04.06.2024: Understanding the Potential of Structured Products (in collaboration with Leonteq)

Workshop of the Career Service in collaboration with Leonteq.

In this workshop you will get the opportunity to understand the potential of structured products. We will begin the workshop with a theoretical session of the components of structured products and will give you the knowledge to build your own product. A team of Leonteq structured products specialists from Zurich and Frankfurt will furthermore show you LynQs - Leonteqs digital platform for structured products. With this tool you will get the possibility to compete in teams in a challenge to build the best product for a given task. At the end, the best group will be premiered. This interactive session will help you to get a deep inside into the world of structured products and you will get the opportunity to interact with professionals in this field.

Content of the workshop:

  • Basics of derivatives
  • Basics of hedging
  • The main types of structured products
  • Risks and opportunities of structured products
  • Implementation of structured products in a securities portfolio
  • Work with a real tool to create and price structured products

Objectives of the workshop:

At the end of this workshop you will get a basic understanding of derivatives. You will understand the how traders hedge their positions and understand the greeks. Furthermore you will understand the difference of the main structures and will learn how to compose your on structured products and create a structure for a specific customer view.


  • theoretical input of derivatives and structured products
  • pricing with LynQs - Leonteqs digital platform for structured products

Target group:

Open for every field of studies, basic financial mathematical knowledge is advantageous.


Sebastian Gertler is a senior Sales with more than 15 years of experience in the field of structured products serving institutional customer base.

Christian Richter is a senior Business Analyst and Trader with more than 10 year of experience in trading Derivatives Books. Before Leonteq Christian has been a trader at Commerzbank and Societe General.


Leonteq, a Swiss fintech company, is recognised for its innovative structured investment solutions, powered by cutting-edge technology.

We empower banks and intermediaries to develop innovative structured products and enable life insurance companies through our digital platform to provide clients with an extensive range of product types. We have built a unique ecosystem for investment solutions where we connect and collaborate with local and global players.

Our team of over 580 professionals from diverse backgrounds fosters a dynamic network and environment. We are committed to providing exceptional service to our clients and partners, while also nurturing the professional development of our employees. Our dynamic projects, impactful entry options, attractive training and development opportunities, a safe working environment, and open communication create an inspiring work environment that supports our employees' success.

Registration: Registration opens on 8th April, follow this link

Date: Tue., 4th June 2024, 12:15 – 15:30 o'clock

Goethe-Universität Frankfurt am Main/Campus Westend
Raum: Seminarhaus, SH 3.105
Max-Horkheimer-Str. 4
60629 Frankfurt am Main

Programmübersicht und Kursanmeldung (Link)