Benefits and Requirements

As a professional organisation for the securities and investment industry in the region, the HKSI Institute provides Corporate Membership and Individual Membership for different stakeholders of the industry.

The Corporate Membership in the HKSI Institute is open to securities firms, investment houses, banks and other organisations, who seek to be actively involved in the industry, are keen to raise and sustain high standards in securities and investment, and would like to participate in the HKSI Institute's policy making and securities related activities.

Practitioners in the securities and investment industry will be eligible to apply to join if they meet the requirements for Individual Membership. To address the needs of different practitioners, the HKSI Institute has provided a multi-tier membership structure with Honorary Fellow / Senior Fellow at the top.


Honorary Fellow (FHKSI (Hon))

The HKSI Institute Honorary Fellowship ('Honorary Fellow') is intended for individuals who have made distinguished contribution to the financial community.

Senior Fellow (SFHKSI)

The HKSI Institute’s Senior Fellowship ('Senior Fellow') is reserved for Fellow Members who have made a significant contribution to the development of the Institute and the industry through their association with the Institute

Fellow (FHKSI)

The HKSI Institute Fellowship is reserved for Members (MHKSI) who hold recognised academic or professional qualification and/or have made a significant contribution to the development of the Institute and industry through their association with the Institute.

Member (MHKSI)

This Membership class ('Member') is open to individuals who hold recognised academic or professional qualification and at least 3 years industry experience.

Associate Member (AHKSI)

For individuals who hold recognised academic or industry qualifications, or have less than 3 years industry experience or new entrants to the industry, they might join the Institute as Associate Member ('Associate').

Student Member

This Student Membership is open to post-secondary full-time students from local or Mainland or other overseas registered education institutions acceptable to the HKSI Institute to apply.