This course is in English.
The preparation course covers the CySEC Syllabus for the examination but also the Cypriot and European Legal, Regulatory and Compliance framework on the capital markets, preparing participants for the CySEC Examination.
The Advanced Examination concerns individuals who wish to be certified for all the investment services/activities of paragraph 4 of the Directive, including the following:
This course is ideal for:
Participants will receive the following:
The Cyprus Investment Firm (CIF) program offered by Infocredit Professional Education aims to equip participants with:
The Certificates offered by the Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission (CySEC) consist of:
Cyprus Financial Services Legal Framework Examination (BASIC)
According to the announcement issued by CySEC, “The object of the examination is to ensure candidates can apply a level of knowledge and understanding appropriate for individuals engaged in the reception, transmission and execution of client orders and in the marketing of Collective Investment Schemes.”
Persons providing or performing the investment services of reception and transmission of orders and execution of orders, as well as people who work in a UCITS Management Company or a VCIC that manages UCITS and provide the service of marketing the units must successfully pass the basic examination.
The assessment structure of the Basic Qualification is a 60 minute examination consisting of 50 multiple choice. For detailed Syllabus please click here.
In order to take the examinations, interested individuals are required to pay:
There are no requirements, all persons are eligible to obtain the certificates.
This course can be offered in-house, customized to your business needs.
*Infocredit Professional Education division (IPE) holds the right to postpone or cancell any seminar within a logical time frame near to the start date of the seminar, in the case whereas no adequate number of participants is registered i .e. less than 6 persons and/or in the case that out of the list of registered people are not included at least 4 employed people ( as per ΑνΑΔ guidelines). You can access ΑνΑΔ guidelines by clicking the link: https://bit.ly/2VSWgWU
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Markos Bota is a professional with many years’ experience in the Financial Sector. He developed his career and experience in various positions in Cyprus Investment Firms including Executive Director, Compliance Officer as well as on the front line as a Head of Reception and Transition of Orders. The diversity of the positions allowed him to enhance his knowledge in practical experience and gain an extensive insight within this field. Throughout his career he developed detailed knowledge in regards to Cypriot and European Legal, Regulatory and Compliance requirements on capital markets. He is a holder of BA in Management and Economics of Aero Tourism, the CISI Financial Services Legal Framework certificate as well as the CISI Financial Services Regulatory Framework certificate and an associate of Chartered Institute of Securities and Investments.
Stavroulla Ilia is a professional with many years of experience in the Financial Sector. These She holds a Bachelor degree in Mathematics from University of Athens, Greece and a Master’s degree in Financial Mathematics from King’s College, London, UK
She is a holder of CySEC’s Advanced Certificate in Financial Services Legal Framework and is a Certified Trainer by the Human Resource Development Authority (HRDA).
She is currently the Head of Risk Management Department of a Cyprus Investment Firm.
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For Companies and Unemployed Individuals, the prices shown below are after the deduction of the HRDA subsidy.
More information is provided during the registration process, including the HRDA Terms and Conditions for eligibility.
VAT (19%) is included on the prices below.