EMIR is an all-encompassing set of rules that aim to reducing risk, a key element in the EU’s response of the root causes of the financial crisis of 2008.
EMIR obliges a number of market participants to take specific measures to reduce their counterparty risk as well as to disclose to regulatory bodies their exposures on derivatives.
By the end of the programme, participants will:
- Have attained a better understanding of EMIR
- Have an understanding of Clearing Risk Mitigation and Reporting Obligations
- Be able to anticipate upcoming changes to EMIR
- Scope of Application
- Reporting and Clearing Obligations
- Risk Mitigation Techniques for non-cleared derivatives
- Regulators’ reviews of EMIR obligations
- Upcoming changes
The programme is designed to enhance participants’ knowledge over the subject matter and present them with best practices on the relevant topics through presentations, cases studies, examples and discussions.
This programme may be approved for up to 5 CPD units in Financial Regulation. Eligibility criteria and CPD Units are verified directly by your association, regulator or other bodies which you hold membership.
Professionals requiring CPD units to meet the education requirements for CySEC licence renewal, and/or for maintaining other professional memberships/certifications which accept CPD in Financial Regulation, are advised to consider training subjects in categories that indicate CPD training in Financial Regulation.
Who Should Attend
The programme is ideal for Banks, Investment Firms, Fund Managers (inclusive of Self-Managed Funds) and will be of particular benefit to:
- Compliance Officers
- Risk Managers
- Internal Auditors