• Welcome to the CISI

    The Professional Body of Choice for the Financial Services Sector

    The Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment is the leading professional body for securities, investment, wealth and financial planning professionals. The CISI has been dedicated to professionalism since it emerged from the London Stock Exchange in 1992 and is now a global body operating in 104 countries.


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Why CISI qualifications?

We offer a range of qualifications which are designed for you to learn and enter the financial services sector. Our well received study pathways in Operations, Wealth Management, Compliance/Risk, Capital Markets/Corporate Finance, Financial Planning and Islamic Finance, will provide you the specialist understanding needed to start out and progress in your chosen discipline.

Written by practitioners

Specialist knowledge

Globally portable

Remote learning

Recognition and employability

Practical and relevant

Instant results with computer based testing

Flexible approach

Anonymous Survey

A recent survey has stated that 33.9% of absence days in the financial services profession have been due to mental ill health. How confident would you be talking to your manager at work if you felt you were suffering from stress, anxiety or depression?

Accredited Training Providers

The CISI accredits external partners to deliver training for candidates preparing to sit exams. If you wish to participate in training to prepare for CISI exams, please contact one of the following accredited training partners (ATP):

University Partnerships

The CISI works collaboratively with universities and shares the common interest of providing holistic learning and education opportunities for individuals pursuing a financial services career.

Over 45,000 Members in over 100 countries
c. 40,000 Exams taken in 81 countries

Meet your local team


Ganesh Iyer

Country Head


Jasneet Bindra

Head of Education


Viyanza Pookkoden

Client Relationship Manager


Sharmila Ghoghe

Client Liaison Executive

We have an established office in India which supports on-going growth in CISI qualifications and membership and supports individuals and firms to attain and maintain high standards of competence, behaviour and integrity.

The CISI National Advisory Council (NAC) in India was formed to support growth in the country and advise the Institute on national education and local continuing professional development requirements. It is headed by president Puranam Hayagreeva Ravikumar FCSI(Hon) - Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer, Invent Assets Securitisation & Reconstruction.

Strategic Alliances

The strategic alliances we have formed enables us to fulfill our mission and values for mutual benefit.

Corporate Clients

Our corporate clients are committed to professional development of their employees by creating subject matter experts within the firm.

Your local office

Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment
804 Meadows, Sahar Plaza
Andheri Kurla Road
Mumbai 400059

0091 22 42219400