Finance Events

Online Microsoft Excel Courses
Upcoming
27th Jul 20201st May 2022
Beginners Excel Course (1h 40m) Introduction to Spreadsheets Part 1 Introduction to Spreadsheets Part 2 Introduction to Lookup Functions Excel Macros Part 1 Pivot Tables 101 Intermediate Excel Course (6h) Auditing Excel Workbooks Automating Financial Statements Benefits/Risks of Office 365 Beyond VLOOKUP Breaking Down Excel Formulas Budget Spreadsheets Chart Speed Tips Conditional Formatting Custom Views...
Mastering Project Finance
Expired
14th May 202015th May 2020
Sandton, Johannesburg, South Africa
Course Outline The aim of the course is to teach participants how to analyse and structure a project finance transaction Using a case study approach, participants will gain deep insights into the various risks throughout the project lifecycle and identify how risks are contractually mitigated Participants will work through key clauses in project and finance...
Basel Masterclass – The New Regulatory Environment
Expired
8th Jun 20209th Jun 2020
Sandton, Johannesburg, South Africa
Course Overview The years since the Global Financial Crisis have been characterised by a period of unprecedented regulatory policymaking and economic change. Basel has materially changed the required level and composition of capital. Of greater significance in South Africa is the impact on liquidity management. Banks must rise to the challenge of optimising their balance...
Lending Principles in Investment Banking
Upcoming
20th Jul 202021st Jul 2020
Sandton, Johannesburg, South Africa
Course Overview This training course on structured and specialised financing techniques will be taught around several major topics employing in-depth analysis of all aspects related to the field. The course has a strong focus on key investment banking concepts as well as on acquisition and leverage finance principles. The focus will also be on identifying...
Best Practices in Credit Parameter Measurement (LGD, EAD, PD)
Expired
22nd Jun 202023rd Jun 2020
Sandton, Johannesburg, South Africa
The practical course is designed for those who need to understand the vagaries of performance metrics and asset allocation in more detail.
Big Data, Machine Learning and AI for Financial Markets
Upcoming
27th Jul 202028th Jul 2020
Sandton, Johannesburg, South Africa
Course Outline Devising and executing on a winning data strategy is as much about the data initiatives your business can support as the technology which would enable them. This workshop introduces participants to the Big Data Canvas, a methodology for ensuring that data strategies remain feasible while pursuing the most valuable outcomes. Course Background With...
Risk Management in the Digital World for Banks and Financial Markets
Upcoming
29th Jul 202030th Jul 2020
Sandton, Johannesburg, South Africa
Course Outline Technological innovations in the digital space have resulted in introduced new complexity and challenges and increased competition for all financial services companies. This workshop introduces participants to recent developments in the Fintech space, the opportunities and threats presented. This workshop also offers a practical approach to managing operational risk in the digital world....
IFRS 9 Financial Instruments
Upcoming
14th Sep 202015th Sep 2020
Sandton, Johannesburg, South Africa
Course Overview IFRS 9 Financial Instruments has a logical, principles-based approach to classification and measurement of financial assets based on the business model and nature of cash flows. The forward-looking impairment model requires timely recognition, and ongoing assessment of expected credit losses. The hedge accounting requirements are principles- based and aligned to common risk management...
IFRS 17 Insurance Contracts
Upcoming
16th Sep 202017th Sep 2020
Sandton, Johannesburg, South Africa
Course Overview This two-day course will focus on accounting for insurance contracts as per IFRS 17 and will also provide an overview of IFRS 9 Financial Instruments for insurers. IFRS 17 was published in May 2017 and is effective for periods beginning on or after 1 January 2022. Though IFRS 9 Financial Instruments is effective...
Model Risk and Model Validation
Upcoming
19th Oct 202020th Oct 2020
Sandton, Johannesburg, South Africa
Course Description Commercial banks have devoted many resources to developing internal models to better quantify their financial risks and assign economic capital. These efforts have been recognised and encouraged by bank regulators. Banks have extended these efforts into the field of credit, market, liquidity and operational risk modelling. However, an important question for both banks...
Basel Masterclass – The New Regulatory Environment
Upcoming
23rd Nov 202024th Nov 2020
Sandton, Johannesburg, South Africa
Course Overview The years since the Global Financial Crisis have been characterised by a period of unprecedented regulatory policymaking and economic change. Basel has materially changed the required level and composition of capital. Of greater significance in South Africa is the impact on liquidity management. Banks must rise to the challenge of optimising their balance...