Global Markets Prodegree is a comprehensive, short-term program that provides aspirants with a thorough understanding of Global Financial Markets, Financial Instruments, Trading Strategies and Risk Management, delivered via interactive simulated trading platforms, and live instructor-led webinars.
15 hours of Videos, 50 hours of Live Webinars
In partnership with MCX, India’s first listed exchange
Live online trading competition that simulates trading strategies
Prepare for MCX Certified Commodity Professional (MCCP) exam
Current and ex Traders with 10+ years of experience as faculty
This program provides comprehensive knowledge on all major asset classes traded on leading global exchanges. Participants will learn about fundamental and technical analysis, futures trading strategies, trading psychology and risk management.
The 65-Hour program is delivered in an entirely online training format with 15 hours of engaging self-paced videos that you watch as per your convenience before attending classes, and 50 hours of live instructor led virtual classes on weekends.
Apart from theoretical learning, we give you access to a state of the art, online trading simulation with real-time prices on global markets. This is a perfect, environment for an aspiring financial market participant to learn and practice trading strategies on multiple asset-classes globally as traded by proprietary trading firms, hedge funds and other financial institutions.
Empower your resume with the industry endorsed Global Markets Prodegree and the optional globally renowned MCX Certified Commodity Professional (MCCP) certification. Both of these well-recognized accreditations help define your capabilities and give you an edge in the highly competitive world of Finance and Capital Markets.
International Certification & Career Assistance
Aside from classroom sessions, our state of the art online portal centralizes learning with 24/7 access to study material, learning aids and tests. Faculty and students spread across locations connect, collaborate and share information, with corrective paths for improved learning.
Module 8 – Commodity Derivatives II: Energy & Metals
Introduction to oil market
Difference between brent crude & WTI
Understanding crude oil in United States & Asia region
Role of OPEC and understanding the oil data report
Natural gas: Supply & demand
Risk management – spreads, storage & basis
Precious metals: Understanding supply & demand
Base Metals: supply & demand
Contango & backwardation
Module 9 – Risk Management, Position Sizing &Trading Psychology
Introduction to risk management, clips & limits
Position sizing & position manager
Trading – the truth behind the myths
The importance of self-confidence
The mathematics of trading success
Planning for trading losses
Making it real
Qualities of a successful trader
Module 10 – Exchange Rules & Regulations & Industry Landscape
Clearing & settlement
Fixed & variable costs
Liquidity and rebate schemes
Choice of clearing member or trading arcade
Software and hardware
Selecting an ISV
Guest lecture: Overview to global ETFs
Module 11 – Job Readiness
Mock interview with domain experts
Our unique training methodology combines classroom topics with live market sessions allowing you to implement your learning on real-time markets prices.
The class sessions are scheduled around the unique timetable of each asset class so you can combine planning and analysis with real-time action when each market is at its peak.
Interact with your instructor during the session as you trade to discuss best of the trading ideas, execution plans and risk management techniques.
You will have access to real-time financial market information, macroeconomic news releases and real-time trading systems in order to execute trades and practice the application of trading strategies.
Understand the trading mechanics of different asset classes on leading global exchanges
Understand how asset prices are affected by key global macro events and human behavior
Evaluate financial securities to determine if a financial asset is under-valued or over-valued
Apply technical indicators, studies and techniques to information from price charts
Develop and apply a structured and consistent trading strategy
Apply learnt knowledge to real-time financial markets trading
The program is co-created with MCX, India’s first listed exchange, and comes with their seal of approval. You will benefit in terms of:
INDUSTRY ENDORSED CURRICULUM
You learn sought after skills and tools through a rigorous case study-based curriculum and hands-on simulations
The program prepares you for MCX Certified Commodity Professional (MCCP) exam, which is an optional add-on certification for Rs 1500/-.
JOINT MCX CERTIFICATION
At the end of the program, you will receive a co-branded Certificate of Completion from Imarticus Learning and endorsed by MCX.
