Introduction to Securities and Investment Faculty of Liberal Arts and Sciences

School of Law Short Course

Accredited by the Chartered Institute for Securities and Investment (CISI)

Date:  TBC

Time:  9.30am - 5.30pm

Venue:  University of Greenwich, Old Royal Naval College, Greenwich SE10 9BD

This course provides an overview of key areas of investment to new entrants to the financial services industry.  It will enhance candidates' knowledge and understanding on the following topics:

  • Economic Environment      
  • Financial Assets and Markets
  • Equities/Stocks      
  • Bonds  
  • Derivatives     
  • Investment Funds
  • Financial Services Regulation  
  • Other Financial Products

As a stand-alone qualification as well as an introductory unit of the Investment Operations Certificate (IOC) programme of the CISI, it is suitable for new entrants to the professional sector and staff who are beginning their career in financial services.

Assessment:

A one-hour examination of 50 multiple choice questions.

Teaching:

The School of Law, University of Greenwich, is very capable to deliver high quality courses and work with professional bodies. LLB (Hons) Law at Greenwich is ranked No. 1 in Law in the London region for 'Student Satisfaction' (Complete University Guide, 2017 AND 2016), and LLB (Hons) Law at Greenwich: is ranked No. 27 in Law in the UK, No. 5 in London (2017 Guardian University Guide).

Course Instructor:

Dr Jing Bian is a Lecturer in Law, Greenwich University. She has published widely on the comparative financial regulation aspect. She has a track record with research and practical projects for international institutions as well as international transactions. And she frequently speaks at academic conferences and industry summits. Dr Jing Bian has solid practical and commercial experiences. She is a full member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners, and the Chartered Institute of Securities and Investment. Previously, she held a number of roles in financial institutions. Dr Jing Bian is very experienced on delivering training.

Course Fees:

*  £395 Student Rate + CISI £87 study workbook (compulsory)

*  £495 Early Bird Rate + CISI £87 study workbook (compulsory)

*  £595 Full Rate + CISI £87 study workbook (compulsory)

Additional Costs (payable to CISI)

*  £58 CISI Qualification Registration Fee (incl. 12 month student membership)

*  £127 CISI Examination Fee

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Further information, please email:  FLAS-shortcourses@gre.ac.uk