Poland: Regulatory Waiver

The Regulator

The Ministry of Finance for the Republic of Poland is a government administration office serving the minister for the state budget, public finance, and financial institutions. The Polish Financial Supervision Authority (KNF) exercises supervision of the financial market.

Requirements to Practice

Securities brokers and investment advisors must meet the professional requirements established by the Polish Ministry of Finance and the KNF.

The Waiver

The Polish Ministry of Finance accepts the CFA Charter as fulfilling the professional requirements for both securities brokers and investment advisors.

Charterholders must also take the local qualification test which contains 30 questions on Polish regulations related to the financial market and economy.

More information about the recognition (in Polish)