68ce513d0d25567795e01d4bfd81dc47 1709660395355
Published 3/2024
MP4 | Video: h264, 1280x720 | Audio: AAC, 44.1 KHz, 2 Ch
Genre: eLearning | Language: English | Duration: 49 Lectures ( 4h 29m ) | Size: 2.1 GB

Learn NAV, financial instruments, fund types, and performance fee strategies in fund accounting
What you'll learn:
Understand the fundamentals of fund accounting.
Gain knowledge on various financial instruments and their accounting treatments.
Learn how to prepare and analyze financial statements for funds.
Acquire skills in calculating Net Asset Value (NAV) for different types of funds.
Develop expertise in reconciling fund accounts and transactions.
Understand the regulatory environment and compliance requirements for fund accounting.
Learn about the operational aspects of fund management.
Gain insights into risk management and performance measurement in fund accounting.
Understand the process of fund valuation and the impact of market factors
The course is designed to be accessible for a wide range of learners, including those new to the field of fund accounting. Therefore, there are no stringent prerequisites or requirements for enrollment.
Learners are only expected to have a basic understanding of financial accounting and market instruments like equity, debt and derivatives and a willingness to engage with the course materials and activities to maximize their learning experience.
Fund Accounting: Practical Guide for Aspiring ProfessionalsDive into the world of fund accounting with our course. Whether you're aiming to kickstart your career, refine your skills, or deepen your understanding, this course covers all bases, from the core principles and the pivotal role of Net Asset Valuation (NAV) to the complexities of corporate actions, CFDs, currency forwards, fixed income securities, and performance fees.Through practical examples and real-world scenarios, you'll not only learn theoretical aspects but also apply your knowledge, equipping you with the skills to excel in the dynamic field of fund accounting. This course promises to be an invaluable resource on your learning journey, whether you're a beginner or an experienced professional looking to specialize.Key Highlights & Syllabus Overview:Fund Accounting Basics: Kick off with the core principles, exploring the definition, purpose, and various types of funds. Understand the legal and regulatory landscape shaping fund accounting.Net Asset Valuation (NAV): Dive deep into NAV, learning its components, calculation, and its pivotal role in fund accounting. Master NAV calculations through practical examples and discover how subscriptions and redemptions impact NAV.Corporate Actions & CFDs: Navigate through the complexities of corporate actions, their types, and the accounting for Contracts for Difference (CFDs). Learn how these events and instruments affect fund accounting and valuation.Currency Forwards: Gain insights into currency markets, spot and forward FX trades, and the strategic use of currency forwards in investment funds. Understand the hedging mechanisms and their implications for fund valuation.Fixed Income Securities: Explore the world of fixed income securities, including their key features, types, and the valuation of these instruments. Get to grips with interest calculations and the role of fixed income securities in fund portfolios.Performance Fees: Delve into the nuances of performance fee structures, calculation methods, and the importance of the high water mark principle. Understand the challenges and best practices in accounting for performance feesTake the first step towards mastering the fundamentals and complexities of fund accounting. Elevate your career, enhance your professional skill set, and open doors to new opportunities in the finance industry. Enroll now in "Fund Accounting: Practical Guide for Aspiring Professionals" and embark on a learning journey that will not only broaden your understanding but also empower you with the expertise to navigate the fund accounting landscape with confidence. Let's turn your aspirations into achievements together!
Who this course is for:
Beginners interested in pursuing a career in fund accounting or finance.
Finance professionals looking to specialize in fund accounting.
Accountants and auditors seeking to expand their expertise into fund management.
Fund managers and investment professionals aiming to deepen their understanding of fund accounting practices.
Students in finance, accounting, or business administration programs seeking practical skills in fund accounting.
Individuals interested in understanding the financial mechanisms of investment funds for personal or professional reasons.