FISD Execs and SIIA Agree to Fund Certification Program

WASHINGTON, DC-Industry association the FISD, part of the Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA), is looking into introducing a financial information certification program, officials tell Inside Reference Data. The FISD executive committee will fund the initiative with up to $10,000 from the FISD reserves, and its parent, the SIIA, has agreed to at least match that dollar for dollar.

FISD members have in the past year expressed a need to improve industry specialists' qualifications an