Cooperation with universities and other educational institutions enriches the Capital Markets Academy's training programme. As a participant, you will benefit from a healthy mix of theory and practice.

Educational institutions  | Universities

CFA Institute

Our course ”Certified Derivatives Trader” in London earns 32.5 so-called “continuing education credit hours” (CE credits) from the CFA-Institute. Participants who are members of the CFA Institute receive their “CE credits” automatically upon successful completion of this programme.

European Institute of Quantitative Finance (EIQF)

The European Institute of Quantitative Finance offers a programme leading to the professional qualification “Certified Financial Engineer”. The content of this programme provides Financial Engineers with the foundational knowledge essential to their careers worldwide. The exam of our certificate course “Certified Derivatives Trader” will be recognised as a component of the „Certified Financial Engineer”.

German Institute of Corporate Finance (GICF)

The GICF offers a training programme that leads to the professional qualification “Certified Financial Modeler”. This programme focuses on Financial Modeling with Excel and VBA. A passed exam will be recognised as Level I of the programme “Certified Financial Engineer” carried out by the European Institute of Financial Engineering and Derivatives (EIFD).


Since 2012 Tradimo is one of the worldwide leading provider for learning platforms for stock exchange topics. With its „Certified Derivates Trader Nanodiploma™” Tradimo sets completely new standards in e-Learning within the financial industry. Successful graduates receive the authorization in order to attend the examination with the final title „Certified Derivatives Trader”.