Associate Financial Planner UAE 2017By Randell Tiongson on August 8th, 2017
If you are a Filipino based in the UAE and you are serious with being a professional financial planner, it is time for you to be certified!
Since 2013 the AFP has been helping Filipino financial planners in the middle east improve their level of competency and professionalism.
The 2017 schedule will be this September 1 & 2, 2017 in Dubai, UAE.
Why the AFP?
Because of the increasing financial awareness and prosperity of many Filipinos, the demand for financial products and financial advisors has been growing through the years. However, while there have been many who claim to be financial advisors, there has been a need for certified advisors to be differentiate a properly trained advisor from one who is not.
This differentiation can be achieved by choosing to become an Associate Financial Planner (AFP®), a professional designation awarded by the Registered Financial Planners Philippines, the Philippine’s leading financial planning institute.
Become an Associate Financial Planner (AFP)®
The public is looking for a financial planner who has demonstrated a commitment to competency, and financial professionals want an established certification that will set them apart in the globally expanding financial planning profession. As an AFP®, you can energize and revitalize your career by leveraging the knowledge and prestige associated with one of the world’s most recognized financial planning certification.
Benefits of the AFP® Certification
– Immediate recognition from clients, peers and employers with AFP® designation after your name.
– Strict eligibility criteria mean only a selected few are privileged to hold this designation.
– Provides a good starting point for professional who have the necessary skills sets and knowledge in basic personal financial planning.
– Provides an interim designation while you are pursuing the Registered Financial Planner (RFP®) quantification in the future.
– Become part of the preeminent financial planning organization in the country, the Association of RFPs in the Philippines with numerous benefits, including access to technical sessions, events, seminars and conferences.
What will be discussed during the AFP® Program?
- Personal Finance Steps
- Insurance Planning
- Behavioral Finance
- Investment Planning
- Time Value of Money
- Stock Market Investing
After completing the training program, a qualifying examination will be performed within 1 to 2 months after the program. Those who pass the exams can apply for membership to the AFP®
Who will be conducting the AFP® Program?
Randell Tiongson, RFP is the director of the Registered Financial Planner Philippines and has been engaged in the financial services industry for 3 decades. He is one of the most respected personal finance speaker and educator in the Philippines and has given over 1000 lectures & training on finance through the years. He is a columnist of the Philippine Daily Inquirer, best-selling author of 5 finance books.
Marvin Germo, RFP is the Philippine’s most in demand speaker and educator on stock market investing. He has given hundreds of seminars on investing in equities for Filipinos across the globe. He is frequently seen in Philippine media on the subject matter of investing and he is also a best-selling author of 5 books on investing and the stock market.