15 March 2018 - Global Financial Markets explained over breakfast - Programme Taster

The Institute of Banking is delighted to welcome Paul Sommerville, Sommerville Advisory Markets, to provide an overview of the global markets in plain English. This 60 min session is a pre-cursor to a half day master class that Paul will be running on the 19 April in the Institute of Banking on the same topic. More details of this masterclass will be provided on the 15 March.

Global Financial Markets

 Date

Thursday, 15 March 2018

 Time

7.30am - 8.00am - registration and light refreshments
8.00am - 9.00am - presentation

 Presenter

Paul Sommerville, founder and CEO of Sommerville Advisory Markets (SAM)

 CPD​ Hours

This event is accredited for 1 CPD hours for QFAs, Registered Stockbrokers, APAs, Grandfathers, LCOIs, Professional Bankers and Chartered Bankers. For QFAs, Registered Stockbrokers, APAs, Grandfathers this is relevant to Pensions and Savings & Investment categories therefore if you are not accredited in one or both of these categories you will not be awarded CPD hours.
For Professional and Chartered Bankers this is relevant to Specialist Content category.

 Fees

Free admission for IoB members and non-members.     

 Location

The Institute of Banking, IFSC, 1 North Wall Quay, Dublin 1. See map here

 Register

You need to register in order to attend. Click here to register.
If you are not a member or you forgot your login details, please contact our customer services team on (01) 611 6500 to register your place.

About the event

For anybody interested in learning more about financial markets, Paul will cover:

  • The notion of the global economy
  • Current market conditions
  • President Trump: hero or villain?
  • Quantitative easing explained
  • Stock and bond markets explained

If you hold any investments, have a pension or are contemplating starting one or are just eager to learn a little bit about what is actually going on in the financial world, you will enjoy this short breakfast session. 

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Paul Sommerville is founder and CEO of Sommerville Advisory Markets (SAM). SAM is a stockbroker and derivatives broker trading Shares, FX, Commodities, CFD’s and other leveraged products .The firm is authorised and regulated by the Financial Services Authority UK and overseen by Irish regulator for conduct of business rules. Paul has over 30 years’ experience in the financial industry and is a regular commentator in news and print media.

Previous appearances include BBC, Bloomberg, Al Jazeera, RTE TV and radio, Newstalk, TV3 and the Max Keiser show on Russia Today. He is also a regular columnist in many Irish publications including the Sunday Independent. He returned to Ireland in 2008 having spent the majority of his financial career in London and Japan working in an advisory capacity in the derivatives market most notably for Tullett & Tokyo the largest derivatives broker in the world at that time.

He more recently held roles as Head of the Advisory teams at Agincourt Financial ltd and Delta Index before setting up his own firm in 2011.

CPD Hours

This event is accredited for 1 CPD hours for QFAs, Registered Stockbrokers, APAs, Grandfathers, LCOIs, Professional Bankers and Chartered Bankers.

For QFAs, Registered Stockbrokers, APAs, Grandfathers this is relevant to Pensions and Savings & Investment categories therefore if you are not accredited in one or both of these categories you will not be awarded CPD hours.

For Professional and Chartered Bankers this is relevant to Specialist Content category.

Register

This event is free of charge for members but you need to register in order to attend. 

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If you are not a member or have forgotten your login details, please contact our customer services team on (01) 611 6500 to register your place.

For event’s cancellation policy please see our event Terms and Conditions