Sandton, Johannesburg, South Africa Events

Discover a tranquil oasis in the heart of the bustling business and entertainment hub of Gauteng at the Protea Hotel by Marriott Johannesburg Balalaika Sandton. This upscale hotel in Sandton, features two sections, the Balalaika and the Crown Court, each with its own lush, landscaped garden and sparkling swimming pool where guests can relax, unwind...
Basel 3 & Basel 4 Masterclass – Latest Amendments & Updates
Upcoming
29th August 201930th August 2019
Sandton, Johannesburg, South Africa
New Topics Basel IV addresses, amongst other things, standardised approaches to credit risk. These changes to the standardised approach will affect regulatory credit risk regarding loans for secondary properties (i.e. non-primary residences) from 2022 when these new rules take effect. Many South African banks have large mortgage lending books and much of this lending (about...
HR Analytics – Computer-Based Training on Practical HR Metrics Implementation
Upcoming
9th September 201910th September 2019
Sandton, Johannesburg, South Africa
Course Overview The ability to analyse human resources is a key competitive edge in the modern economy. HR is increasingly difficult in an era of talent wars, complex environments and a deluge of information. The ability to apply analysis tools to make sense of it all, and to choose the correct HR responses for their...
Project Finance Best Practice Modelling Course
Upcoming
16th September 201917th September 2019
Sandton, Johannesburg, South Africa
Course Overview The aim of the course is to enable participants to create, use and analyse a project finance model Using a case study approach and proven techniques for best practice modelling, participants will develop a structured, transparent and flexible project finance financial model Calculations cover revenues, operating costs, capital expenditure, depreciation, debt and equity...
IFRS 16 Leases
Upcoming
18th September 201918th September 2019
Sandton, Johannesburg, South Africa
Course Overview IFRS 16 Leases is effective for periods beginning on or after 1 January 2019 and replaces IAS 17 Leases and related interpretations. The new standard introduces a single lessee accounting model to replace the finance and operating lease classification in IAS 17 and results in all leases being recognized on the lessee’s balance...
IFRS 9 Financial Instruments
Upcoming
19th September 201920th September 2019
Sandton, Johannesburg, South Africa
Course Overview IFRS 9 Financial Instruments has been effective for periods beginning on or after 1 January 2018 and replaced IAS 39 Financial Instruments: Recognition and Measurement. It has a logical, principles-based approach to classification of financial assets based on the business model and nature of cash flows. The forward-looking impairment model requires timely recognition,...
Big Data, Machine Learning and AI for Financial Markets
Upcoming
21st October 201922nd October 2019
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
23rd October 201924th October 2019
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....
HR Business Partnering 2.0
Upcoming
18th November 201919th November 2019
Sandton, Johannesburg, South Africa
Course Overview This workshop will focus on the role of the HR Business Partner now and into the future and the broader context impacting on the HR Business Partner and how it shapes the expectations of the role. The workshop will also explore what competencies are required by the HR Business Partner now and into...
Basel Masterclass – The New Regulatory Environment
Upcoming
21st November 201922nd November 2019
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...