FPI Approval No: FPI:21050154
FPI 4.5 CPD points
The money market Pricing and Calculations are the base for all other investment vehicles and markets with the added benefit of a low risk and volatility profile.
Most investors and advisors utilize the money market by design and even by default. This is done as a low-risk investment vehicle in uncertain times, ensuring liquidity in portfolios and also achieving the correct blend of risk for an optimal risk-adjusted return profile under most market conditions and risk scenarios. This course is designed to create a better general understanding of money market investments and relevant application areas.
Background – What is the Money Market?
• Specific features of money market instruments
Money Market Instruments:
• Treasury Bills
• South African Reserve Bank Debentures
• Negotiable Certificates of Deposit (NCDs)
• Repurchase Agreements
• Commercial Paper
• Promissory Notes
• Call Bonds
Construction and interpretation of yield curves