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CSI Global Education leads the way with launch of free financial glossary app for iPhone
Mobile app features more than 4,000 financial terms
TORONTO, May 6, 2010 - Canadian Securities Institute® (CSI) continues to demonstrate its leadership position in financial services education with the launch of a free educational app for iPhones, iPods and the new iPads. CSI’s new mobile application is available for download from the app store at www.csi.ca/app.
The new mobile app enables investors, financial services professionals and CSI students to access a robust financial glossary, featuring more than 4,000 financial terms and definitions, as well as a directory of CSI’s most popular courses.
"CSI prides itself on meeting the evolving needs of financial services professionals by offering an extensive suite of education programs leading to industry recognized designations such as the PFP, CIM or the CH.P. Strategic Wealth®," said Roberta Wilton, President and CEO, Canadian Securities Institute® "We know that mobile applications have an important role to play in supporting the learning experience. CSI's financial glossary app serves to reinforce the knowledge and proficiency gained through our programs."
The mobile app is designed as a reliable and convenient reference tool for financial services professionals and investors of all levels. With thousands of financial terms and definitions at their fingertips, users can quickly source specific terms and course descriptions. Terms can be bookmarked for easy reference and supplemented with personal notes. Recently viewed terms allow for easy navigation. Users can also submit new entries and suggest changes.
To learn more about CSI’s courses visit www.csi.ca.
2010 marks CSI’s 40th anniversary as Canada’s premier provider of professional qualifications and compliance solutions helping more than 700,000 financial professionals reach their career goals. CSI offers over 170 courses and credentials ranging from the well-known Canadian Securities Course to the Personal Financial Planner (PFP) and Chartered Strategic Wealth Professional (CSWP™) designations. Valued for its expertise in Canada, CSI also partners with organizations worldwide to provide financial services consulting and training projects in Asia, Europe, the Middle East and the Caribbean. For more information, please visit www.csi.ca.
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