As a member of the Association of Certified International Investment Analysts (ACIIA®) EFFAS offers the Certified International Investment Analyst (CIIA®) designation as well as CEFA (Certified European Financial Analyst).
EFFAS: European Investment Community
EFFAS, the European Federation of Financial Analysts Societies, was set up in 1962 as a professional association for nationally-based investment professionals associations in Europe.
Today, the umbrella organisation comprises 27 member organisations, representing more than 17,000 investment professionals
EFFAS provides a pan-European platform for the individual member societies aimed at promoting communication and building a network for investment professionals across Europe.
The Federation represents the interests of the profession in Europe and is an authoritative counterpart for politicians and EU representatives/ legislative bodies in the fields of professional ethics as well as standards and qualification in investment research, asset and portfolio management, investment advice, etc.
EFFAS is a strong partner in the achievement of an integrated European financial market.