We develop and promote professional standards for bankers and provide world class professional qualifications for the financial services industry in the UK and overseas. In 2011, we launched the Chartered Banker Professional Standards Board to enhance and sustain professionalism in banking.
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CB:PSB Annual Review 2013
The Chartered Banker Professional Standards Board (CB:PSB) has published its 2013 Annual Review.
Against a challenging backdrop, the CB:PSB has demonstrated significant success in developing and implementing professional standards for UK bankers just two years after launch.The CB:PSB published its first standard – the Foundation Standard for Professional Bankers – in July 2012. In the initial, pilot, phase 66,578 bankers have achieved the standard. Following the advice of the independent Advisory Panel, the CB:PSB Board has agreed that all customer facing bankers will work to meet the standard by December 2015.
The CB:PSB is developing an advanced level Leadership Standard and looks forward to ensuring its work aligns effectively with the changing regulatory and supervisory arrangements for bankers.Professional qualifications for a new era of banking professionalismChartered Banker Diploma The Parliamentary Commission on Banking Standards highlighted the importance of bankers gaining knowledge and expertise in core banking skills, including credit and lending. The Chartered Banker Institute is the only UK professional body supporting the development of credit skills for all bankers, and study of Credit & Lending, as well as Professional Ethics, is a requirement for gaining the Chartered Banker Diploma. Click here for further information.
Decisive backing for Chartered Banker
Did you know that in Independent research, 40% of retail customers and 60% of business customers said that they would expect their banker to be a Chartered Banker?
Click here for the results of YouGov survey of bank customers on banking qualifications.
Click here for the results of YouGov survey of business decision makers.
Click here for results of YouGov survey on what bank customers want.
What can we do for employers?
Our aim is to develop and maintain standards that keep organisations at the forefront of industry expertise. Click here for more details.
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