IIFT – Investing Programme
Have you decided to take control of your financial future by learning how to invest? Our Investing Programme will enhance and grow your knowledge of investing, allowing you to analyse and assess opportunities. You will learn how to protect and grow your capital as you look to achieve more with your money.
We have 7 modules which we have created in order to give you a broad reach and understanding of investing. By attending in person, you’ll have the added advantage of interacting with other investors and meeting the lecturers, all at the top of their areas of expertise.
Why Choose Our Investing Programme?
We are committed to educating and preparing you for your future in investing. Our hands on classroom classes allow you to gain priceless experience in investing before you enter the market on your own. We help students at every stage of growth, encourage development and collaborate with you to reach your investing potential.
- We help you understand the basics of investing
- We teach you how to protect yourself in the markets
- We show you how to spot trends
- We support you in your quest for financial freedom
Here’s what some of our students have said
“Excellent – A must for anyone interested in their future financial well-being. Very Happy I invested in it. Recommended to numerous friends/family.”
Michael Whelan, Kildare
“Found the course hugely informative. Covered a lot of topics – great to get views from people who know what they’re talking about. Surpassed my expectations.”
Peter Kearney, Dublin
“Very good course. Great overall view and helpful for focusing the mind on what is important.”
Michele Glynn, Dublin
Meet Your Instructors
Peter Brown – Head Of Education
The epitome of the professional markets trader, Peter has run trading desks in Europe including at Barclays Bank – dealing runs in his veins. He loves imparting his markets and trading knowledge to retail investors and traders. Few media commentators can match the directness and clarity of his views.
Niall O’Connor – Lecturer & Support
Niall is a 2010 alumnus, employee and in-house analyst at the IIFT. Niall’s qualifications include Risk, Financial & Quantitative Analysis from DBS along with holding Engineering Degrees in both Robotics and Manufacturing Engineering from the DIT.
Niall has brought invaluable skills & experience to instill solid risk management methodologies and has combined this with nearly a decade of chart analysis to achieve a high degree of efficiency from low level market exposure.
Karl Deeter – Investing In Property
Karl is one of Ireland’s foremost property experts who features regularly on Irish radio and TV and writes extensively in The Sun and the Sunday Business Post. Karl’s is one of the founders of Irish Mortgage Brokers who provide mortgage and property advice. Karl has worked in the property and mortgage industry for many years and lectures on the property module of IIFT’s investment courses.
Cormac Farrell – Pensions & Retirement Planning
With over 20 years experience in the Life Assurance, Pension, Mortgage and Investment industry, Cormac is an industry practitioner with his own financial planning firm. Cormac opens up the pension industry to students and gives valuable insights to hidden charging structures and where exactly your money goes in a pension. Cormac lectures on the Pensions and Retirement Planning modules of the IIFT Investing courses.
David Flynn – Advanced Stock Investing
David is a seasoned trader and portfolio manager with over 23 years experience in the financial services industry. Starting out at the Chicago Board of Trade in 1993, he progressed to trading for a boutique hedge fund. David subsequently moved to Dublin with Geneva Trading in July 2000 and has since worked with major firms such as Fortis Bank and more recently Brevan Howard and Merrion Stockbrokers. He lectures on IIFT’s Advanced Stock Investing course and gives weekly insights into the US markets through our members only commentary group.