CIS are funds that pool together money from different investors. By investing the funds in many different companies, the funds can be well-diversified. This course explains the features of CIS and introduces the different categories of CIS; authorised, recognised and unregulated CIS. You will also learn about the attractions and drawbacks of investing in a CIS.

Prior to completing this course it is recommended you undertake:

  • Introduction to asset management value pack

Learning objectives

  • Define a collective investment scheme (CIS) and understand its different structures
  • Distinguish between the different types of CIS Identify the advantages and disadvantages of a CIS for an investor.

This online course forms part of the Intuition short course suite.


365 Days