Financial Services Skills Council (FSSC)

The FSSC is the only industry body representing the entire financial services industry.

was delighted to achieve accreditation for training excellence by the FSSC in December 2006.

Public recognition is given to those firms who can show that their training provision adds real value to their business.

Financial Services Skills Council Website

Chartetered Instititue for Securities & Investments

The Chartered Institute for Securities & Investments was formed in 1992 by members of the London Stock Exchange. Its mission is to set standards of professional excellence and integrity for the securities and investment industry, providing qualifications and promoting the highest level of competence to its members, firms and others.

The Chartered Institute for Securities & Investments is now the pre-eminent professional body for those who work in the securities and investment industry in the UK. Over 30,000 members benefit from a programme of professional training and development. The Institute is the principal awarding body for industry qualifications and last year its examinations attracted 40,000 candidates.

The Chartered Institute for Securities & Investments is also a registered charity.

Charitable Objectives:

  • to promote for the public benefit, the advancement and dissemination of knowledge in the field of securities and investments
  • to develop high ethical standards for practitioners in securities and investments and to promote such standards in the UK and overseas
  • to act as an authoritative body for the purpose of consultation and research in matters of education or public interest concerning investment in securities

Beaufort Securities is pleased to support the Institute as part of its ongoing commitment to promote competence and professionalism within our business.

Chartered Institute for Securities & Investments Website