Online Training for the Funds Industry


Quickstep provides online training in fund operations, fund financial reporting and fund regulation to organisations and individuals. 


Fund Accounting for Contracts for Difference (CFDs) - Online Quiz

This online quiz targets your middle office and back office knowledge of CFDs (contracts for difference). In addition to covering CFD basics, the quiz tests your expertise in fund accounting for CFDs. The effect of finance costs, corporate actions and CFD resets are addressed.

The Central Bank publishes paper on the outsourcing activities of financial service providers

In light of continued concerns and evolving outsourcing trends, the Central Bank of Ireland embarked upon a review of outsourcing across the Irish financial sector. A key part of this review was the ‘Cross Sector Survey of Regulated Firms on Outsourced Activities’ (“the Survey”), which was issued to 185 regulated firms.