Professional bodies clash on open units

Blackmore, Nicole
September 2009
Money Marketing;9/10/2009, p1
The article reports on the move of the Financial Services Skills Council to meet with awarding bodies to discuss if the Retail Distribution Review (RDR)-required Qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF) level 4 qualification will be limited to the existing professional bodies in Great Britain. Ruth Martin, managing director of the Securities and Investment Institute, notes the essentiality of restrict units for high quality of the qualification. Martin says it is about quality and relevance.


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