This Repo course examines the core concepts of short-term funding. We will look at the different types of Repos, alongside who would use them and why, while assessing the risks of the trade along the way. From the nuances of what motivates a Repo trade, to how to calculate payments, we will go through the broadest concept to the smallest detail.
This Repo course will give you a practical understanding of how the Repo market allows financial institutions that own large volumes of securities to borrow cheaply, while simultaneously allowing others that hold excess cash to earn small returns with low risk.
Major learning outcomes of this course include being able to:
CFI’s Capital Markets & Securities Analyst (CMSA)® program covers all the basic, intermediate, and advanced topics about sales and trading, investment banking, and asset management. This program immerses you in the content you would be exposed to, and the knowledge you would learn through peers, in the first few years of a capital markets role. This course is ideal for students who want to learn about the short-term funding space in capital markets. The program is completely online so you can take it at your own pace, from anywhere in the world.
Common career paths for students who take the CMSA® are Sales & Trading, Origination, Asset Management, Wealth Management, Treasury, Risk Management, and other Capital Markets careers.
This Repo (Repurchase Agreements) course is perfect for anyone looking to build a fulsome knowledge of Capital Markets. This course is designed to help those who are interested in careers in portfolio management, as well as sell-side trading, develop an understanding of how financial institutions use their assets to borrow and lend cheaply and efficiently.
This course explores concepts that will be useful for beginner and intermediate level Capital Markets professionals, or business and finance students seeking to better understand money market products.
6 courses from beginner to intermediate level.01 Optional
8 courses from beginner to intermediate level.02 Required
21 courses in advanced and intermediate levels.03 Required
Submit your CMSA® checklist and order your certificate.04 Required
Get access to the Global Corporate Finance Society.05 Optional
Capital Markets & Securities Analyst (CMSA)® courses are offered 100% online, allowing you the flexibility to start the Capital Markets & Securities Analyst (CMSA)® program anytime and learn when it’s most convenient for you.
The program is a part of the All Access Subscription, which includes all programs and courses.
CFI courses are designed by instructors with over 21 years of financial analyst training experience.