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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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17 May 2019

A Framework for OFAC Compliance Commitments

A Framework for OFAC Compliance Commitments

Frankfurt, May 15, 2019 On May 2, 2019, the US Treasury Department’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) published guidance on the core elements of what OFAC considers to be an effective sanctions compliance program. According to OFAC, its document—A Framework for OFAC Compliance Commitments (the “Framework”) - is aimed at both US organizations and foreign (i.e., non-US) entities that conduct...