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Present value techniques & interest calculations - 2.5 hours

A foundation course that explains interest calculations and present value and why they are important.

It is suitable for those working in or around financial markets who need to know more.

There are simple examples with time for questions and answers.

This course is only available in-house and is suitable for up to 12 people.

This is what is covered:

  • Simple interest
  • Calculation & application
  • Compound interest
  • Calculation & application
  • Discount factors
  • Discount factors, present / future value
  • The zero coupon approach
  • Calculation & application
  • Yield & internal rate of return
  • Calculation & application
  • Valuation of derivatives
  • How discount factors are used to find mark-to-market values
  • Credit spread adjustments

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