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Global consumer research on the value of financial planning 

Findings from FPSB’s global consumer research found that people who work with a financial planning professional are better off, with consumers who work with a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER professional reporting the best outcomes.

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Asia-Pacific cross-border certification tool for CFP professionals

FPSB’s cross-border certification tool helps     
CFP professionals in Asia-Pacific (APAC) who are looking to move territories or work in multiple territories. This tool helps identify:

  • requirements to transfer CFP certification from one territory to another within APAC
  • how to become eligible for CFP certification in multiple territories within APAC
  • what recognition of Continuing Professional Development
    applies in different APAC territories.

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CFP Certification – Global Excellence in Financial Planning

CFP certification is the only globally recognized mark of professionalism for financial planning. Find out what it takes to become a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER professional.





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Shape the Future of the Global Financial Planning Profession

FPSB affiliate organizations are the premier financial planning professional and certification bodies in their territories, collaborating with FPSB at the global level to lead the financial planning profession through knowledge sharing, standards development and thought leadership.

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    Global CFP professional community reaches all-time high of 223,770  DENVER, COLO – 15 February 2024 – With more than 50% of… read more

  2. FPSB Ltd. Elects 2024 Leadership from Brazil, Canada, China, Ireland, Malaysia, South Africa and the U.S.

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  3. CFP certification launches in Italy

    Press Release   |   25 October 2023

    DENVER, COLO – 25 October 2023 – To drive excellence in the practice of financial planning, Financial Planning Standards Board… read more

  4. Celebrating outstanding contributions to the financial planning profession, globally: inaugural FPSB award recipient announced

    Press Release   |   18 October 2023

    DENVER, COLO – 18 October 2023 – Financial Planning Standards Board Ltd. (FPSB), the nonprofit standards-setting body for the… read more

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