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Introducing: The RI Academy

Posted on January 13th, by Sarah in RI Academy. No Comments

Introducing: The RI Academy
The RIA is launching the RI Academy in Canada.

Entirely web-based.
Self-paced & flexible learning.
Specialist content by global ESG experts.

Responsible investment (RI) is an essential part of good investment practice resulting in better, smarter investment decisions. It is increasingly important to understand how environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors affect shareholder and stakeholder value. As a result, demand for professional ESG training is increasing.

The RI Academy meets this demand. The Academy provides investment advisors, managers, analysts and other investment professionals with industry-leading training on ESG issues that impact company performance, shareholder value, and investment decisions.

Three courses to enhance your skills and grow your business:

1. RI Fundamentals

A 3 hour introductory course for investment professionals and others who want an insight into RI. Intensive training in the fundamentals of responsible investing. Ideal for corporate and group training. Also available for individual enrolment. Eligible for 3 CFA CE credits, 3 Advocis CE credits, 3 IIROC CE credits, and 3 FPSC CE credits.

2. RI Essentials
A 10 to 12 hour comprehensive examination of RI. Foundational and in-depth training on the identification and implementation of environmental, social and governance factors into investment decision making. Available for individual enrolment. Eligible for 10 CFA CE credits, 10 Advocis CE credits, 10 IIROC CE credits, and 10 FPSC CE credits.

3. RI Enhanced Financial Analysis
A 6 to 8 hour advanced course. Examines the use of sustainability data in fundamental investment analysis and stock valuation. Available for individual enrolment. Eligible for 6 CFA CE credits.

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Click the image to download the brochure.

RI Fundamentals – $380
RI Essentials – $990
Enhanced Financial Analysis – $990

*RIA members receive a 20% discount on course fees. This special discount may not be combined with other promotional offers.

For more info, download the brochure to the right.

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We are launching this training program in partnership with the RI Academy, and with the support of NEI Investments. These partnerships give our program a distinct, global perspective on responsible investment.

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