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Professional Equities Index and Single Stock Futures Trading


Course Dates: 4 & 11 September 2021 (2 Days, Interactive Virtual Classroom Setting)
(Closing date for registration: 30 August 2021)

Time:
9.30am – 5.00pm

Course Fee: S$2,000.00 (inclusive of GST)

Fees after 90% IBF-STS Enhanced Funding Scheme:
Company-Sponsored – S$317.76*
Self-Sponsored Individuals – S$200.00*

This course has been accredited under the Skills Framework for Financial Services and is eligible for funding under the IBF Standards Training Scheme (IBF-STS), subject to all eligibility criteria being met. Candidates are advised to assess the suitability of the course and its relevance to participants’ business activities or job roles.

IBF-STS provides 90% course fee subsidy for direct training costs subject to a cap of S$7,000 per candidate per course subject to all eligibility criteria being met.

  • Eligible company-sponsored and self-sponsored individuals will be required to pay course fees net of enhanced course fee subsidies and the IBF Credit, subject to the prevailing grant cap.

* The eligibility for the IBF-STS Enhanced Funding Scheme are:

  • Singapore Citizens or Singapore Permanent Residents that are physically based in Singapore.
  • Successfully completed the course and passed the assessment with a minimum grade of 70%.
  • Be always visible in the video recording of the course.

You will not be eligible for the course fee subsidy if you drop out halfway through the course or did not pass your assessment. SGX Academy is entitled to claw back the course fee subsidy and IBF Credit from you.

Introduction
This professional training programme aims to equip participants with in-depth understanding on how derivatives are traded on the exchange, and acquire the core financial technical trading and risk management techniques used by professional proprietary/individual traders.

To gain maximum benefits from the course, you are strongly recommended to have a trading account before attending the class.

Target Audience

  • Proprietary trading personnel at financial institutions
  • Treasury personnel
  • Proprietary trading groups and individuals
  • Bank relationship managers, investment consultants and financial advisors
  • Individuals seeking to get started in professional derivatives trading

Duration
12 hours, comprising of the following:

  • Classroom training: 11.5 hours
  • Assessment: 0.5 hours

After-Course Support (One-Month Support After the Course)
This comprehensive training programme comes with an after-course support, which includes:

  • Weekly week-end Facebook updates, counter-checking whether you have:
    • Correctly established the General Big Direction of the market;
    • Identified the short-term changes that have taken place; and
    • Properly set up the trade plans.
  • Twice weekly weekday reviews of selected trade setups and sample executions

Key Learning Outcomes
At the end of the program, Participants will acquire the abilities to:

  • Define technical analysis techniques
  • Monitor frameworks for technical analysis and review effectiveness of policies and procedures
  • Drive changes to technical analysis approaches
  • Operationalize technical analysis process
  • Evaluate balanced technical analysis approaches with risk thresholds

Please click here for the programme brochure.

Trainer’s Profile
Tom Yuen
(YCK – Tom’s Trading Symbol on SIMEX) is a futures trader with extensive system-based trading and execution experience, and has a strong background in quantitative technical analysis. His futures trading experience spans over 20 years with the first 13 years as a floor/pit trader with Singapore International Monetary Exchange (SIMEX), now known as SGX-DT.

Click here to read more.

IBF Standards Training Scheme (IBF-STS)
This programme has been accredited under the IBF Standards, and is eligible for funding under the IBF Standards Training Scheme (IBF-STS), subject to all eligibility criteria being met.

Candidates are advised to assess the suitability of the programme and its relevance to participants’ business activities or job roles.

Under the Enhanced Funding Support for IBF-STS and IBF Credit, MAS will enhance course fee subsidies for locals attending accredited or recognised courses up to 90%.

Click here to read more.

Terms and Conditions

Registration
Click on the “Register” button to register online. There are 2 options for payment:

  1. PayPal (Credit Cards)
  2. Offline Payment (Bank Transfer)

You will receive an email with the subject title: “Acknowledgement of registration” upon completion of registration.

Bank account details as follows:

Bank Name: OCBC
Bank Account Name: Salmon Thrust PTE Ltd – SGX Academy
Bank Account No.: 601-249881-001

  • Please state your name and registration ID on the comment
  • Email the transaction reference ID together with the programme details to register@sgxacademy.com 
  • Bank transfer must be made within 3 business days of the registration to confirm your enrolment for the course. The slot will be released without notice if payment is not made within 3 business days.

Enrolment is contingent upon receipt by Singapore Exchange of the full payment and subject to seat availability. A confirmation email will be sent 5 business days before the course commences.

Changes
Singapore Exchange reserves the right to make changes to the time, date, syllabus, speakers, venue or cancel the course if warranted by circumstances beyond its control.

Cancellation and Transfer Policy
All seminar/course registrations must be received by SGX Academy Secretariat 10 business days (unless otherwise stated) before the seminar/course commences. Singapore Exchange reserves the right to make changes to the time, date, syllabus, speakers, and venue or cancel the course if warranted by circumstances beyond its control.

Cancellation of a registration must be made in writing at least 10 business days before the event and a refund (less platform administrative fee) will be made. No refunds will be given for cancellations received less than 10 business days.

Data Protection Notice
Please refer here.

Partner Broker
Phillip Futures was inaugurated in 1983 as a member of PhillipCapital Group and is one of the founding clearing members of Singapore Exchange Derivatives Trading (SGX-DT). They have since grown to become one of the region’s top brokerages for the trading of CFD, Forex, global Futures and Commodities.

Contact Us
For further enquiries, please email register@sgxacademy.com or call 6670-6808.
(Operating Hours: 9.00am to 5.00pm)

By providing your personal information and registering and joining the course, you agree and authorise Singapore Exchange Limited (“SGX”) and/or its affiliates (collectively with SGX, the “SGX Group Companies”) to collect and use the information you have provided, and to share such information with the SGX Group Companies and/or the SGX Group Company(ies)’s event partner(s) (each, an “event partner”) and any other third parties with which the SGX Group Companies or the event partner(s) have service arrangements in connection with the course or other ancillary purposes, including the marketing of SGX Group Companies and/or event partner’s products and services to you.

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