Certified Financial Supporter

Course description

The education is relevant for people who work with or support front office in a financial institution or a treasury department in a corporate company. You will learn about the financial markets as well as derivatives and how to measure and manage risk. The education consists of three modules of two days each. After the final module you can take an exam and thereby become a Certified Financial Supporter.

Course content

Modul 1: The Financial Markets
– Stock market
– Bond market
– FX- and money market
– The Swedish financial institutions

Modul 2: Derivatives
– Futures and options
– Repos
– FRAs, swaps and interest rate options
– Credit derivatives

Model 3: Risk Management and Control
– Value at Risk
– Market Risk
– Credit Risk
– Liquidity Risk
– Operational Risk

The course is relevant to

– Backoffice employees
– Middle office employees
– IT-employees
– Accountants
– Internal Auditors
– Legal staff
– Newcomers to the financial market
– Compliance
– Operations
– Controllers
– Graduates
– Product Managers



No specific requirements. Participants will be asked to do home exercises in between the sessions.

Reviews of this course


Module 1

20 Apr 2022 - 21 Apr 2022

Module 2

18 May 2022 - 19 May 2022

Module 3

9 Jun 2022 - 10 Jun 2022

We are currently planning future dates.

Please contact us for more information.

Instructor on this course

Jørgen Just Andresen

Jørgen Just Andresen

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 has worked for a number of years as external lecturer at Copenhagen Business School and was awarded teacher of the year at CBS’ education Graduate Diploma in Business Administration (Financial planning) 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

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