May 18, 2011 - The Entrust Group, the nation’s leader in account administration services for self-directed retirement plans, is proud to announce that 16 employees have recently been awarded the title of Certified IRA Services Professionals (CISP). Created by the Institute of Certified Bankers (ICB) and Ascensus, the CISP certification formally recognizes individuals meeting standards of experience, ethics, knowledge, and performance in the IRA industry. To become a CISP, applicants must have a minimum of four years dedicated IRA experience, submit a professional reference attesting to their qualifications, and pass a rigorous exam.
The CISP certification is a tool for customers and employers to identify knowledgeable, skilled professionals within the IRA services field. “We are very proud of our new Certified IRA Services Professionals,” says Hugh Bromma, Founder and CEO of the The Entrust Group. “Their hard work and experience helps Entrust provide the best service to our clients.” In addition to professional certification, Entrust strives to keep all their staff informed and up-to-date on the latest financial regulations and industry best practices with ongoing education initiatives.