The Multi Commodity Exchange of India Limited (MCX), India’s first listed exchange, is a state-of-the-art, commodity derivatives exchange that facilitates online trading, and clearing and settlement of commodity derivatives transactions, thereby providing a platform for risk management.The Exchange has an extensive national reach, with 671 registered members with its presence in more than 1200 locations across India. MCX is India’s leading commodity derivatives exchange with a market share of 89.93% in terms of the value of commodity futures contracts traded in Q1, FY 2017-18.
Experience a day in the life of a trader through a real-life simulation to sharpen your trading skills and test your ideas risk free. Our state of the art online trading simulation is designed to deepen your knowledge of how Capital Market products operate and behave in the real world to help you make informed and strategic hedging decisions, and lower your transaction costs. Using a combination of theory and a state of the art system that simulates a day in the life of a trader, you can execute your trading strategies on historical data and analyse the performance in a risk free environment.
Features of the Simulator
Real-Time and Historical Data Feeds
Technical Charting and Back-testing Capability
Customised Indicators, Signals and Strategies
Benefits to you
Risk-free practical understanding of Global Capital Markets
Stepping Stone to the Real Markets
Test out your skills with various market data fees and scenarios
Master Global Capital Markets, In Partnership with MCX, India’s First Listed Exchange
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Imarticus provides 100% assistance throughout the program to guide and help navigate ample career options and help you get job ready from day 1.
Refining and polishing the candidate’s resume with insider tips to help them land their dream job
INTERVIEW PREP & MOCK INTERVIEWS
Preparing candidates to ace HR and Technical interview rounds with model interview Q&A
ACCESS TO PLACEMENT PORTAL
Access to all available leads and references from open and private networks on our placement portal
“This is the best online course ever. The study material is simple along with video tutorials. The course fees is very reasonable and the staff are very dedicated. This is a sure shot to achieving your goals.”
Hoshang began his career with TransMarket Group as a Senior Trader, implementing statistical arbitrage and relative value strategies during the financial crisis, after which he joined MLV & Co, an investment bank in New York, as an Equity Research Analyst. He is currently working with Copia Capital management as Quantitative Investment Manager and is responsible for maintaining and enhancing Copia’s quantitative algorithms. Hoshang holds a Master’s in Financial Engineering from UCLA School of Management in Los Angeles, and an MBA from Fordham University in New York. He has over 7 years’ experience in financial markets and is currently pursuing his CFA certification.
Paul Rodrigues is Director at Think Trading and is based out of London. Paul has 20+ years of experience in financial markets, having worked as senior analyst and proprietary trader for NatWest Bank PLC in London. He has also run several courses in technical analysis and trading for proprietary trading firms, banks and universities across London. He has actively lectured globally on the subject of technical analysis and trading and is a frequent commentator on Bloomberg TV, CNBC and Reuters TV, among others.
Darren Chu is the founder at Tradable Patterns and is based out of Singapore. He has 12+ years’ experience working at various international exchanges and brokerage houses such as IntercontinentalExchange | NYSE Liffe and TMX Group | Montreal Exchange. Darren is an active trader and trades across agricultural commodities, energy, commodities and interest rates. He is a frequent guest lecturer at various Canadian universities and holds CFA, FCSI and DMS degrees.
Chintan has 9+ years of experience in trading all major asset classes on leading futures exchanges like CME, ICE, Eurex etc. and has trained more than 70 college graduates, many of whom are successful traders with leading proprietary trading firms today.
He was Head of India for OSTC and Associate Director at Edelweiss in his most recent roles managing the trading desk on global markets. Chintan played a lead role in setting up of a Trading Lab at SP Jain Institute during his time at OSTC and has been a visiting faculty at several other engineering and management institutes.
Harish has around 19 years of diverse experience in Financial Markets Operations, Risk Management and Regulatory Reporting. He has been a part of Strategic Technology Projects as functional SME while working for Organizations like J P Morgan, Lehman Brothers, Nomura and Capgemini. Managing 350+ Full time employees in Investment Research and Investment Banking Operations across different products and markets, has given him an in-depth domain understanding of Global Capital Markets.
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