With CESGA, AZEK launches a training program in the field of sustainability

The financial industry is increasingly demanding investment solutions that take sustainability criteria into account. Accordingly, financial experts are required to acquire the necessary skills. The CESGA course makes this possible. AZEK is launching the 2020 course in Switzerland. The online course imparts the necessary knowledge in a well-structured form and is concluded by an examination in presence format. learn more about CESGA

ACIIA: Partnership with PRMIA

ACIIA is pleased to announce a certification partnership with the Professional Risk Managers’ International Association (PRMIA), headquartered in the US, in the mutual recognition that current CIIA designation holders meet a portion of the Professional Risk Manager (PRM) Designation requirements. News release

AZEK launches user seminars

In order to be able to address and deepen current topics in a timely manner, AZEK decided to launch a new seminar series on current topics in addition to its traditional diploma programs. The knowledge transfer in this format is designed interactively. The new seminar series starts with an introductory seminar in Python on Nov 13 in Zurich.

Survey on job prospects in the financial market

The fight for jobs in the financial sector gets tougher. Those who focus on continuous training and flexibly adjust to new developments can improve their chances on the labor market. This is the result of a survey conducted by the Swiss Financial Analysts Association SFAA among 340 financial specialists. Results...

Save the date: Investora Kapitalmarktkonferenz on Sep 18/19

CEOs and CFOs of about 30 small and midcap companies, listed on the Swiss stock exchange, present their company on Sep 18/19, 2019 in the Samsung Hall in Zurich and answer your questions. For more information: www.investora.ch

SFAA Newsletter No. 43

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Diploma ceremony in Geneva

The successful graduates received their diplomas at this year's ceremony in Geneva. The best graduates were also honoured with prizes. The best pictures of the graduation ceremony: Pictures

SFAA Newsletter No. 42

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Recommend us!

You know AZEK and are convinced of our offer? One click is all it takes to recommend our website to your network or directly to one of your contacts. to the webpage...

SFAA Newsletter No. 41

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Survey on job prospects in the financial industry

The job description of Swiss financial specialists is undergoing a profound change. Targeted continuous education improves the chances on the job market. This is the result of a survey conducted by the Swiss Financial Analysts Association SFAA among 280 financial specialists. to the summary...

SFAA Newsletter No. 40

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Save the date: Investora Kapitalmarktkonferenz on Sep 26/27

CEOs and CFOs of about 30 small and midcap companies, listed on the Swiss stock exchange, present their company on Sep 26/27, 2018 in the Samsung Hall in Zurich and answer your questions. For more information: www.investora.ch

SFAA Newsletter No. 39

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SAQ accredited AZEK Campus seminars

The AZEK Campus seminars of 2017 and 2018 have been accredited as re-certification measures by SAQ. Find here the list with the SAQ codes. Open list...

16./17.1.18, AZEK Campus on CoCo's

Contingent Convertible Bonds (CoCo's) have grown substantially and developed to a fully established bond market segment, but are still less well known. The seminar sheds more light on CoCo's from a theoretical and practical perspective. Read more...

SFAA Newsletter No. 38

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Communication tips

In his newly published book, Nello Gaspardo, AZEK lecturer and communication and negotiation expert, sketches nine different types of people and explains how to optimally communicate with them.Read more...

SFAA Newsletter No. 37

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"Geldsegen für die höhere Berufsbildung"

Professional development is an important factor for a successful career, but at the same time often an expensive undertaking. From 2018 on, financial support for professional education at tertiary level will be reinforced. AZEK’s CEO Andreas Jacobs welcomes this development. Read more...

SFAA Newsletter No. 36

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Einladung an die FINANZ'17

Am 1. und 2. Februar 2017 findet im Kongresshaus Zürich die neunzehnte Ausgabe der grössten Schweizer Finanzmesse statt. Unter dem Motto "Kreative Konzepte" ist der erste Tag der FINANZ'17 wie gewohnt ausschliesslich professionellen Anlegern vorbehalten.Read more...

Visit AZEK on LinkedIn

Visit AZEK on LinkedIn for news, updates to our training programs and seminars or inputs to current financial market topics.Read more...

AZEK Campus "Introduction to Blockchain"

Jan 18 (GE), Jan 19 (ZH)
The concepts and tools presented in the seminar entitled ‘Decentralising finance with blockchain' are a practical introduction to the notions of digital currencies, blockchain and smart contracts. The module develops the technical and economic foundations thereof and looks at their industrial application in the financial sector. Read more...

SFAA Newsletter No. 35

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"Finanzbranche im Umbruch"

Fundiertes Wissen über Finanzmärkte, Finanzinstrumente, Prozesse und Anlagemöglichkeiten im geltenden rechtlichen Rahmen ist zwingend, sagt AZEK CEO Giuseppe Benelli in Finanz und Wirtschaft. Read more...

"Sinkende Saläre und Boni sind nicht unrealistisch"

Neue Technologien und Produkte führen dazu, dass das Wissen in der Finanzbranche rasch veraltet. Wer erfolgreich sein und auch in Zukunft gut verdienen wolle, müsse sich laufend weiterzubilden, sagt Azek-CEO Giuseppe Benelli im Gespräch mit finews.ch. Read more...

AZEK Campus "Digital Disruption in Financial Services"

Nov 02 (ZH), Nov 04 (GE)
Financial Services companies, like banks, investment companies, payment providers, and insurance companies are facing significant challenges from digital competitors. These new competitors are often able to offer innovative products and services at a much lower cost than traditional players. Read more...

Einladung zum Forum "Opportunities 2017"

Die Finanz und Wirtschaft lädt am 8. November 2016 zahlreiche Experten und Branchenkenner wie Edward Chancellor (Finanzhistoriker), Felix W. Zulauf (Zulauf Asset Management AG), Christophe Bernard (Vontobel), Michael Strobaek (Credit Suisse) und Mark Haefele (UBS Wealth Management) nach Zürich ein, um gemeinsam mit ihnen auf die Suche nach vielversprechenden Strategien für das kommende Anlagejahr zu gehen.
For more information: http://www.forum-executive.ch/opportunities/

Investora Kapitalmarktkonferenz

Die CEOs und CFOs von rund 30 an der Schweizer Börse kotierten Small- und Midcaps präsentieren am Dienstag, 20. September, und Mittwoch, 21. September, im ConventionPoint in Zürich ihr Unternehmen und beantworten in von Finanzanalysten moderierten Q&As Ihre Fragen.
For more information: www.investora.ch

SFAA Newsletter No. 34

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Congratulations!

La Swiss Financial Association SFAA and AZEK congratulate the graduates for the successful completion of the exams. The graduates list have been published in the Neue Zürcher Zeitung and in Le temps

Swiss Bond Commission joins the SFAA

In December of last year, both the Swiss Bond Commission (SBC) and the SFAA agreed on the SBC members joining SFAA collectively as per Jan 1, 2016.

The Board of the SBC will operate under the full name "SFAA Swiss Bond Commission" (SBC) and will continue to organize seminars and workshops on fixed income topics. Information about all activities of the commission are published on the websites of the SBC (www.oks.ch) and the SFAA.