USI and CSB in joint venture for a Certificate of Advanced Studes (CAS)


Institutional Communication Service

10 May 2016

The CSB Centro di Studi Bancari (Centre for Banking Studies) in joint collaboration with the Institute of Finance at the USI Faculty of Economics, has launched a new Certificate of Advanced Studies (CAS) in Risk Management in Banking and Asset Management, starting September 7th, 2016.

Since 2006, the CSB has offered courses in risk management for banking and finance practitioners, and the new CAS was designed to provide additional expertise to the Ticino financial marketplace. The new Executive education program caters in fact to finance sector professionals at banks, asset management companies, investment funds, pension funds etc. that deal with the management of risks, as well as to internal and external auditors or legal counsel with training in the financial sector.

The courses will be held at the Villa Negroni, home to the CSB in Vezia, throughout the autumn semester, starting September 7th until December 14th. USI finance professors and market practitioners, including a member of FINMA, constitute the teaching faculty of the CAS.