2002 ISDA Master Agreement and English Law VM Credit Support Annex: Theory and Practice

100% of the delegates who attended the last ISDA and VM CSA: Theory and Practice course would recommend it. (Source: Completed feedback forms)

Next course: 23-25 March 2022

Brochure: To download the brochure / booking form please click here: March 2022 brochure

Location: City of London, UK

Price:

2002 ISDA Master Agreement: Theory and Practice GBP 1,500
English Law VM Credit Support Annex: Theory and Practice GBP    750
2002 ISDA Master Agreement and English Law VM Credit Support Annex: Theory and Practice GBP 2,500

In each case plus VAT (at 20% if applicable).

Who Should Attend?

Principally for people with 0-3 years experience from Financial Institutions, Investment Banks, Law Firms, Asset Managers, Hedge Funds, Corporations, Consultancy Groups and Regulators:

  • Legal Counsel
  • Documentation specialists
  • Collateral Managers

ISDA® is a registered trademark of the International Swaps and Derivatives Association, Inc. This course is neither sponsored by nor affiliated with the International Swaps and Derivatives Association, Inc.

2002 ISDA Master Agreement: Theory and Practice

Day 1 provides a thorough review of the provisions in the 2002 ISDA® Master Agreement and its Schedule as well as explaining how it operates in a practical market context. Risk issues and legal issues are also examined. 

Day 2 consists of a series of practical exercises to help put the theory into practice and ensure that you have grasped all concepts discussed on Day 1.

On completion of this training course you will clearly understand the 2002 ISDA® Master Agreement and your negotiation confidence will be considerably strengthened.

English Law ISDA VM Credit Support Annex: Theory and Practice

This one day training course covers all the provisions in the 2016 ISDA® Credit Support Annex for Variation Margin under English Law before giving you the opportunity to put the theory into practice through exercises which will ensure you grasp all concepts discussed. The course examines key credit and legal issues.

On completion of the programme you will clearly understand the English Law VM CSA and your negotiation confidence will be considerably increased.

Please note that delegates are requested to bring their own copy of the 2002 ISDA® Master Agreement and/or 2016 ISDA® Credit Support Annex for Variation Margin under English Law.

How will you benefit?

2002 ISDA Master Agreement: Theory and Practice

  • Review in depth all Sections of the ISDA® Master Agreement including its Schedule. 
  • Explore the main credit and legal issues. 
  • Understand clearly the principal differences between the 1992 and 2002 versions of the ISDA® Master Agreement.
  • Consolidate knowledge with multiple exercises.
  • Receive comprehensive course documentation including a transcript of the verbal delivery of the course to keep for future reference.

English Law VM Credit Support Annex: Threory and Practice

  • Review of English Law VM CSA Paragraphs 1-11.
  • Quiz and practical negotiation exercise to consolidate knowledge.
  • Comprehensive course documentation including transcript of the verbal delivery of the course.

Ernst van den Broek

Ernst has over 20 years’ experience in the financial industry and works as an interim counsel in the Netherlands. He has worked for ING Financial Markets, NV Nuon Energy Trade & Wholesale, Rabobank International, ABN AMRO, AFM, Ministry of Finance and various other banks within both their legal and credit departments. He studied law at the University of Amsterdam and holds an MBA degree from the NIMBAS-Bradford Graduate School of Management. He has broad experience in the field of financial and commodity trading including the negotiation of ISDA Master Agreements, CSAs, GMRAs, GMSLAs and EFETs. He provides training on all these documents and is a fluent English speaker.

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