Economy, Business And Markets

Derivatives Workshop in Switzerland

Derivatives Workshop in SwitzerlandDerivatives Workshop in Switzerland

Iran Financial Center is holding an options and futures workshop in Switzerland to train Iranian financiers. The two-day workshop is a joint project between the center and the Centro di Studi Bancari in the southern city of Lugano. It will be held on July 27-28. Applicants have till June 24 to submit their requests. IFC is working to increase knowledge of derivatives – securities that are in essence contracts on one or more underlying assets – as Iran’s financial markets expand the instruments they have on offer. Participants will also visit the Expo Milano 2015 – the universal exhibition that Milan hosts from May 1 to October 31, 2015. Over 140 participating countries will show the best of their technology in providing a sustainable future. Iran is also a participant. The expo also involves international organizations and expects to welcome over 20 million visitors.