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The new edition of the EFFAS Summer School will be held this year in Paris, in cooperation with Association Française des Analystes Financiers (SFAF) and sponsored by Amundi Asset management.

Save the date of this extraordinary event that gathered together over 150 professionals from 20 different nationalities since last 11 years.

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icon The CEFA designation was introduced in 1992 as a means of providing a high and uniform standard of training for investment professionals within Europe. The designation comprised seven topic areas based upon the EFFAS syllabus and accreditations of national member society programmes were controlled by the CTQAB (Commission on Training and Qualifications Accreditation Board).
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icon The Governance Model provides EFFAS with the means of developing and recognisingdesignations that are appropriate for investment professionals.
The designations are of two types EFFAS Diplomas and EFFAS Certificates.
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icon EFFAS helped to develop the internationally recognised Certified International Investment Analyst (CIIA®) examinations - for its graduates, a veritable passport to the major financial markets of the world.
The body behind the CIIA® diploma is the Association of Certified International Investment Analysts (ACIIA®) in which over 55,000 investment professionals are registered world-wide.
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icon EFFAS provides students with an e-learning platform, a tool that allows to follow through the web the period of study, as well as self-assess the knowledge acquired, in a comfortable and dynamic way.Students may find from end of April 2014 the following services:
• Contents of the course
• Self-assessment
• Communications
• Library
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Latest News & Events

07 January 2019

EFFAS recognises a CUNEF Master's degree as Certified European Financial Analyst (CEFA)

EFFAS recognises a CUNEF Master's degree as Certified European Financial Analyst (CEFA)

The Spanish Institute of Financial Analysts (IEAF) and the University College of Financial Studies (CUNEF) of Spain have signed an agreement for the recognition of CUNEF´s Master in Financial Institutions and Markets to be accredited with the Certified European Financial Analyst (CEFA).