Participants in the programme will receive training and gain exposure in commercial banking, investment banking, Islamic banking as well as insurance and takaful through rigorous technical classroom and on-the-job training. The facilitators of the programme comprise of professionals as well as practitioners who will share their experience and insights of the financial industry. The participants will also receive training in personal and character development programmes to enhance their leadership qualities and communication skills.
A part of the FSTEP programme is the opportunity for the participants to engage with prominent financial industry leaders. In the inaugural engagement session, participants of the FSTEP programme had the opportunity to interact and discuss with the Governor of Bank Negara Malaysia, Tan Sri Dr.Zeti Akhtar Aziz on the role of the Central Bank in macroeconomic management, its role as a regulator and its role in developing the financial sector. Wide ranging issues were discussed including current developments in the international financial system.
FSTEP, a pioneering programme developed by the financial services industry in collaboration with Bank Negara Malaysia was an initiative to support the human capital requirement of the financial services industry.
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