Certified International Wealth Manager (CIWM)

The leading credential for wealth managers

What is the Certified International Wealth Manager (CIWM) designation?

The Certified International Wealth Manager (CIWM) designation is recognized worldwide as a top credential for wealth management. It ensures that financial professionals have the unique knowledge and skills to address the complex needs of high-net-worth clients.

Co-granted by the Canadian Securities Institute (CSI) and the Association of International Wealth Management (AIWM), the CIWM has international recognition and portability—creating career opportunities for you anywhere in the world.

Learn more about the changing wealth management industry through our Whitepaper: Defining the Wealth Management Industry and Practice in Canada.

What is the Association of International Wealth Management (AIWM)?

The Association of International Wealth Management (AIWM) is a professional association for wealth managers worldwide. A not-for-profit based in Switzerland, the AIWM promotes and strengthens global education in private banking and wealth management. It was established to:

  • Identify and address the needs of high-net-worth clients.
  • Respond to the growing demand for sophisticated products and professional client service.
  • Navigate the increasing regulation and general complexities of global financial markets. 

With the launch of the CIWM designation in 2004, the AIWM has set a globally recognized standard for wealth management professionals. It co-grants the CIWM in North America through a partnership with CSI, allowing professionals to build global careers.

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What the experts have to say about the Certified International Wealth Manager (CIWM) designation
What the experts have to say about the Certified International Wealth Manager (CIWM) designation

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