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IFS to launch advanced Cemap in September

The Institute of Financial Services is launching an advanced Cemap qualification, to launch fully in September.

Two modules are functional already regulated customer care and lifetime mortgages, bringing together key areas being under scrutiny by the FSA treating customers fairly and home reversion schemes.

The new certificate will also cover off regulatory supervision and alternative residential lending.

IFA chief executive Gavin Shreeve says: “The IFS has had more than 500 registrations for the lifetime mortgages module, indicating the critcal importance advisers attach to acquiring and maintaining competence in this area.”

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