Introduction to UK Financial Regulation & Professional Integrity

This is a CIFA Level 4 course leading to a CIFA examination. Approximate total study time is 140 hours (estimated timings for individual chapters are shown below).

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Created by CIFA Education Management Last updated Fri, 05-Mar-2021 English
What will I learn?
  • The UK Government’s role in the economy
  • Factors that influence the UK financial services sector
  • The main financial needs, priorities and risks of UK consumers
  • Legal concepts related to financial advice
  • Professional Ethics
  • The financial regulation structure in the UK
  • The regulatory strategies of the FCA and the PRA
  • The main FCA principles, rules and requirements relating to the conduct of business

Curriculum for this course
12 Chapters
Introduction to UK Financial Regulation & Professional Integrity
12 Chapters
  • Chapter 1 Financial Markets in the UK
  • Chapter 2 Financial Services & Risks in the UK
  • Chapter 3 Legal Framework on Contract & Trust
  • Chapter 4 Ethics & Professionalism
  • Chapter 5 The UK Financial Services Regulators
  • Chapter 6 FCA & PRA Governance, Principles & Rules
  • Chapter 7 FCA & PRA Competence of Companies & Individuals
  • Chapter 8 Financial Crime Regulations
  • Chapter 9 Complaints & Redress
  • Chapter 10 FCA Conduct of Business Sourcebook (COBS)
  • Free Study Support PowerPoint for Chapter 1 Financial Markets in the UK
  • Free Study Support Webinar for Chapter 1 Financial Markets in the UK 01:16:39
Requirements
  • Level 3 qualifications or equivalent
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Description

The CIFA Introduction to UK Regulations and Professional Integrity is an in-depth, entry-level certification designed to give financial students and professionals a structured e-learning programme that advances their understanding of UK Regulations and Professional Integrity, a critical component for continuing professional development (CPD) within financial positions. Having a good understanding of the UK financial regulations is required when working within a regulated environment. 


The CIFA Introduction to UK Financial Regulations and Professional Integrity is suitable for both finance graduates with minimal expertise and specialists active in the working environment.


Undertaking the CIFA Introduction to UK Financial Regulations and Professional Integrity will enhance your professional understanding before taking career-specific FCA regulated qualifications in the designated field of expertise.


The Introduction to UK Financial Regulations & Professional Integrity course consists of 10 chapters covering:

Financial Markets in the UK

Financial Services & Risk in the UK

Legal Framework on Contract & Trust

Ethics & Professionalism

UK Financial Services Regulators

FCA & PRA Governance, Principles & Rules

FCA & PRA Competence of Companies & Individuals

Financial Crime Regulations

Complaints & Redress

FCA Conduct of Business Sourcebook (COBS)


The suggested study time for the course is 140 hours. Approximate study time for each chapter is as follows:

Chapter 1: Financial Markets in the UK - 11 hours

Chapter 2: Financial Services & Risk in the UK - 8 hours

Chapter 3: Legal Framework on Contract & Trust - 7 hours

Chapter 4: Ethics & Professionalism - 14 hours

Chapter 5: UK Financial Services Regulators - 13 hours

Chapter 6: FCA & PRA Governance, Principles & Rules - 14 hours

Chapter 7: FCA & PRA Competence of Companies & Individuals - 20 hours

Chapter 8: Financial Crime Regulations - 20 hours

Chapter 9: Complaints & Redress - 5 hours

Chapter 10: FCA Conduct of Business Sourcebook (COBS) - 28 hours


This is a CIFA Level 4 course leading to a CIFA examination.

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