VIII Civil forum has started in Astana

On 27-28 November, Astana will host the VIII Civil Forum of Kazakhstan in which Astana International Financial Center has participated along with 13 central government agencies, ministries, departments, NGOs and public organizations.


Application to the SPHRi™

The AIFC Bureau announces training courses for the certification of Senior Professional in Human Resources International ™ (SPHRi ™) in the cities of Astana and Almaty.

SPHRi ™ is developed by the leading HR organization, the HR Certification Institute (HRCI) and is an international qualification of strategic leadership in the field of personnel management. HRCI certification opens up opportunities such as: better job prospects, higher wages and rapid career growth.

SPHRI Course Structure is following:

• Business Leadership

• Talent Development and Management



The AIFC Bureau for Continuing Professional Development in partnership with ACCA Kazakhstan and Central Asia, is happy to invite all young professionals and students to the Panel Discussion of ACCA Members and Speed ​​Coaching, which will be held on November 28, 2018 at the Marriott Hotel Astana!


Speed ​​Coaching is a great opportunity:


- to learn more about  the financial field;

- to get answers to your questions about your future career;

- to discuss important aspects ... in an informal setting with our speakers;



“Be-A-Pro” - The second annual conference for young professionals, organized on 11th of November by AIFC Bureau, gathered more than 500 participants to discuss current trends in human capital formation and career development in the conditions of the digitalization of whole economy and technological innovations.


Invitation to the Risk Professionals Day

The AIFC Bureau is glad to invite you to the special day for the risk managers of all Kazakhstan: ‘Risk Professionals Day’, which will be held on November 18 in Astana and on November 19 in Almaty.



The start of the new professional program -preparatory courses for Islamic Finance Qualification (IFQ)

AIFC Bureau for CPD is happy to announce the new professional program -preparatory courses for Islamic Finance Qualification (IFQ). This certification introduces concepts of Islamic Banking and financial industry and is relevant for current professionals in financial markets that want to be familiar with difference between Islamic and conventional finance, instruments & techniques applied, and terminology used. IFQ program was developed by Chartered Institute for Securities & Investments (UK) and supported by Banque du Liban.


info-sessions “How to get international HRCI® certification for HR Professionals?” in Astana and Almaty

The AIFC Bureau for CPD invites you to the info-sessions “How to get international HRCI® certification for HR Professionals?” in Astana and Almaty. Our team will tell you about the professional preparation courses for PHRi and SPHRi examinations, funding opportunities through the ‘AIFC Conditional Grants’ program, and also discuss current issues in the continuing professional development sector and career opportunities.


Pre CFA Course in Astana and Almaty

The AIFC Bureau is happy to announce the start of enrolment to the preparatory program ‘Pre-CFA’ in Astana and Almaty. If you plan to take the CFA® (Chartered Financial Analyst) exam in June 2019, but you don’t have basic knowledge or experience in the financial sector, then this program is designed exclusively for you. The first lecture will take place on November 3, 2018.



AIFC Burea u at Generations Contest case cup

On October 20, 2018, Nazarbayev University hosted a large career forum for students. It was the logical conclusion of the national case-championship Generations Contest.

The Generations Contest Championship is the largest case championship in the consulting and finance sections organized by SF Education and the KFSA. SF Education is a financial educational platform in Russia and the CIS that has trained more than 1,500 students since 2015.


meeting with the CFA Institute China

The AIFC held an official meeting with the CFA Institute China delegation on October 17-18 in Astana. Chinese branch is one of the largest CFA associations worldwide. The purpose of their visit was building partnership with the AIFC and prospects of organizing joint conference for investors «CFA Global Investment Summit» in September 2019 in Astana. According to L J Jia, Country Head of CFA China, “Astana was selected as part of a strategic partnership with the AIFC, as well as under the ‘One Belt One Road’ program for regional economic development.