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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
September 23, 2019
Canada’s dynamic, must-attend CPA event of the year is heading to Montréal with the theme of innovation for sustainability.
October 28, 2019
If you’re a senior financial professional in the public sector or work for a not-for-profit that follows PSAB standards, this annual event in the nation’s capital is the place to be.
November 7, 2019
Join CPA Canada’s Financial Literacy Program in Ottawa, our nation’s capital, as we look at the trends changing the economic landscape and how they will affect how Canadians manage their money.