MESSAGE FROM THE CEO
Welcome to the Zambia Institute of Banking and Financial Services Website.
The Institute has undertaken various technical improvements to its IT infrastructure. These improvements include an advanced Student Management System. These improvements will enable members of the Institute to access a number of services online, such as online membership and examination registration, online payments, online discussion forums, etc. You are encouraged to download brochures from the downloads section of this website to get more information on the courses and programmes offered by the Institute.
The Institute is also an accredited examination centre for the "ACI-Financial Markets Association Examinations" which are coordinated by Frankfurt School of Finance & Management , Germany. More information on the ACI examinations can be obtained from the ZIBFS Secretariat.
The Institute is also engaged in a number of activities to enhance information sharing in the financial sector. On 17th March 2016, the Institute successfully held a Public Discussion Forum on the theme, "Collateral Register – Will it address constraints in SME financing". The Discussion Forum was well attended. The International Banking & Finance Conference was held from 22nd -23rd September 2016 under the theme, "Financial Inclusion-Exploring International Best Practices", and was well attended by both local and international delegates. Earlier in the year, other events were held. On 19th February 2016, the Institute held its 15th Graduation Ceremony and its 25th Annual Ball was held on 4th March 2016.