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Certificate in Corporate Finance

The Certificate in Corporate Finance is an important first step in developing the essential basic knowledge required for being involved in corporate finance. This certificate meets the FCA’s mandatory exam requirements for those advising on investments in the course of corporate finance business.

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No previous qualifications required


Route to the higher level Diploma in Corporate Finance.


Successful applicants are awarded the ACSI designation.

What is the Certificate in Corporate Finance?

The Certificate in Corporate Finance develops the essential foundation knowledge required to work in the corporate finance sector. The syllabus explores corporate finance legislation, regulation and techniques and provides you with an understanding of how corporate finance transactions are developed to meet client needs. It is suitable for practitioners working in corporate finance and related areas, such as venture capital, who need to demonstrate a sound understanding of both the regulatory and technical aspects of the subject. There are no entry requirements and the exam is open to all levels.

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For further information or advice on the CF qualification:

+44 (0)1908 248 250 cfqualification@icaew.com