Transitioning from Ibor to Risk Free-Rates

An important course for anyone wanting to keep up with many aspects of the Ibor transition in North America


Transitioning from Ibor to Risk-Free Rates

June 2020, Online

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The Ibor series continues with a new course focusing on the transition from Libor to SOFR. Attendees will gain detailed insight into a wide range of areas that will be affected by the SOFR and SONIA transition including necessary operational changes, accounting implications and a market update. This is an opportunity to discuss working methods and challenges with other experienced professionals.

What will you learn?
  • An update of the current state of the IBOR transition

  • Specific case study on the SOFR transition

  • What are the accounting implications that must be considered

  • An understanding of the market changes

  • How the change impacts risk management

  • Methods for operational preparation

  • How to build a Ibor transition programme

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Who should attend?

This course has been designed for anyone in financial services who is working in, and affected by the transition to risk free rates. Relevant departments may include but are not limited to: 

  • Financial markets

  • Regulation

  • Counterparties

  • Risk managers

  • Derivatives

  • Market infrastructure and policy 

  • IBOR transition

  • Benchmark and control

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Course highlights
  • Overview of Ibor, risk free rates 

  • Case study: SOFR transition

  • Libor transition cascade scenario – the reality 

  • Accounting implications 

  • Impacts on risk management and risk control 

  • Operational preparation and transition checklist

  • Fallback provisions 

  • Building your Ibor programme 

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Pricing options

We offer flexible pricing options for this course to help you budget your participation:

  • Early bird rates can save you up to $400

  • Group 3for2 rates can save you $2000

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CPD / CPE Accreditation


CPD Accreditation

This course is CPD (Continued Professional Development) accredited and will allow you to earn up to 8 credits. One credit is awarded for every hour of learning at the event.

CPE Member

CPE Accreditation

This course is CPE (Continuing Professional Education) accredited and will allow you to earn up to 8 credits. One credit is awarded for every hour of learning at the event in accordance with the standards of the National Registry of CPE Sponsors.

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