Emirates NBD collaborated with the Chartered Institute for Securities and Investment (CISI) to offer 40 of our youth clients an exclusive chance in the finance field
Get an exclusive chance to be one of 40 youth clients to get a free exam for “Fundamentals of Financial Services” qualification with Emirates NBD “First” Youth Package and Chartered Institute for Securities and Investment “CISI”. The qualification is achieved by successfully passing a multiple-choice question exam.
The career development program for “First” Youth package will offer package holders with:
Free Exam entrance to “Fundamental of financial services” qualification in cooperation with CISI instead of paying £169
CISI will provide a free learning manual to prepare you for the examination
Free Student Membership to become associated with a Chartered professional body and take advantage of an extensive range of benefits
A progressive study pathway – successful candidates are encouraged to progress to the CISI’s Foundation Qualification – Introduction to Investment
Who is eligible to apply?
Emirates NBD “First” Youth Package holders who are:
University graduates or undergraduates according to the package age bracket (18-26)
Employees new to the financial service industry
Priority will be provided based on qualifications
You can apply for First Youth package before mid-October in case you’re not a package holder
How to Apply?
Step 1: Call or Send SMS with the abbreviation “CISI” to 16664 and fill the registration form (Apply Now)
Step 2: Apply for the youth package in case you are not a package holder
Step 3: Filtration to select 40 candidates will be conducted
Step 4: Selected participants should visit the Head Office premises to fill the exam registration form and sign the declaration for Exam Entrance
Step5: Exam will be booked from our side based on selected date in the registration form, and we will send you a confirmation mail with learning materials.
Deadline to Apply for Qualification: mid-October 2017
What is CISI Institute?
The Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment is the leading professional body for securities, investment, wealth and financial planning professionals. Formed in 1992 by London Stock Exchange practitioners.
The CISI offers a range of qualifications, courses and membership packages to suit those aspiring to work in the industry, right through to the most experienced professionals.
CISI has global a community of circa 40,000 members in 116 countries and last year more than 40,000 CISI exams were sat in 80 countries, 15,000 taken outside the UK.
The CISI qualification is an Ofqual regulated qualification and is recognized as a level 2 Award on the Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF). On the European Qualifications Framework, this equates to a level 3 qualification.
“Fundamentals of Financial Service” Qualification
Prepare yourself to meet the standards of professional excellence and integrity for securities, investment, wealth and financial planning to develop the basic knowledge required for working in financial services.
The Qualification will be covering the following topics:
Introduction – Saving and borrowing: Defines key financial services terms and principles including savers, borrowers, equity, bonds, risk and reward, insurance and foreign exchange.
Banking: Identifies the difference between retail and commercial banking and explain the functions of each banking types. Explain banking products loan, mortgage and overdrafts and how they are calculations
Equities / Shares/Stocks: Explore the reasons for issuing shares to finance a company and the return that can be gained/dividend/capital gain
Bonds: Identifies the 2 main issuers of bonds – companies and governments. Also features of bonds and it’s advantages and disadvantages
Markets: Explains how stock exchange operates, the purpose of stock exchange index and compares stock markets around the world
Other areas of Financial Services: Highlights key areas including fund management, Foreign exchange, insurance, and retirement plans.
Exam Procedures & Policy
Exam will be online including 30 MCQ questions with 70% pass mark
Selected participants can select from 3 dates: 20/11/2017 or 26/11/2017 or 30/11/2017
Available in English and Arabic
Accessible – there are no entry requirements
Transfer/ Change Exam Timing
In instances where, for reasons other than illness and mourning, a candidate wishes to postpone the examination timing to another date or venue, the below pricing structure applies:
If the change request is received in excess of 14 days prior to the examination date, the transfer is free of charge
If the change request is received between 14 to 8 days, inclusive, prior to the examination date, a fee of £20 is applied
If the change request is received between 7 to 2 days, inclusive, prior to the examination date, a fee of £50 is applied
If the change request is received less than 2 clear days before the examination date, the full fee applies