“Wholesale financial markets are dynamic and fast changing. They demand qualified, highly professional people with wide-ranging market skills and knowledge.”

ACI UK is committed to supporting industry-relevant training, education and continuing professional develoment of financial markets practitioners.  We engage with training groups, professional development associations, regulators and supervisory bodies on learning opportunities that offer tangible value and benefits to members – often working in partnership with other educators to develop bespoke events and programmes.  ACI FMA’s suite of globally acknowledged, portable, professional qualifications are acknowledged by the FCA as contributing to continuing professional development.

In today’s markets, it is particularly relevant for market participants to be able to qualify their professionalism and adherence to industry best practice through appropriate ACI Certificates and Diplomas, including the Global Code Certificate

Our aim?  To support our members to enhance their career prospects (from new entrants to experienced practitioners), to improve job performance and to set standards of professionalism across the industries – and for the individual participants – we represent. ACI UK has been making this vision real for hundreds of financial markets professionals for decades.

ACI FMA eLearning and Certification 

The ELAC Portal provides employers and individual market practitioners in the financial sector with a high-quality, accredited continuing professional development solution, helping industry practitioners to maintain the highest professional standards of ethical conduct at all times.

ACI Exam Suite

ACI’s suite of specialised examinations cover Foreign Exchange, Money Markets, Derivatives, Repos, Risk Management for front, middle and back-office staff.

All ACI examinations are delivered electronically by ACI FMA through a global network of Test Centres.

Exam preparation opportunities are delivered by third parties including training companies and business schools.  Study packs and reference books are also available to help you prepare for and pass your exams. The following companies and trainers offer ACI FMA Examination courses to UK students:

Examready Trading Academy
Craig Rod Chartered MCSI
Mobile: +44 7906 384 589
E-Mail: craigrod@examready.com
Website: www.examready.com

Full Value
Individual enquiries: Dushane Shakung
Tel : +27 11 781 5678
Email: dushane@fullvalue.co.za
Website: www.fullvalue.co.za


ACI UK takes no responsibility for the performance of any of the training companies mentioned on its website, and, as a matter of policy, does not offer accreditation to companies (other than through the ACI FMA Accredited Trainer Programme) that act as a supplier to the ACI UK National Association and its members.  Details of ACI FMA’s Trainer Accreditation Programme can be found here.

To learn more about ACI’s education, continuing professional development and e-learning services and products, please contact education@aci-uk.com

ACI Global Code Certificate
ACI Dealing Certificate
ACI Operations Certificate
ACI Diploma