Derivatives Fundamentals Course (DFC®)
Issued by Canadian Securities Institute
This digital credential indicates that the individual has completed the Derivatives Fundamentals Course (DFC®). Completing this course provides them with a general understanding of derivatives, such as forwards, futures, swaps and options, and their use by investors and corporations. They also understand the key differences between exchange-traded and over-the-counter products, how investment funds and structured products use derivatives and function of exchanges and clearinghouses.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.