• About Us

    Welcome to
    Summit Finuas Skillnet

    Summit Finuas Skillnet is a national network of partner associations and companies operating in the international financial services industry in Ireland.

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  • Companies

    Membership of Summit Finuas Skillnet is open to private sector companies (incl. sole traders) operating within the international financial service (IFS) industry and to firms who provide professional services to IFS companies.

    Unfortunately private individuals, charities and non-commercial (i.e. government funded) public sector organisations are not eligible for membership.

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  • Employees

    Employees of international financial services (IFS) companies can register with the network to be kept informed of network funded training courses and upcoming briefings and events by emailing info@summitfinuasnetwork.com.

    However to avail of the network members rate your company must be a member of the network and pay for you to attend the course.

  • Jobseekers

    Summit Finuas Skillnet is not currently offering free places on courses to jobseekers. If you are a jobseeker and you are interested in a career in the international financial services sector we would like to direct your attention to the following specialist programmes currently organised by Financial Services Ireland;

    IFS Apprenticeships
    FSI Careerstart
    Please contact Carol Kenna (carol.kenna@ibec) for further information on these programmes.


  • International Financial Services Sector Training

    Summit Finuas Network develop enterprise-led learning networks within the international financial services sector.

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  • Chartered Financial Analyst® (Level 1) December 2018 Exam – Online Course

    Please note that to avail of the CFA & Summit Finuas Network Members rate you must provide your membership number when booking on to this course.Course Provider – Kaplan FinancialKaplan Financial are running a live online tuition course (dates listed below) to support candidates as the

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  • Professional Diploma in Applied Alternative Investments

    Course Overview

    The Professional Diploma in Applied Alternative Investments is an opportunity for professionals working in the funds industry to develop their expertise in the growing alternative assets market.Increasingly, alternatives assets which includes hedge funds, commodities, p

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  • Capital Requirements Directive III and IV

    Course Overview

    Most major banks are now compliant with the capital requirements of Base IIII and are preparing – some better than others – for the full impact of the imminent liquidity, leverage and long term funding source provisions. What next? What will be the continuing impact of

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  • Professional Certificate in Complex Financial Instruments in international financial services

    Programme Introduction

    The module develops your knowledge and understanding of complex financial instruments which are employed extensively in financial services. It introduces financial products such as exchange traded funds (ETFs) and derivatives including fu

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  • Certificate in Data Analytics

    Course Overview

    The analysis and interpretation of data to address the problems of business and society is an area experiencing massive growth. Diverse areas such as insurance, retail, finance, green technology, pharmaceutical and medical and the government and public policy sectors are al

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  • M Sc in Compliance

    Course Overview

    This MSc in Compliance course will provide participants with the multi-disciplinary skills to participate more effectively in the ever-changing world of compliance management. It is targeted at those who wish to understand a more practical application of compliance best pra

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  • Professional Certificate in Financial Crime Prevention (Level 9) – February 2019

    Course Overview

    The primary motivation underpinning the development of the Professional Certificate in Financial Crime Prevention is to provide a learning opportunity for compliance and/or other relevant professionals to develop the necessary intellectual capit

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  • CFA Institute Investment Foundations

    Course Overview

    The CFA Institute Investment Foundations is a global self-study education program and exam designed to give anyone working in financial services a clear understanding of the investment industry and their professional responsibilities within it.Focused on the essentials

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  • Certificate in Business Analysis

    Course Overview

    Working closely together the National College of Ireland and the Business Analysts Association of Ireland have developed a professional course with academic accreditation for business analysts and for those who play a leading role in improving business performance, either

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  • Performance Fees

    Course Overview

    A review of performance fee calculation methodology, accounting and challenges.

    Course Objectives

    At the end of this course participants will be able toDescribe what is meant by Gross Asset Value and calculate a basic performance fee. Calculate a performan

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