Accounting for Basic Derivatives

Face-to-face Instructor Led Courses, Finance and Legal, Accountancy

What Is Accounting for Basic Derivatives Training?

The increasing presence of Derivatives (Futures, Options, Swaps, CFDs etc) in Funds (Mutual and Hedge) and other Investment Portfolios is causing considerable problems to Accounting staff. This course provides a focused briefing on basic Accounting for the main Derivatives classes. Practical aspects are reinforced by the numerous exercises included. The course does not cover complex products or advanced Accounting issues.

Who Should Attend

This course is suitable for Accounting staff, Derivatives and Securities Settlement staff, Taxation staff, Risk and Compliance staff, IT executives involved in Accounting and Derivatives systems.

Course Agenda

- Accounting for Interest Rate Futures
- Accounting for Bond Futures
- Exercise on Accounting for Futures
- Swaps Accounting : Fixed v Floating
- Credit Derivatives Accounting
- Exercise on Swaps
- Contracts for Differences accounting
- Equity Index Futures Accounting
- Options - Index and individual Equity
- Options - Bonds
- Exercises on Options
- Currency Futures Accounting.


Available onsite or nationwide at any of over 50 centres, see below our open course availability. Alternatively, call 0844 335 8882.


The Accounting for Basic Derivatives course will be accredited to the latest in recognised certificating award. All successful delegates will also receive an Xyz certificate of attendance. Enrolled subscribers of the National Training Card will also have any certificate, qualification and/or ID card (where applicable) automatically added to their member account.

More Information

Delegates should have a basic Accounting knowledge and a basic understanding of derivatives limited to basic Futures and Options.

Course Availability

Available on client premises as an in-house course or at one of training venues, provided minimum delegate numbers are achieved. Whatever your requirement, simply complete the enquiry form below and we'll send you our quotation by return.

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Accounting for Basic Derivatives
Part of our Accountancy range of training courses

Course Information

  • Course Duration 2 days
  • Max Class Size 12

  • All prices exclude VAT. Discounts available for larger groups & for corporate clients.
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