The EBS financial academy was formed in the 1990's to provide training for financial representatives in the industry. Continuing and executive education is promoted in accordance with the PFI (Private Finance Institute). University certificates are offered through a variety of programs ranging from Financial Planning to Wealth Management and Family Office.
Students study required courses in order to prepare for Certified Financial Planner (CFP), Certified Foundation and Estate Planner designations. The courses are accredited by the Financial Planning Standards Board of Germany.