The ACI Dealing Certificate New Version (June 2022) syllabus and examination have been redesigned around five topics covering the full range of foreign exchange and precious metals, interest rate and derivative markets including theory questions and practical exercises on all instruments traded plus theory questions on the overall financial markets environment and applications – specifically risk and risk management issues. The ACI Dealing Certificate New Version is a foundation programme that allows candidates to acquire a working knowledge of the structure and operation of these major financial markets including the ability to apply the fundamental mathematics used and the basic skills required for competent participation. The industry-standard qualification also demands a basic understanding of the overall financial markets environment and risk and risk management principles including internationally accepted best practices required to be followed by market participants.
The ACI qualification, therefore this textbook Global Financial markets and the ACI Dealing Certificate New Version, written by Phil Parker and published by Multimedia TradeWind Limited via Lulu, is intended as the definitive guide to the NEW examination and syllabus published in July 2020 and last revised in June 2022, is designed for recent entrants and junior dealers (0-24 months experience) in the dealing room, financial institution and corporate treasury personnel, middle office and operations personnel together with bank compliance and risk officers. It is also useful for anyone whose financial effectiveness would be enhanced by the book’s many explanations of markets, products, calculations and operation.
Textbook 3rd edition (June 2022): 476 pages. ISBN 978-1-71696-834-1.