The agreement between The European Federation of Financial Analysts Societies (EFFAS) and the Chartered Institute for Securities and Investment (CISI) to qualify professionals in the finance field.
The European Federation of Financial Analysts Societies (EFFAS) and the Chartered Institute for Securities and Investment (CISI) have signed an agreement to promote the qualification of European professionals in the finance field. The agreement was signed on Friday 17th of January in London between Mr. Simon Culhane, CISI´s Chief Executive Officer, and Jesús López Zaballos, EFFAS´s Chairman.
This important agreement will enable EFFAS´s National Member Societies to promote and train candidates for CISI qualifications and the CISI to promote among its associates the Certified International Investment Analyst (CIIA) qualification, granted by the Association of Certified International Investment Analysts (ACIIA).
The Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment (CISI) is the largest and most widely respected professional body for those who work in the securities and investment industry in the UK and in a growing number of financial centres globally. Evolved from the London Stock Exchange, CISI now have more than 40,000 members in 110 countries. In the past year, CISI set almost 37,000 examinations in 74 countries, covering a range of vocational qualifications.
The European Federation of Financial Analysts Societies (EFFAS), was founded in 1962 and represents nowadays 26 local member societies Europa wide of professionals in the finance field. It is an international referent in training and professionals´ qualifications, a standard setter and working as well as a discussion forum.
The CISI will grant, under certain conditions, the EFFAS National Member Societies the exclusive right as Accredited Training Provider, ATP in its country to train candidates for the CISI qualification Exams.
All CISI qualifications can be found under the following link:
All the information regarding the CIIA Diploma can be found under the following link: