Join the IFTA’s professional FinTech community

The IFTA offers four membership grades: three for financial technologists and one for financial technology companies.

Certified Financial Technologist

As a Certified Financial Technologist, you can:

  • Demonstrate your proficiency in financial processes and technologies and your commitment to the highest industry standards and ethics;
  • Network with peers and industry leaders worldwide;
  • Attend seminars and events to learn about the latest developments, concerns, and opportunities in FinTech;
  • Access continuing professional development webinars and learning materials exclusive to IFTA members;
  • Stay up-to-date with the latest FinTech news and insights;
  • Show your CFT qualification and IFTA membership on your resume to enhance your profile;
  • Be a part of a supportive community of financial technologists;
  • Make it easy for others to find you.
  • Outstanding professionals who have three years of relevant work experience in finance or technology and who have completed all three levels of the Certificate in Finance and Technology and the ethics courses.

HKD1,200 per calendar year.

Associate Member​

As an Associate Member, you can:

  • Network with peers and industry leaders worldwide;
  • Attend seminars and events to learn about the latest developments, concerns, and opportunities in FinTech;
  • Access continuing professional development webinars and learning materials exclusive to IFTA members;
  • Stay up-to-date with the latest FinTech news and insights;
  • Show your CFT qualification and IFTA membership on your resume to enhance your profile;
  • Be a part of a supportive community of financial technologists;

Make it easy for others to find you.

  • Professionals who are interested in FinTech but have not taken the CFT examination.
  • All candidates who are enrolled in the CFT are considered as an associate member.
  • HKD 500 per calendar year.
  • Membership fee is waived if the exam is taken during the same year.

Student Member

As a Student Member, you can:

  • Enjoy exclusive internships opportunities;
  • Network with IFTA’s corporate founding members, industry leaders, and peers;
  • Get involved as student ambassadors and attend seminars and events designed for student members;
  • Access continuing professional development webinars and learning materials exclusive to IFTA members;
  • Stay up-to-date with the latest FinTech news and insights;
  • Show your IFTA membership on your resume to enhance your profile;
  • Be a part of a supportive community of financial technologists.
  • Post-secondary students who are interested in FinTech.
  • Membership expires upon graduation from post-secondary education.
  • HKD 200 per calendar year.

Corporate Member

As a Corporate Member, you can:

  • Effect standards and change for the FinTech industry;
  • Network, grow, and stay updated with industry knowledge;
  • Share your insights and advice with industry leaders;
  • Contribute to building an inclusive FinTech community;
  • Enjoy examination discounts;
  • Enjoy priority entrance and discounts to seminars and boot camps.
  • Companies and organisations that want to join an inclusive FinTech community to support and propel industry growth.
Send in your application today


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