Resources: Links

Capital Markets & Derivatives Training

Links to some of our favourite and most useful content that can be found on the internet today relating to the capital and derivatives markets. From models, blogs, compendiums and dictionaries, to the most relevant service providers.

Please note, whilst we endeavour to check all links, Capital Markets & Derivatives Training cannot be held responsible for the content of external

Internet links - Exchange websites

NYSE liffe

One of the leading derivative exchanges in the world, home to the Euribor STIR future and the Swapnote suite of contracts.

CME Group

One of the leading derivative exchanges in the world, home to the Eurodollar STIR futures contract.


One of the leading derivative exchanges in the world, home to the Bund bond futures contract.


Chicago Board of Options Exchange - is the largest US options exchange, and a great resource for material on options.

London Metal Exchange

The London Metal Exchange is the world's premier non-ferrous metals market.

Internet links - Central counterparties


LCH.Clearnet is the leading independent clearing house group, serving major international exchanges and platforms, as well as a range of OTC markets.

Internet links - Regulation websites

Bank for International Settlements

The BIS is the world's oldest international financial organisation, and has the mandate to foster international monetary and financial cooperation and serves as a bank for central banks.

Bank of England

The Bank of England is the UK's central bank, is independent of government control, and is committed to maintaining monetary and financial stability within the UK economy.

Federal Reserve Bank of New York

The Federal Reserve Bank of New York works within the Federal Reserve System and with other public and private sector institutions to foster the safety, soundness and vitality of our economic and financial systems.

Financial Services Authority

The FSA is the financial regulator for the UK.

Internet links - Trade body websites

Chartered Institute for Securities and Investment

The largest securities and investment professional body in the world.

International Swap Dealers Association

ISDA, which represents participants in the privately negotiated derivatives industry, is among the world's largest global financial trade associations as measured by number of member firms.

Futures and Options Association

The Futures and Options Association (FOA) seeks to sustain industry growth and enhance the integrity of markets and firms through the cycle of regulatory change.

Internet links - General websites

Good financial glossary website.


Good general investment site, with articles, definitions, tools and guides.

In-house Training

Capital Markets & Derivatives Training specialise in providing cost-effective and tailored in-house training programmes and courses on the capital and derivatives markets.


CISI Training

CISI Accredited training programmes for the CISI Diploma and CISI Advanced Certificate.


Video tutorials

A wide range of video tutorials on key capital market and derivative subject areas.