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The Institute of Financial Services

About us

Promoting professionalism in financial services

The Institute of Financial Services is the professional body of ifs University College, a London-based registered charity, incorporated by Royal Charter. It supports and promotes professionalism in the financial services industry through the provision of benchmark regulated adviser qualifications and through its membership, alumni and continuing professional development services.

Qualifications and personal development

The Institute offers benchmark qualifications and ongoing development services that meet the standards required for those giving professional advice on financial products such as retail investments and mortgages.