Investment Environment (IMC)
IMC is an entry-level qualification into the UK investment profession. It provides an excellent foundation into the core areas of portfolio management, research analysis, front office investment activities, relationship management, and risk management.
You’ll gain an FCA-appropriate qualification for managing investments.
Learners are able to:
Gain an understanding of the UK and international financial services industry and markets. You’ll be able to understand the UK regulatory environment, taxation in the UK, client advice, and the conduct of investment businesses.
Must be over 18 years at the time of application and who have previously achieved a level 3 qualification. There are no specific entry requirements for this qualification, but as a learner you will be ideally to be working with an organisation or role where they can demonstrate skills and apply knowledge. Alternatively, you could draw on previous experience within an organisation or use an organisation you are familiar with.
- IELTS minimum 5.0- 6.5 overall with no fail.
- Pass 5 GCSE subjects or equivelant
Who have demonstrated some ability and possess Qualifications at Level 3, for example ‘A’ Levels or vocational awards.
This qualification is suitable for anyone working, or aspiring to work, in the administration and/or operations sector and no previous qualifications are required.
- Investment Environment
Assessment will take place via exam. This ensures you minimise time away from work and that you undertake work study which is relevant to your own
This course gives you the opportunity to start developing your career with dedicated career development support in addition to your online tuition.
- On completion of your studies, you may be given a full-time graduate opportunity by your employer
- You may wish to further your studies by taking on academic professional qualifications.