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United Kingdom

Member of the Institute of Financial Services (United Kingdom)

  • Generic name of profession

    Title:
    Banker
  • Identification

    Name of regulated profession:
    Member of the Institute of Financial Services
    Translation(s):
    undefined
    Country:
    United Kingdom
    Region:
    All regions
  • Legal information

    Legal basis for regulation

     
    EU Law :
    Other  Royal Charter
    National legislation:
    Royal Charter and Bylaws provide for 'Associates of the Institute of Financial Services', 'Fellows of the Institute of Financial Services', 'Chartered Associates of the Institute of Financial Services', 'Chartered Fellows of the Institute of Financial Services', 'Chartered Members of the Institute of Financial Services' and 'Honorary Fellows of the Institute of Financial Services'
    Useful link:
    http://www.ifslearning.ac.uk/

    Regulation

     
    Type of regulation :
    Protected title (without reserves of activities)

    Recognition

     
    Recognition under:
    DIRECTIVE 2005/36/EC
    Additional information :
    Recognition under Directive 2005/36/EC:
    General system of recognition - primary application
    Qualification level:
    PS3 - Diploma of post-secondary level (3-4 years) , Art. 11 d
    Prior check of qualifications for a temporary and/or occasional provision of services:
    No
  • Activities

    Description of activities:
    Membership of the Institute of Financial Services is recognised worldwide as a symbol of professional excellence in financial services. It enables members to demonstrate their professional status and communicates a strong message to employers and clients about their commitment to professionalism in and personal development.
The database contains information on regulated professions, statistics on migrating professionals,contact points and competent authorities, as provided by EU Member States, EEA countries and Switzerland.
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