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This course offers an introduction to the fundamental concepts of financial risk, its sources and various strategies for effective financial risk management.
Financial risk is the probability of loss arising from adverse events that occur in financial markets.
This course will provide an understanding of the financial risks inherent in your own firm or client organization. Learn how to identify potential financial risks and understand which strategies are best used to mitigate them — an invaluable skill set for approaching the various financial challenges of business today.
Additional options and pricing may be available. See pricing and registration for more details.
This course is self-contained but includes numerous links for further information.
An appendix is included that features a list of additional financial risk management resources, such as links to the Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions (OSFI) guidelines, associations and other online resources.
Module 1: Financial Risk
• What is financial risk?• How does financial risk arise?• Risk management as a process
Module 2: Types of financial risk
• introduction• foreign exchange risk• interest rate risk• credit risk• operational risk• other risks
Module 3: Managing FX and interest rate market risks
• introduction• foreign exchange risk• interest rate risk
Module 4: Other risks and management issues
• introduction• credit risk• operational risk• management• summary
Learn the basics of foreign exchange risk management.
Member Development and Support
It’s said that a crisis brings out the best in people and, in most cases, that’s true. But there is a dark side to tough times, as fraudsters prey on people who are uncertain and looking for easy answers.
March 18, 2020
The federal government’s actions and fiscal support to address the widespread and devastating economic fallout of the COVID-19 pandemic are welcomed by Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada (CPA Canada).
Listen to this special edition Practitioner’s Pulse webinar where we answer some frequently asked questions around practice management issues and some key financial reporting and auditing implications of COVID-19.