Matthew Cowan, Regional Director of the CISI
Middle East, India and Sri Lanka, said, "The CISI
has reached some important milestones in the first half of the year.
78 per cent increase in CISI
memberships in the UAE, proving that more financial professionals understand the importance of a professional body and are taking steps to improve standards in the financial sector.
first began working in the Middle East in 2007 a growing number of individuals have joined this global professional body as members showing their commitment to raising standards in the region.
On behalf of the CISI
, Mr Matthew Cowan signed the MoU.
Today, QFBA, in collaboration with CISI
, brings such crucial knowledge to financial sector employees in Qatar, to help them protect their companies' operations against potential financial loss and safeguard their firms' sensitive data and confidential client information", he added.
Connor Tilston, right, receives his CISI
award from James Charlton
Alan Yarrow will then go on to visit Millennium IT, the Colombo based IT firm that specializes in electronic trading systems to award staff there who have achieved CISI
In addition to the various pathways there is also the vision to establish an Egyptian local regulation exam to complement the existing international technical units offered by the CISI
The team were also delighted to confirm the globally established Deloitte, CISI
and recruitment firm Reed as gold sponsors.
Banya Bhattacharya, a part-time lecturer at BIBF, scored 100 per cent in the International Introduction to Securities and Investment (IISI) exam offered by the CISI
, and is ranked as the top performer for this certification.
has members that include individuals working or looking for careers in wealth management and capital markets.
The programme is elaborated by CISI
and the Higher Business School (ESA)-Lebanonin line with the Charia and under the supervision of the Islamic Council for Islamic Finance (ACIF).