Dr Walter Brägger has been training financial professionals around the world in financial products and risk management for more than 20 years. He began his career in 1996 at SBC Warburg in Zurich, followed by ten years at UBS Investment Bank in London. After founding the UBS Business University in 2010, he became global head of the cross-divisional finance and risk faculty. In 2013, he founded NoscoPartners AG, a Swiss-based company with international financial expertise.
The course focuses on the functioning of derivatives markets in both exchange-traded and over-the-counter derivatives as well as the respective financial instruments. Participants will learn how to analyze and value derivatives. From their market assessment, they will be able to derive hedging, trading and arbitrage strategies and use them in a portfolio context.