Curriculum 2018

New York Institute of Finance

Introductory Professional Certificates
Introductory Professional Certificates

If you are new to financial markets seeking to propel your career, then this is the place to start. Our Introductory Certificates lay the conceptual and practical foundations for your path to success. Each Certificate is comprised of multiple courses, so you can choose to take a full Certificate or just the courses relevant to your career.

Professional Certificates
Professional Certificates

Our Professional Certificates develop the desk-ready skills you need to excel and to enhance your career prospects. Our training style is immersive and interactive, relying on realistic simulations and case studies. Bloomberg terminals are used in many of the Professional Certificate classes, giving you access to real-world, real-time data and analytics. These Certificates are for ambitious career focused professionals who understand the value of having a complete set of real-world skills.

Advanced Professional Certificates
Advanced Professional Certificates

If you are technically minded or an experienced financial markets professional, seeking to become the go-to-person in your area of expertise, then our Advanced Professional Certificates are for you. Advanced Certificate candidates should have a strong grasp of the subject matter at our Professional Certificate level.

Chartered Financial Risk Engineer
Chartered Financial Risk Engineer™ Qualification

Contemplating a career transition to financial risk management, or simply looking to enhance your risk skill set? The Chartered Financial Risk Engineer™ program is a hands-on skills training qualification using an immersive boot-camp mode of delivery.

 “As always, the class was great! The instructor did an excellent job. I got more out of the class than I had planned—always fun to have your mind challenged in a significant way. I will likely attend some other classes and send some of my staff as well. NYIF is the best resource I have come across!”

Chief Risk Officer  Federal Home Loan Bank

 “I would like to thank you again for all your support and the amazing time we had at NYIF. All of our students were truly impressed by the quality offered through instructors, contents, visits, NYIF’s structure and also the great support from Diana and the rest of the team”

Visiting Professor  Decision Business School

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“Risk Comes from not knowing what you are doing”

− Warren Buffet, Former NYIF Student

The Way We Teach



We teach our renowned in-person classes at our headquarters in New York’s Financial District and major cities around the world.


On Demand

Learn on your own schedule, where and when you can, knowing our faculty is just a simple message away in our support forums.


Virtual Classroom

Step into a live class from anywhere in the world. Exactly like a class, at set times and with an expert instructor. Don’t be late!

Introductory Professional Certificates

 If you are new to the Capital Markets (also called the Securities Industry) or currently in a support role, then this is good place to begin.



Professional Certificates

 Teaching you in-demand work skills. You have some subject matter experience but now want to seriously advance your skills and work performance.



Advanced Professional Certificates

You will already have several years work experience and be accomplished in your role. You are seeking to get an edge or refresh core skills that have lapsed.


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"Risk comes from not knowing what you are doing"

− Warren Buffett, Former NYIF Student

"Time is the friend of the wonderful company, the enemy of the mediocre"

− Warren Buffett, Former NYIF Student

"...honestly this course opened many doors to me in my professional career"

− Finance Manager, Air France

Est. 1922

A Financial Times company, the New York Institute of Finance is modern era business education founded by the NYSE in 1922.

Video Rich Learning

Our online video rich learning platform with searchable captions and instructor support ensures you acquire the skills you need.

Desk-Ready Skills

Your world recognized qualification increases your career success by transferring demonstrable skills demanded by employers.

A Powerful Network

You’ll join our elite network of bankers, investors & regulators responsible for managing the world’s money and financial markets.


NYIF certificates can be attained at your own pace, over short or longer periods of time, in class or around the world, across any device.


Passing a NYIF Exam proves your mastery of a subject to the world and qualifies your membership to the Institute.

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NYIF’s curriculum gives you the skills and network for a successful career in Finance
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