Certified Credit Research Analyst (CCRA™) Program

The Certified Credit Research Analyst (CCRA™) Program is the only global education program which aims to provide expert level knowledge and understanding of credit markets. The CCRA™ Certification is jointly being offered by Association of International Wealth Management of India (AIWMI) & National Institute of Securities Markets (NISM).

The Program provides in-depth knowledge of financial analysis, credit analysis, rating methodologies, credit strategy and structuring which helps a candidate to gain key positions in the finance, private banking, credit ratings and fixed income domain.

  • Global Debt v/s Global Equity

    Global Debt is 75% of the Total Capital available.

    Global Bond Market & CDS Market Size is $148.2 TRN compared to Global Equity Market Size which is $ 50 TRN.

  • Regulatory Changes

    New AIF Regulations and InvIT Regulations by SEBI.

    SEBI mandated Corporate Bond database for all bond issuances and allowing FIIs to invest in some bond markets.

  • Growing Importance

    Credit Research and Credit Ratings are now an important part of decision making various investment management companies.

    Importance of professional education in these areas has increased.

  • Career Opportunities

    There are many market players offering exiting careers.

    Some examples are Credit Rating Agencies, Credit Information Companies, Banks & NBFCs, MNCs, KPOs, etc.

  • Global Debt v/s Global Equity

    Global Debt is 75% of the Total Capital available.

    Global Bond Market & CDS Market Size is $148.2 TRN compared to Global Equity Market Size which is $ 50 TRN.

The CCRA™ Program consists of two challenging levels of examinations: