Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment
The Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment is the leading professional body for securities, investment, wealth and financial planning professionals. We promote the highest standards of professionalism amongst our members and the wider financial services profession and we believe professionalism is a blend of three elements – Knowledge, Skills and Behaviour. Formed in 1992 by London Stock Exchange practitioners, we have a global community of circa 45,000 members in 111 countries and last year more than 40,000 CISI exams were sat in 81 countries, 15,000 taken outside the UK.
The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators
The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb) is an international centre of excellence for the practice and profession of alternative dispute resolution (ADR). Our growing membership of nearly16,000 is based across 133 countries and supported by an international network of 39 branches. Membership of the Institute can be gained through qualification or experience routes. CIArb provides education and training for arbitrators, mediators and adjudicators. It also acts as a global hub for practitioners, policy makers, academics and those in business, supporting the global promotion, facilitation and development of all ADR methods. CIArb offers a range of resources including guidance, support, advice, networking and promotional opportunities. CIArb's network of regional branches and chapters across the world offers members a valuable global network of other like-minded professionals to share views and experiences with. It is a not-for-profit, UK registered charity.
The Institute of Marine Engineering, Science & Technology
IMarEST is The Institute of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology. Founded in UK in 1889, the IMarEST is now one of the biggest marine professional bodies with over 20,000 members worldwide. The Institute works with governmental bodies, companies, institutes, and other associations in the marine sector to facilitate marine technology development and to offer each marine professional support in professional development and learning. The IMarEST is a registered charity in the UK.