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CSIA - Certified Securities & Investment Analysis

The Investment Security Analyst is a regional (East African) Professional Qualification for Financial Analysts. The course objective is to develop a professional designation to further enhance training for market participants in the east Africa Region. As the East Africa economics turn to market economies, it becomes necessary that there be professionals equipped with tools of financial analysis for both local and multi-national firms.

CSIA qualification is the only qualification of its kind in the East African region.

 



Subjects to be attempted in each part.



CSIA PART I

SECTION 1

Financial Mathematics
Financial Institutions and Markets
Enterpreneurship and Communication

SECTION 2
Economics
Financial Accounting
Taxation Theory and Practice



CSIA PART II

SECTION 3
Management Information Systems
Financial Management
Financial Statements Analysis

SECTION 4
Advanced Finance, Finance, Investment and Equity Analysis
Law and regulations governing Financial Markets
Quantitative Analysis

CSIA PART III

SECTION 5
Principles and Practice of Management
Valuation and Analysis of Fixed Income Instruments
Asset Management



SECTION 6
Portfolio Management

International Finance
Valuation Analysis of Derivatives


Minimum entry requirements:

Holder of IST Level II
Holder of recognized Accounting Qualification e.g. CPA(K), ACCA
Holding of any degree from recognized university
KCSE mean grade C+ (plus) with a minimum of C+ (plus) in both Mathematics and English

 

Fees: Ksh 20,450 per section