Introduction to Bank Analysis

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£199 incl. tax

Discover the inner workings of commercial and investment banking with our certified bank analysis course. Develop your bank accounting skills by analyzing real company accounts following IFRS standards.

Master Bank Analysis

Jonathan Rugg, Wall Street instructor and ex-Lloyds Bank, will teach you how to:

  • Effectively and efficiently assess a bank’s financial position.
  • Learn how to analyze the income statement and balance sheet, applying IFRs 9’s expected credit loss model.
  • Consider the extent to which regulatory capital requirements restrict a bank’s ability to enhance its return on equity.
  • Understand the key objectives and tools used to regulate banks.
  • Calculate the statistics that underpin Basel I, II, and III.

After passing the exam, you will be rewarded with a recognized skills certificate to demonstrate you have mastered bank analysis.

Micro-degree. Macro recognition.

Upgrade your résumé with recognized certification designed to challenge

Now available to all. Get the same certification we use at the world’s most prestigious banks. This means our exams are going to challenge you, but do not panic. This online course will teach you everything you need to know to succeed.

This course offers a bank analysis skill certification. Pass Introduction to Bank Analysis, Bank Modeling and Valuation, Introduction to Insurance Analysis, and Insurance Modeling and Valuation online courses to earn your FIG banking micro-degree. All certification can easily be added to LinkedIn. Demonstrate your impressive achievement and let others know you have joined an elite group.

Enroll today and start earning your skills certificateor unlock your micro-degree with the 4-course bundle offer

Course Format

Intuitive Layout

Navigate your course with ease. The layout is consistent across all of our online courses. Each one has a tailored introduction video to help maximize your time.

Logical Progression

Learn the fundamentals first, or skip ahead to more advanced topics. While the content is guided we do not impose any strict limitations on how you learn, the choice is up to you.

Precise Content

Each resource targets a key learning objective. The videos are purposefully short to suit busy schedules and quick reference checks.



Easy to use online learning

Technology supports and enhances all of our courses, whether classroom-based or online. Our in-house team has built an industry-leading online learning platform.

  • Immediate access to learning resources including videos, quizzes, exams, PDFs, Excel files and more
  • Engage with fellow finance professionals from different backgrounds
  • Get answers to your questions from the course instructor
Finance professionals have relied on our learning platform since 2016

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  • Take your content offline. Download all or individual parts of a course*, including videos and assessments. When you reconnect, your offline efforts will automatically be synchronized.
  • Complete a task on the app and you will see the same completion on your other devices
  • Receive notifications across devices, never miss a class or critical deadline

*Initial access requires an internet connection for authentication and content download


What do I need?

Access your course across desktop, laptop, tablet or phone; either via our web portal or the dedicated mobile app. While we have optimized our video quality and size, we recommend a broadband connection to enable uninterrupted video playback. A PDF reader and spreadsheet application are required to open the supporting resources.

Is it right for me?

Master the core financial accounting skills required for numerous advisory roles across banking, particularly in FIG. Before taking the course, we recommend users have a fundamental understanding of accounting and financial analysis, covered in The Accountant Online.

Does my access expire?

Each purchase provides 12 months access. To renew your access simply buy the course again. Due to the downloadable nature of some content, we cannot offer refunds for customers that have already accessed their course.

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