Investment Banking Council of America™ (IBCA) is an independent, 3rd party, credentialing and certification organization for investment banking professionals, and has no interests in the development, marketing or promotion of its own, or any other party’s services, technologies, applications or tools. IBCA validates capabilities and potential of individuals for excelling in various areas of investment banking. IBCA is credited for curating the world’s very first, and the most rigorous sets of universal standards and knowledge-frameworks for investment banking professionals, backed by the most powerful exercise ever to aggregate, test, validate, refine, classify, optimize, standardize, and model the generics of professional knowledge prerequisites in investment banking for professionals and leaders. Though, IBCA body of knowledge, standards and all IBCA programs constantly aim at assisting professionals in exceling consistently, there are no specific guarantees of success or profit for any user of these concepts, products or services. No programs offered by IBCA or its collaborating institutions lead to university-equivalent degrees unless specifically mentioned under a program. IBCA and/or its partner institutions reserve the rights to cancel, modify and revise timetables, schedules, calendars, fee-structure, course-modules, assessment and delivery structures of any program, either offered independently by IBCA or jointly with partner institutions, without prior notice to prospective and registered program participants. IBCA and its collaborating institutions reserve the rights of admission or acceptance of applicants into certification and executive education programs offered by them. All IBCA business, knowledge, operations and backend processes related to the management of customer relationships, customer-support, credentialing logistics, partner-network, and invoicing are exclusively handled by the globally distributed offices of CredForce, the worldwide credentialing services leader.