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IFF is one of the world’s leading specialist financial training organisations. We provide participants in the global financial markets with intensive technical training programmes designed to help them succeed on the global stage.

Our ever expanding portfolio of two to five day courses range in complexity from introductory programmes for new market entrants, through to the most complex subjects in the industry. Areas of specialisation include:

Derivatives & Trading - Risk Management - Regulation - Project Finance - Corporate Finance - Private Equity and Venture Capital - Private Banking & Wealth Management - Investment Management - Real Estate Finance - Credit - Operations - FinTech - Agribusiness - Sustainable Investing

IFF is also the world’s leading provider of in-company training programmes. These courses can be delivered at your location anywhere around the world and are specifically designed to focus on the challenges and issues unique to your organisation. In-company programmes also allow you to make substantial cost savings when compared to conventional training.


Our Partners and Affiliates

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IFF's distance learning programmes are all produced in partnership with Middlesex University. Delegates can study for a post-graduate certificate with our "Mechanics" series.

Middlesex University is a large London based university with a history in higher education dating from 1878. In 1992 it was granted the Royal Charter making it a university. The university has over 34,000 students studying on its courses worldwide, both at its own campuses and also with partner institutions, making it one of the largest providers of British university education to international students.

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IFF is accredited as a short course provider by the British Accreditation Council for Independent Further and Higher Education.

The BAC is the leading mark of educational quality in the further education sector. (www.the-bac.org)

For more information about the BAC complaints procedure please click here - www.the-bac.org/bac-complaints-procedure/ (please note this is only if you feel IFF was unable to resolve your complaint in the first instance)


IFF is recognised by the CPD Certification Service and have been approved to award CPD points towards professional development certifications.

Past course verdicts - see what our delegates have to say

Understanding Commodity Markets
"Good vibe, great speaker. Very relevant and up to date. Great introductory course to commodity markets- would recommend this to colleague", Ashi Krishnan, Risk Manager, Credit Suisse

Credit Risk

"More detailed and interactive than other courses I have attended and lots of discussion. I loved the ability to interupt the speaker at any time and ask questions and receive useful answers", Lijiljana Salopek, Auditor, Privredna banka Zagreb

Hedge Funds
"One of the best courses I have attended, very fruitful and enriching information and environment. The way it is presented and the presentation skils of the speaker, practical examples given, instead of only theoretical", Raya El Khoury, Associate, FFA Private Bank

Loan Docs

"Extremely informative, very useful. All objectives were achieved, excellent course materials. This course is perfect and cannot be improved upon. I have been in banking for 28 years and this is the best course that I have ever attended", Tracey Scanlon, Head of Trade Finance, Mizhari Tefahot Bank

Project Finance
"Excellent. 360 perspective of all stakeholders in the process, all aspects covered", Mario Markovic, Banking Specialist, Unicredit Zaba 

School of Bonds

"More interesting to discuss real cases that are related to our jobs. Using real cases are essential and makes theories more understandable. I believe by the end of the course, my fixed income bond know;edge had widened and will help me to continue my career. [What I liked most about this course] Our course speaker explained complex theories in a simpler way that helped me understand things I had difficulty with before", Omar Almheiri, Trader, Adia