The Certified Investment Research Analyst (CIRATM) certification is a comprehensive global certification program designed to give an expert level understanding of investment research skills. This program teaches a disciplined and systematic approach to developing reports that assess the investment merits of first-time and existing issuers, provide ongoing assessments of trends in a given industry and identify investment opportunities in the secondary markets.
Investment Analysis is the study of how an investment is likely to perform and how suitable it is for a given investor. Investment analysis is key to any sound portfolio-management strategy. Most analysts, the aspiring and the experienced, agree to the fact that investing is about facts, models, mathematics, and analysis. CIRATM certification integrates a complex body of investment knowledge holistically covering these skills.
The evolution of capital markets the world over along with other investment classes, have created a need for investment research analysts with a new level of sophistication and a deep understanding of markets, economics, consumers & technology. The CIRATM certification is a credential designed specifically for financial professionals who want to attain an advanced level of competency as an investment analyst. who possess strong accounting, finance, quantitative and business writing skills. deep curiosity in business and industry, well-honed financial analytical ability, and exceptional written and oral communications skills
This program uses a variety of interactive learning tools, including case studies, projects and hands-on exercises. In this certification program, you will master the relevant concepts and skills related to research, such as accounting, modelling and valuation. We will also expose you to all the markets we cover and prepare you with presentation and writing skills.
CIRATM certification is also a part of the prestigious global certification - Certified International Investment Analyst (CIIA). CIRATM candidates will be part of a global network of Investment experts connected with CIIA who are dedicated to picking the right investments at the right time.