Basix Training Programme


Foreign Exchange Markets, Instruments and Risk Management

Please await announcement shortly of the Date and City of our next programme.

Course Director :          David Arputharaj (M.D. of Basix Forex, see his credentials below)

Programme Content

Session 1 - Understanding Forex Markets

·         Functioning of Global Forex markets

·         Functioning of Indian Forex market

·         Factors influencing Exchange rate movements 

·         Current Outlook for the Rupee and the major currencies

Session 2- Exchange Rate Basics & Forward (Foreign Exchange) Contracts

·         Spot Exchange Rates

·         Forward Exchange Rates

·          Misconception Cleared

Hedging through Forward (Foreign Exchange) Contracts

·         Fixed-date Forward contracts vs Option Forward contracts

·         Cancellations, Early Delivery and  Rollovers

·         Outright vs. Swap 

·         Long Term Forward Contract (LTFX)

·         Regulations

·         Exporter’s hedge strategies- EEFC, PCFC and FCL impact

·         Importer’s hedge strategies – Buyer Credit impact

·         FC Loan hedge strategies

Session 3 - Currency Risk Management Framework for Corporates

·         Approach to Risk Management

·         Exposure Recognition and Measurement

·         Management of Exposures

·         Benchmarks

·         Mark-to-Market &MIS

·         Effective risk control and monitoring mechanisms

·         Best Practices in risk management

Session 4- Other Hedging Instruments


·         Currency Futures

·         Forward Rate Agreement (FRA)

·         Currency Options

·         Swaps

o    Interest Rate Swap (IRS)

o    Coupon only Swap(COS)

o    Principal Only Swap (POS)

o    Currency Swap (CS)

Session 5 –Risk Management of Foreign Currency Loans:p>

·         Managing risk on ECBs and FCNR(B) loans

Session 6 – Technical Analysis

·         Technical vs. Fundamental Analysis

·         Supports, Resistances, Trend Lines, Channels

·         Important Classical patterns

·         Moving Averages

·         RSI

·         MACD

·         Fibonnaci retracements

·         Bollinger Bands

David Arputharaj, Course Director: the Managing Director of Basix Forex is a well-known forex expert with nearly 35 years of hands-on experience in forex trading, forex consulting, derivatives and banking. He has a brilliant academic and professional background – M.Sc. Mathematics from IIT, Madras, Associate of the Institute of Bankers, London and India (ACIB & CAIIB) and the Association Cambiste International, Paris. He has been Chief Dealer – Forex in Syndicate Bank, Bank of America, Mumbai and Saudi French Bank, Riyadh. He has received training extensively in various multi-national banks in India, London, Singapore, Dubai and Riyadh, during his two- decades-long banking career. He is a past President of the Forex Association of India. As a leading Forex Risk Management Consultant in the country, he has been advising and training Indian corporates, exporters and importers and PSUs on currency risk management with or without derivatives for the past 20 years.

Who May Attend

MDs, Directors, CEOs, Business Owners, CFOs, Finance Department officers, Forex managers, Finance, Accounts and Export/Import executives of Exporters and Importers. Trainee Corporate Dealers and Treasury Sales Executives from banks, Back-office personnel handling forex and derivative transactions in Corporate Treasuiries and Banks .


(inclusive of training, material, lunch and refreshments)

 Rs. 6,000/- + GST at 18%

We trust that you would take advantage of this rare programme and send your registration for you or members of your team, with full payment, at the earliest. 



David Arputharaj

Managing Director

Basix Forex & Financial  Solutions Pvt. Ltd.

Golden Rays,

No.29a/53a, Lake View Road,

West Mambalam, Chennai 600 033.

Mob.No-98400 47920



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Basix Forex & Financial Solutions Pvt. Ltd.


Crash Course on  Foreign  Exchange  Markets , Instruments   and Risk  Management


28th November 2017, Bangalore


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