The CFP® Certification was first started in the U.S. in 1972 and was subsequently introduced and recognised in 27 territories worldwide, now exceeding 180,000 certificants including Singapore.
You may visit the website of the Financial Planning Standards Board www.fpsb.org for more information.
CFP®, CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNERTM and CFP® Logo are certification marks owned outside the U.S. by Financial Planning Standards Board Ltd. Financial Planning Association of Singapore is the marks licensing authority for the CFP® marks in Singapore, through agreement with FPSB.
FPSB is the association that establishes and upholds the worldwide professional standard in personal financial planning. They also manages and develops the CFP® certification education program.
The CFP® Certification awarded by FPSB is the highest internationally recognised professional designation in the financial & wealth management industries.