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Introduction to the Scandinavia Financial Markets (February 9-10, 2023)

  • Training
  • 2 Days
  • Region: Denmark, Norway, Sweden
  • February 9-10, 2023 09:00
  • Financial Training Partner a/s
  • ID: 5715282

This course will give you a general introduction to the financial markets in Scandinavia. You will learn about the various participants in the financial markets; e.g. Central Securities Depositories, Central Banks, the banks, the insurance companies, mortgage banks, the CLS-system, and the stock exchanges. You will learn about the stock-, bonds-, money- and FX-market.

How is the online course conducted?

We place great emphasis on interaction. Therefore, the training will be a combination of recorded training, exercises, and guidance. The course includes:

  • A recorded classroom training without participants, where you will get exercises and solutions as part of the training.
  • Possibility to ask questions and get answers within 24 hours.
  • Two months access to the course. You decide when and at what pace you want to follow the recorded training.
  • A training that is suitable for viewing on both computer and mobile.


The course is an introductory course so no specific requirements are needed.

Course Content

  • The nature of the financial markets
  • The role of:
  • Riksbanken, Norges Bank, Danmarks Nationalbank
  • The banks
  • The mortgage institutions
  • The insurance companies and pension funds
  • The Continuous Linked Settlement-system
  • The custodian banks
  • EuroNext VPS, EuroClear Sweden, VP Securities
  • The exchanges
  • Conventions on the market
  • The money market
  • The FX market
  • The bond market
  • The equity market
  • Relevant risk figures

Course Provider

  • Jørgen Just Andresen
  • Jørgen Just Andresen,
    Financial Training Partner A/S

    • Jørgen Just Andresen is Managing Director of Financial Training Partner A/S, which he co-founded in 2002.
    • He has many years of teaching experience as a chief consultant at SimCorp’s training department, which he joined in 1996. Prior to SimCorp he worked at Danske Bank with fixed income research and fixed income sales.
    • Jørgen is also an external lecturer at Copenhagen Business School and was awarded teacher of the year at CBS’ education Graduate Diploma in Business Administration (Financial planing) in 2016.
    • He is author of the books Finansiel Risikostyring (Financial Risk Management) and Finansielle Derivater (Financial Derivatives) published by Djøf Publishing.
    • He holds an M.Sc. (international finance) and an HD (accounting).
    • Jørgen teaches Derivatives, Risk Management, Portfolio Management and Fixed Income

Who Should Attend

  • Finance employees
  • Accountants
  • Legal staff
  • Account managers
  • Back- and middle office employees
  • IT employees
  • Any newcomers to the Financial Markets
  • Compliance
  • Operations
  • Internal auditors
  • Controllers
  • Graduates
  • Product Managers