There are 3 core objectives of this interactive e-learning course:

  • Gain a basic understanding of the concept of market abuse and the different components it has

  • Gain an appreciation of the main themes within the market  abuse regulation and criminal sanctions for market abuse directive

  • Look at the potential impact that non compliance with the laws could have on organizations. This is quite important as it helps to put into perspective the seriousness of the offences outlined in the regulation and local transposition.

  • Background

  • Scope

  • Inside information

  • Market abuse indicators

  • Additional issues

  • Safe harbors

  • Sanctions & Penalties

  • Control framework

  • Reporting

Target audience

It is suitable for all employees working within financial services who need to gain an understanding of market abuse.

Knowledge check

There is a knowledge check with 10 questions at the end of the course with a standard pass mark of 80% and unlimited attempts.

The 10 questions are drawn randomly from a larger bank of questions. Each attempt will draw a different mix of questions.

Access to training

To order your licenses, please send a request to

You will receive the steps to follow.


+/- 2 h (licence remains active for 6 months)


Course Material

The training material will be handed out at the beginning of the course.