Repos and the GMRA 2011

All delegates who attended the last Repos and the GMRA 211 course rated the course excellent or very good. (Source: Completed feedback forms)

Next course: To be confirmed. Please contact us for further details.

Location: City of London

Price: GBP 825 + 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 and Regulators:

  • Legal Counsel
  • Documentation specialists
  • Treasury staff
  • Risk Managers
  • Middle Office & Back Office Managers
  • Collateral Management specialists

Course summary

Gain an understanding of this important repo master agreement in the European market through this 1 day in-depth training course.

Our trainer will provide delegates with an introduction on the repo market, the types of products traded and the legal and risk issues which affect repos.  He then covers all the provisions of the GMRA 2011 thoroughly as well as outlining the differences between it and the GMRA 2000.

At the end of the day there is a practical negotiation exercise which gives you an opportunity to apply the knowledge learnt during the course.

How Will You Benefit?

  • Review in-depth all the provisions of the new GMRA 2011 and its Annex I.
  • Receive comprehensive course documentation including a transcript of the verbal delivery of the course to keep for future reference.
  • Gain an understanding of the repo market and the types of products which are traded.
  • Explore legal and risk related issues.
  • Consolidate knowledge through a practical negotiation exercise.

Ernst van den Broek

Ernst has 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 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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