Career prospects in Financial and Investment Banking by Dr. Sunder Ram Korivi :
The current education era has now transformed to CPD i.e. Continuing Professional Development. Knowledge of economics is of first and foremost importance. Next comes, being updated with market developments. Expertise in Financial Statement Analysis is the key here. Regulated and Restricted markets, knowledge of both is important. Regulated markets includes the bodies such as RBI, SEBI, Investment Advisory and Wealth Management Services, IRDA, PFRDA, IBC, Companies Act - NCLT and NCLAT, Arbitrators etc. which primarily forms Noah's Ark of economy.
Inputs of CISI Executives, Mr. Jasneet and Mrs. Viyanza :
In India, the office is present only in Mumbai. CISI links with 70% of top 10 institutes and 50% of top 20 institutes. People from companies like BNY Mellon, Deutsche Bank, JP Morgan, Barclays, Wipro, Credit Suisse, Nomura, HSBC etc. take up the exams which have 7 levels. Level 1 to 5 have objective type questions without negative marking. Level 6 and 7 comprises of subjective papers. These 7 levels are spread amongst various verticals.