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Bonds and Fixed Income

  • Overview

    This course covers the main debt products available to corporates and their related markets.  Coverage begins with the basics of capital markets and then expands to the different types of bonds as well as swaps.  Coverage includes yield curves and their development and use.  Both long and short term, and public and private financing options are explored.  The bond issuance process and key documentation are discussed in the context of corporate debt offerings.  A toolkit of basic pricing mathematics is provided as well as building and pricing plain vanilla swaps. This course is key to your understanding the basic instruments of this marketplaces and their uses.


    After this course participants will be able to:

    • The range of bond instruments
    • Yield curve analytics and development
    • Pricing and trading Fixed Incomes
    • How Interest rate swaps are priced
    • Bond trading and portfolio applications
    • Repo markets

    Who Should Attend?

    • Finance and Accounting staff
    • Corporate Risk managers
    • Brokers & Dealers
    • Fund Managers
    • Sales Managers
    • Portfolio Managers


    Your boilerplate.


  • Day 1

    Bond Markets from a Corporate Perspective

    • The corporate lifecycle and debt financing options
    • Short-term debt funding
    • Long- term debt funding
    • Publicly issued bonds
    • Introduction to credit spreads
    • Privately issued bonds
    • Credit facility agreement term sheets
    • Debt financing as an acquisition currency
    • Bridge finance
    • Debt maturity profiling
    • Bond issuance process
    • Bond accounting and all-in-cost

    Case Study: Comparing different present value methods for pricing

    Bond Markets from a Corporate Perspective

    • The corporate lifecycle and debt financing options
    • Short-term debt funding

    Day 2

    Risk: Using an Intuitive View of Probability Theory

    • What does risk look like?
    • What is the nature of the economic system that causes volatility?
    • A little math to clear things up

    Case Study and Q&A to conclude



  • Our Tailored Learning Offering

    Do you have five or more people interested in attending this course? Do you want to tailor it to meet your company’s exact requirements? If you’d like to do either of these, we can bring this course to your company’s office. You could even save up to 50% on the cost of sending delegates to a public course and dramatically increase your ROI.

    If you want to run this course at a location convenient to you or if you want a completely customised learning solution, we can help.

    We produce learning solutions that are completely unique to your business. We’ll guide you through the whole process, from the initial consultancy to evaluating the success of the full learning experience. Our learning specialists ensure you get the maximum return on your training investment.

  • We have a combined experience of over 60 years providing learning solutions to the world’s major organisations and are privileged to have contributed to their success. We view our clients as partners and focus on understanding the needs of each organisation we work with to tailor learning solutions to specific requirements.

    We are proud of our record of customer satisfaction. Here is why you should choose us to help you achieve your goals and accelerate your career:

    • Quality – our clients consistently rate our performance ‘excellent’ or ‘outstanding’. Our average overall score awarded to us by our clients is nine out of ten.
    • Track record – 10/10 of the world’s largest banks have chosen us as there training provider and we have delivered training across the largest banks and have trained over 25,000 professionals.
    • Knowledge – our 100+ strong team of industry specialist trainers are world leading financial leaders and commentators, ensuring our knowledge base is second to none.
    • Reliability – if we promise it, we deliver it. We have delivered over 25,000 events both in person and online, using simultaneous translation to delegates from over 99 countries.
    • Recognition – we are accredited by the British Accreditation Council and the CPD Certification Service. In an independent review by Feefo we scored 4.2/5 on service and 4.7/5 on Coursecheck
This course can be run as an In-house or Tailored Learning programme


  • Mark Holder


    Dr. Mark Holder is a consultant in financial markets, providing services to leading global Investment Banks, Exchanges, and Commodity Firms.  He is also a lead partner for a proprietary trading firm located in Hong Kong.  He has prior experience as the Director of Research and Product Development at two Exchanges, as well as Managing Director for a leading financial training company.  His background also includes 14 years of teaching experience at the masters and PhD levels.  While at the university he was the Chairman of the Department of Finance and Program Director of the Master Science in Financial Engineering program.   Dr. Holder has designed and conducted training programs for a wide range of clients including Goldman Sachs, Merrill Lynch, Barclays, Reuters, Dubai Financial Services Authority, CSRC, Guotai Junan, Aberdeen Asset Management and many other leading financial institutions for the past 15 years. These programs have covered a wide variety of topics, including Derivatives, Risk Management and Financial Modeling, for audiences such as Analysts and Associates to Managing Directors and Vice Chairs. He has also offered courses for Practical Training requirements and client-based courses as well.   Dr. Holder is also an accomplished author.  His publication record includes more than 50 articles in leading journals.  He was the Editor of the journal Review of Futures Markets, a leading academic journal covering the field of derivatives and markets for over 10 years. Mark has significant prior experience working in fixed incomes and derivatives from the CBOT and as a trader. He has firsthand knowledge of market practices and operations.  His evaluations show he can convey this information is an intuitive way to participants to maximize their understanding and knowledge.