Financial Advisor Designations

Designation: MFP
Designation Full Title: Master Financial Planner
Definition: he Master Financial Planner Professional™ Program , examines innovative financial approaches that strengthen measurement, communication, and implementation of strategic plans. Participants develop a deeper understanding of a company’s economics – from markets and competition to financial performances and strategy. Most importantly, attendees can leave the program prepared to leverage their organization’s financial position for maximum corporate gain.

Issuing Organization: Global Academy of Finance and Management
Is the designation still offered: Currently offered & recognized by the issuing organization
Is the designation still supported: 
What are the prerequisites? 3 years experience in financial management or related industry
What are the requirements to obtain the designation? AAFM approved degree (grad or undergrad) finance, tax, accounting, financial services, law, or a CPA, MBA, MS, PhD or JD
What type of examination is required to complete the designation process? None
Is there any ongoing continuing education or other requirements to maintain the designation? 15 hours per year (doing what I dont know)
Where can you check if someone has the designation and if it’s current? None
Does the designation have a complaint process and if so, where can it be found? Yes,
Is there a published list of disciplined designees and if so, where can it be viewed? None
Who is the accreditation through? None
Recommended for: Financial Advisors and Planners, Private Bankers, Wealth Managers, Retail Branch Managers, Corporate Account Managers, Family,Office professionals, Brokerage and Market Analysts, Investment Advisors and Financial Planners,Investment, Managers and Analysts, Stock Market, Professionals,Portfolio and Asset Managers, Financial Marketing Professionals, Heads of Financial Accounts, Financial Controllers, Operation and Planning Managers
Code of Ethics or Ethics Course? None found
Length of Time For Completion: Not specified