Introduction to the Financial Markets Course: Stockholm, Sweden - April 20-21, 2020 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--()--The "Introduction to the Financial Markets" training has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

This course will give you a general introduction to the financial market in Sweden. You will learn about the various participants in the financial market; i.e. Riksbanken, the banks, the insurance companies, mortgage banks, Euroclear Sweden and the stock exchange. You will learn about the stock, bond, money- and FX-market.

Course description

  • The nature of the financial markets
  • The role of OMX
  • Riksbanken
  • Riksgldskontoret
  • Conventions on the market
  • The money market
  • The FX market
  • The bond market
  • The equity market
  • Relevant risk figures

Key Topics Covered:

April 20, 2020

09.00 Welcome and introduction

09.15 The Nature of the Financial Markets

  • What is the prime objective of the financial markets?
  • Who needs capital?
  • Swedish investors -who are they and what are their motives?
  • The role of the exchange (OMX)
  • The role of the banks and life insurance
  • The role of Riksbanken and Riksgldskontoret

11.00 The Money Market

  • How do we define the money market?
  • Who is active in the money market?
  • Money market conventions
  • Which products are traded?
  • Deposits, FRAs, repo's, T/N swaps
  • Riksbankens leading interest rates

12.00 Lunch

13.00 The Money Market

14.00 The Market of Foreign Exchange (FX)

  • What affects the exchange rate?
    • The purchasing power parity
    • The interest rate parity
  • The spot and forward market
  • FX market conventions
  • FX forwards, FX options, FX swaps
  • The recent turbulence in the FX markets

16.00 End of day 1

April 21, 2020

09.00 Recap

09.30 The Bond Market

  • The role of the bond market
  • The international bond markets
  • The Swedish bond market
  • Issuers of bonds
  • Bond investors
  • Bond markets conventions
  • Bond types
  • How to determine the yield to maturity
  • Is the yield-to-maturity a return measure?
  • Clean price, dirty price, and accrued interest
  • What affects the bond price?

12.00 Lunch

13.00 The Bond Market

14.00 The Stock Market

  • The role of the stock market
  • Cash flow differences between stocks and bonds
  • Stocks on OMXnInitial Public Offering (IPO)
  • Corporate actions
  • Company valuation
  • Understanding the annual report
  • The balance sheet
  • Relevant key figures
    • Price/Earnings, Price/Book, Earnings/Share

16.00 End of course and evaluation

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Contacts

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Contacts

ResearchAndMarkets.com
Laura Wood, Senior Press 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