Stocks, Bonds, Options / Securities Basics for Lawyers
There are no seminars scheduled for this course at this time. You can find out more information by calling 1.877.647.5460.
Attorneys play a vital role in capital formation and deal structuring for companies of all sizes. This Continuing Legal Education (CLE/MCLE) course is designed to offer attorneys a better understanding of the financial instruments they help structure. Topics covered will include: stocks, bonds, options, futures, and currency markets. The course will also introduce basic concepts of arbitrage in a manner that requires no mathematical background. Additionally, the course will explore these concepts in the context of real cases drawn from recent transactions.
|9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.||
Background on SecuritiesCapital Formation, Securities Classes, Securities and Hedging
|10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.||
StocksStructure, Valuation, Volatility Measures, Bid/Ask, Pricing
|11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.||
BondsStructure, Valuation, Debentures, Coupon vs. Yield, Fixed vs. Floating, High Yield Debt, Pricing
|12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.||
Lunch (on your own)
|1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.||
OptionsStructure, Calls vs. Puts, Options in Hedging, Black-Scholes Model, Pricing
|2:00 p.m - 3:00 p.m||
FuturesCommodities, Cost of Carry, Exchanges, Fair Value, Pricing
|3:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.||
CurrencyCurrency Options, Economic Influences, Pricing
|3:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.||
ArbitrageOption Arbitrage, Currency Arbitrage, Merger Arbitrage, Index Arbitrage, Pricing
|4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.||
Ethical Implications of Insider TradingInsider Trading Defined, Costs Involved, Parties Responsible
No seminars are scheduled for this course at this time.