes with a particular emphasis on the relationship between the bond repo market and derivatives such as swaps and exchange traded bond futures.

By the end of this course you will:

- Understand the repo market, its main players and types of transactions

- Explore the cash flows associated with different repo transactions

- Learn about different repo applications including yield curve trading, matched book trading and basis trading with futures

- Be able to identify and assess the risks arising from using repo and how to minimise the exposure to those risks

- Explore the recent market trends, the impact of the crisis and future developments

Main Topics Covered During This Training

- The repo in the context of the money markets

- Bond market overview

- The repo market: main participants & market size

- Repo instrument explained

- The mechanics of repo agreements

- Pricing and settlement

- Use or repo by different market participants

For more information about this conference visit http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/gsw5sr/the_repo_market

Contacts

Research and Markets
Laura Wood, Senior Manager
press@researchandmarkets.com
For E.S.T Office Hours Call 1-917-300-0470
For U.S./CAN Toll Free Call 1-800-526-8630
For GMT Office Hours Call +353-1-416-8900
U.S. Fax: 646-607-1907
Fax (outside U.S.): +353-1-481-1716

Contacts

Research and Markets
Laura Wood, Senior Manager
press@researchandmarkets.com
For E.S.T Office Hours Call 1-917-300-0470
For U.S./CAN Toll Free Call 1-800-526-8630
For GMT Office Hours Call +353-1-416-8900
U.S. Fax: 646-607-1907
Fax (outside U.S.): +353-1-481-1716