CISI – International Introduction to Securities and Investment

The purpose of this course is to develop essential basic knowledge required for professionals working with securities and investments. The course focuses on international markets and provides a global overview of key financial principles and products including assets and markets, equities, bonds, derivatives, investment funds, retirement planning, loans, mortgages, and life insurance.

After the completion of the course, course participants will sit a comprehensive examination, which, upon successful completion, will lead to the CISI certificate and student membership.

More information: CISI webpage | Qualification fact sheet


  • International Introduction to Securities and Investment is examined via computer-based testing and exams take place throughout the year.
  • The exam consists of 50 multiple choice questions and lasts 1 hour.

In-company Training & Seminars

Organize an in-house training session our seminar for your finance personnel, non finance managers or executives. For more information contact one of our consultants or tel. +31 (0)20-665 4163.

Course Delivery

Course:On-Demand Only
Study Mode:Face to Face (English Language)
Study Time:85 hours
Syllabus:• Financial Services Industry
• Economic environment
• Financial assets and markets
• Equities
• Bonds
• Derivatives
• Investment funds
• Financial services regulation
• Other financial products
Delivery:Classroom Tuition
• 5 sessions of 5 hours (1 meeting per week)
• 5 hours of homework per week
• 15 hours of examination preparation
Delivery:In-Company Training
• 4 sessions of 5 hours
• 5 hours of workplace training (5 sessions)
• 15 hours of examination preparation
Fees:Distance Learning: EUR 1,370 per participant
Classroom Study: EUR 1,795.- per participant
* group discount available