International Introduction to Securities and Investment
* Economic environment
* Financial assets and markets
* Investment funds
* Financial services regulation
* Other financial products
It explores the broader economic environment in which the financial services industry operates and looks at how economic activity is determined and managed in different economic and political systems. This qualification offers a first introduction to financial services regulation focusing on financial crime, insider trading and market abuse, and provides candidates with an understanding of ethical behaviour and acting with integrity.
The International Introduction to Investment is accredited by Ofqual as the level 3 Award for Introduction to Investment. This qualification is recognised by Ofqual as a level 3 qualification on the Qualifications & Credit Framework (QCF). Success in this qualification carries with it eight QCF credits. Visit cisi.org/ofqual. On the European Qualifications Framework, this equates to a level 4 qualification. For further information visit cisi.org/eqf
This qualification provides a comprehensive introduction to the financial services industry with a specific focus on investments from a global perspective.
Who should attend
Suitable for all staff, not just those responsible for making investment decisions, including administration, finance and accounting, IT, customer service, sales and marketing and HR and training.