Accredited Mortgage Professional

Definition

  • The Accredited Mortgage Professional (AMP) is Canada's national designation for mortgage professionals. Launched in 2004, the AMP was developed by CAAMP (formerly CIMBL) as part of an ongoing commitment to increasing the level of professionalism in Canada's mortgage industry through the development of educational and ethical standards. Consumers should know that the AMP designation sets a single national proficiency standard for Canada's mortgage professionals.
  • "Accredited" means officially recognized or authorized.

Website
http://www.caamp.org

Relevant Locations
Canada

Notes
Accreditation offered by Canadian Association of Accredited Mortgage Professionals (CAAMP).

Synonyms
experienced professional, adept, qualified mortgage broker, skilled

Acronyms
AMP

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  • Canadian Association of Accredited Mortgage Professionals (CAAMP) Company Est. 1994, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Very Important,
    • Supports the mortgage industry with statistics, publications, research reports and accreditation through its AMP designation.
    Formerly known as the Canadian Institute of Mortgage Brokers and Lenders (CIMBL).
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