IFP: part of the global Financial Planning community

We're proud to be the UK affiliate member of Financial Planning Standards Board (FPSB). Through this connection, we're part of the most powerful global community of Financial Planning professionals united around CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNERCM certification - the global standard of excellence in Financial Planning. Nearly 150,000 individuals have been certified worldwide to use the CFP, CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER marks across 24 different territories. 

We're committed to adopting rigorous standards of education, continuing professional development and ethical behaviour requirements of all its members. IFP is the only organisation authorised to administer the CFP certification programme in the UK, on behalf of FPSB.

FPSB exists to:

  • Promote the professionalism of individuals and organisations offering personal Financial Planning services
  • Ensure that such services are offered in an ethical and competent manner throughout the world.

Join the global conversation on all things Financial Planning. Visit Financial Planet, the blogging website from FPSB where CFP professionals from across the globe discuss and debate key issues of importance. 

Moving overseas?

Are you a CFP professional planning to move overseas or to the UK? If so, the global nature of CFP Certification means that you can apply to “passport” your status to any of FPSB’s 24 territories. Find out more.