Derivatives Fundamentals and Options Licensing Course (DFOL)
Issued by Canadian Securities Institute
This digital credential indicates that the individual has completed the Derivatives Fundamentals Options Licensing Course (DFOL). Completing this course enables them to meet regulatory and educational requirements to deal in and advise clients on derivatives instruments. They will also understand the similarities and differences between various types of derivative products and advantages and disadvantages of using options versus forwards and ETF versus OTC derivatives in different situations.Additional Details
Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada (IIROC) is the national self-regulatory organization which oversees all investment dealers and trading activity on debt and equity markets in Canada. Those who complete this course are able to meet IIROC's proficiency requirements.