CIIA ® is an internationally recognized advanced professional qualification for individuals working in the finance and investment industry. The CIIA is currently recognised and supported by the world's leading Federations, European Federation of Financial Analysts Societies (EFFAS), Asian Securities and Investments Federation Incorporated (ASIF) and 36 national/regional societies for finance and investment professionals(www.aciia.org).
ICIFA became a member society in 2012. Increasing globalization of investment markets mean the world's key financial institutions are integrating their operations across the major financial centres of the world.
The attainment of CIIA ® provides you with the recognition of a superior standard of applied common knowledge that is essential for working in domestic and international investment markets. CIIA is the passport you need as employers recognise the advantage of hiring mobile professionals with qualifications that will enable them to work in any international financial centre.
To register, the applicant MUST first be a registered professional member of the ICIFA.
ICIFA GRADUATES will only sit for Two papers of CIIA and become members of ACIIA. Exams to be enrolled in 2016.
Exam Paper 1
- Corporate Finance
- Financial Accounting and Financial Statement Analysis
- Equity Valuation and Analysis
Exam Paper 2
- Fixed Income Valuation and Analysis
- Derivative Valuation and analysis
- Portfolio Management
Format and Duration
All Examination questions are compulsory and comprise full and mini-case study questions. In-depth essay and structured computational questions.
Each examination paper lasts 3 hours