This course is designed to prepare participants for the Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission (CySEC) certification exams. CySEC certifications concern the knowledge of the regulatory framework of the capital market in Cyprus.
The certification is a prerequisite for any professional who wishes to:
Perform & provide investment services &activities in the Republic of Cyprus
To be appointed as Regulatory Compliance Officers in compliance with the CySEC Directive
To be appointed as AML compliance officers to any entity, regulated by CySEC
Enhance your knowledge and skills in the area of Compliance and AML
Expand your employment opportunities in CySEC regulated firms
Take up further opportunities for advancement and specialization
CySEC certifications ensure candidates can apply a basic and/or an advanced level of knowledge, which is appropriate for individuals offering services delivered by investment firms. Such services include:
Reception, transmission and execution of client orders
Marketing of collective investment schemes
Individuals dealing on a proprietary basis
Offering investment advice or underwriting financial instruments
Performing the activities of collective portfolio management and risk management for collective investment schemes (either UCITS or AIFs)
Likewise, the AMLO certification is designed to ensure that professionals appointed as AML Compliance Officers carry the necessary knowledge as well as expertise to fulfil their assigned duties with competence.
All about exams
Course content/ Exam structure
Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission has 3 levels of certifications
Access the Application form through CySEC’s website – Subscription to examinations
Choose the level of the examination you wish to apply and complete relevant fields
Complete the Billing Details and proceed with your order following the relevant steps.
An automatic receipt will be sent to the email you have provided in the application form.
Also, an email will be sent with all the exam details and your workbook.
Please NOTE, that applications for changes are accepted if submitted at LEAST 5 working days prior to the exam date
Each individual needs to complete 15 hours of Continuous Professional Development (CPD) for advanced certification or 10 hours of Continuous Professional Development (CPD) for Basic and AML certifications, through relevant seminars and on a yearly basis to maintain their respective certification and presence in the public register of the Certified Persons.
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