Certified Portfolio Specialist (CPS)
|Status||Currently offered and recognized by the issuing organization.|
|Issuing Organization||International Association of Financial Management (INTERFIMA)|
|Qualification and Educational Requirements|
EITHER three years of experience in the financial services industry OR an undergraduate or graduate degree in Finance, Economics, Business or Law from an accredited university, college or school.
30 hours of self-study and project assignments accompanied by 10 hours of one-on-one online sessions OR 40 hours onsite, in-class study related to Portfolio Management topics.
Final exam (online or onsite, closed book, proctored)
|Continuing Education Requirements||
15 hours of related financial training every two years.
|Verification, Complaints and Accreditation|
|Check Designation Status Online||
Check status by emailing issuing organization at [email protected].
|Investor Complaint Process||
|Published List of Disciplined Designees||