||Asean Affairs 14 June 2013
PSE partners anew with iAcademy for Certified Securities Specialist Course
The Philippine Stock Exchange (PSE) renewed its memorandum of agreement with the Information and Communications Technology Academy, Inc. (iAcademy) last June 7, 2013 to officially launch the conduct of the 2nd PSE-iAcademy Certified Securities Specialist Course (CSSC), a key initiative of the Exchange envisioned to provide continuing education for interested individuals and market participants.
This 136-hour certification program will comprise of fifteen (15) subject areas covering financial market theories, valuation technique and analysis, investment portfolio management, ethics, regulations, and market dynamics.
The CSSC, which currently runs in partnership with the Ateneo Center for Continuing Education, University of the Philippines Development Center for Finance, and University of Santo Tomas Center for Continuing Professional Education and Development, was chartered and developed by the PSE together with a composite team of noted academicians and market practitioners.
Shown in the photo during the Memorandum of Agreement signing are (From L-R): iAcademy Chief Operating Officer Jose Morales; iAcademy President and CEO Vanessa Tanco-Cualoping; PSE President and CEO Hans B. Sicat; and PSE Chief Operating Officer Roel A. Refran.