New financial adviser programme unveiled by the AIC

Four courses will offer 45 minutes of CPD each for advisers

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The Association of Investment Companies (AIC) has launched an e-learning programme to help financial advisers strengthen their understanding of investment companies.

The three-hour Investment Company Accreditation programme will cover discounts and premiums, gearing, and the income features of investment companies. There will be four courses which will offer up to 45 minutes of continuing professional development each. Following the completion of the programme advisers will receive a certificate from the AIC. Head of intermediary communications Nick Britton said the programme was "designed as a way for financial advisers, planners and paraplanners to show they understand the structure and features of investment companies". The courses includ...

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