Financial Market Foundations


Our financial markets foundation courses are the perfect place to start when learning about how the various components of the capital markets operate. From a helicopter view of the major asset classes that compose the capital markets, to courses that give you a thorough grounding in debt capital markets, fixed income and securities and derivatives operations, this section of our portfolio is designed for those who want a comprehensive look at the fundamentals of these topics.

All of our foundational level courses are equivalent to 24 Learning Hours as per CPD requirements. ICMA is an accredited CPD provider and our courses can be attributed towards your internal CPD requirements.

Foundation
Financial Markets Foundation Qualification (FMFQ)
The FMFQ is an introductory level programme intended for anyone entering a career in the financial markets. 
Foundation
Introduction to Primary Markets Qualification (IPMQ)
An overview of the key parties in the primary market and their roles in raising or providing financing.
Foundation
Introduction to Bond Markets Qualification (IBMQ)
This certified course offers a broad overview of global bond markets and fixed income analysis.
Foundation
Securities Operations Foundation Qualification (SOFQ)
This course aims to develop a thorough understanding of securities operations-related concepts in debt and equity markets.
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