Finance & Accounting

Derivatives – CFA Smart Tips To Pass Your Level 1 Exam

Pricing & Valuing Derivatives Contracts, Swap & Futures Contracts, Long & Short Calls, Options, Puts, Parity & Strikes

What you’ll learn

  • Understand the Basics of Derivative Contracts
  • Pricing a Derivative Contract
  • Valuing a Derivative Contract
  • Difference Between Pricing and Valuing a Derivative Contract
  • Basics Forward Contracts
  • Basics of Future Contracts
  • Basics of Swap Contracts
  • Basics of Option Contracts
  • Option Greeks
  • Put-Call Parity

Requirements

  • There are no prerequisites.
  • Financial Calculator Texas Instruments BA II Plus is required

Description

  • Get instant access to a 14 page CFA Derivatives Workbook as well as Derivatives worksheets for the lessons so you can follow along, download and keep for reference
  • Introduce yourself to our community of CFA and Derivatives students in this course and tell us your goals
  • Encouragement and celebration of your progress every step of the way: 25% > 50% > 75% & 100%
  • Over 4 hours of clear and concise step-by-step CFA / Derivatives instructions, lessons, and engagement
  • CFA  Knowledge Checks to assess your knowledge and skills

The CFA isn’t hard

It’s HOW you prepare for it that makes it hard.

Most prep material providers use a linear teaching system… You must read through pages, drowning in content and details, making it extremely difficult to remember what you are expected to do on exam day.

Understand in a few hours concepts you’ve been struggling with for weeks if not months

No mock exams or formula sheets inside. You will get powerful videos giving you sharp, concise, and straight-to-the-point explanations that will help you make the most out of the material you have (whatever it is) and get laser-focused on what’s essential on exam day.

Contents and Overview

You’ll start with Introduction to Derivatives; Basics of Pricing a Derivatives Contract; Basics of Valuing a Derivatives Contract; Forward Contracts: Understanding the Basic Concepts; Swap Contracts: Understanding the Basic Concepts; Future Contracts: Understanding the Basic Concepts.

We will also cover Option Contracts: Understanding the Basic Concepts; Call and Put Options: Strike Rate, Exercise Price, Spot Rate, Premium; Call Option: Profit, Loss, and Breakeven with Diagram; Profit and Loss Diagram for Long Call, Short Call, Long Put, and Short Put.

Then, Giving preview on last lesson and discussing what impacts option on pricing; Greeks: Factors that Determine the Value of an Option; What is Put-Call Parity ? Understand the Basic Concept; Understanding Protective Put, Fiduciary Call, and Synthetic Options.

We made difficult topics easy and easy topics easier.​

Tackling the CFA’s vast curriculum can be an absolute mountain to climb, but we definitely made the material much more accessible and the whole preparation process much easier. This online revision course compresses difficult and complex subjects into memorable and easy-to-understand concepts. We managed to keep such a long and dense curriculum approachable and interesting. You will watch straight-to-the-point and enjoyable videos so you can learn key material while relaxing after (or before) a full day’s work.

100% focussing on the hardest areas you are struggling with right now.

We break down complex study content into easy-to-understand concepts so you will be able to get to grips with content that had previously seemed impossible in self-study. By focusing on key areas and linking theoretical concepts to reality, your understanding of the different concepts will significantly increase. We give you strategies that will help you understand the most complex area of the program and transform the complex study into easy-to-understand stuff. We provide you with a unique and unparalleled ability to transpose complex and difficult topic areas into easy-to-understand building blocks.

What you’ll learn

  • Understand the Basics of Derivative Contracts
  • Pricing a Derivative Contract
  • Valuing a Derivative Contract
  • Difference Between Pricing and Valuing a Derivative Contract
  • Basics Forward Contracts
  • Basics of Future Contracts
  • Basics of Swap Contracts
  • Basics of Option Contracts
  • Option Greeks
  • Put-Call Parity

Focus your limited time on the areas that really matter, gain laser- focus and understand key concepts in less than 28 days

We can help you cover a lot of material in a relatively short amount of time without compromising on quality and understanding. We do more than just go through the materials and explain concepts… we provide you with studying techniques, revision strategies, and time-saving creative methodologies to help you maximize the time you have to spend mastering this curriculum. What you will get are powerful videos giving you sharp, concise, and straight-to-the-point explanations that will allow you to connect the right dots in no time and truly accelerate your understanding of the most tricky parts of the program so you get laser-focused on what’s essential on exam day.

A unique Teaching Style you can recall even years after your exam.

The Visual Method we’re going to introduce to you is much easier to understand compared to the textbooks. By combining mnemonic devices, clever Tips & Tricks, analogies, storytelling, colorful schemes, acronyms, and mnemonics (all with good humor), you will learn and retain the syllabus easily, in a fun, informative, and engaging way. This will help you sit for the exam with confidence, knowing that you can visually recall everything…

You’ll get premium support and feedback to help you become more confident with CFA Derivatives!

We can’t wait to see you in the course!

Enroll now, and we’ll help you improve your CFA skills!

Peter and Jhan

Who this course is for:

  • People preparing the topic area ‘Derivatives’ for the CFA Level 1 Exam

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