Student Stories

Meet NYIF Alumni

About Student Stories

Student Stories are a video series that allow you to take an inside look at our student experiences. They allow you to discover the who, what, why, and how of the New York Institute of Finance. We’re extremely proud of the students showcased and we’re hoping their experiences will be similar to your own.

Alum of the Month: Lia Tassinari

Capital Markets Professional Certificate

Get to Know NYIF Alumni

Investment Banking Certification: Online

The Investment Banking Certificate (IBC) is a professional designation in 4 core disciplines in business and finance given by the New York Institute of Finance (NYIF). The IBC designation is an online 70-hour program comprised of on-demand, self-paced learning. You will learn directly from industry experts, market practitioners, and seasoned finance professionals about business finance, valuation, and investment banking.


Anna Haskell

Data Analysis and Programming for Finance Certificate


Demenongu Yanfa

Fixed Income Professional Certificate


Skyline University

Capital Markets Products Risks and Strategies Custom Training

Capital Markets

This introductory program offers a comprehensive survey of capital markets. Money and banking, the role of central banks and the evolving regulatory landscape are reviewed. The program also provides a thorough grounding in the full range of capital market instruments.


Benjamin McAbee

Fixed Income Professional Certificate

Fixed Income

Develop a complete set of desk-ready skills for fixed income market participants. You will learn how to determine fair values, yields and risk measures for a wide variety of instruments including government bonds, corporate bonds, mortgage securities and fixed income derivatives. Understand the structure and trading conventions of fixed income markets, and learn how to construct, interpret and trade the term structure of interest rates. The Bloomberg Professional terminal is used extensively throughout this program.


Faisal Alqudaibi

Financial Modeling Professional Certificate


Mohammad Butt

Data Analysis and Programming for Finance Certificate


Nana Aba Ashun

Advanced Portfolio Management Certificate

Risk Management

Develop a comprehensive survey of the practice of Risk Management. The major types of risk are identified, risk management tools and techniques are reviewed and financial regulation is covered. Delegates will work through the annual risk report of a publicly traded financial institution. A number of case studies are analyzed to illustrate key principles of risk measurement and management.


Marcelo Weissheimer Schmidt

M&A Professional Certificate


Mark Stevens

Chartered Financial Risk Engineer™


Benny Huang

Mergers and Acquisitions Professional Certificate

Credit Risk Analysis

Gain a solid grounding in credit risk fundamentals with the tools and techniques required to perform a credit analysis – utilizing analytical tools to project future performance.


Lev Kakasenko

Chartered Financial Risk Engineer™


Toon Eggink

Data Analysis and Programming for Finance

Interested in taking your financial career to the next level?

About NYIF

The New York Institute of Finance (NYIF) is a global leader in professional training for financial services and related industries. NYIF courses cover everything from investment banking, asset pricing, insurance and market structure to financial modeling, treasury operations, and accounting. The New York Institute of Finance has a faculty of industry leaders and offers a range of program delivery options, including self-study, online courses, and in-person classes. Founded by the New York Stock Exchange in 1922, NYIF has trained over 250,000 professionals online and in class, in over 120 countries.

See all of NYIF’s training and qualifications here.

NYIF Alumni & Member Benefits

As alumni and members of NYIF, you are part of a global network of more than 250,000 professionals who have committed to lifelong learning and development. Explore the benefits that are available to you.

Questions or Concerns? 

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