The London Institute of Banking &


Certificate for Specialists in Demand Guarantees (CSDG®)

CSDG develops a high level of expertise and understanding in the use of guarantees including industry rules, legislation and the challenges relating to demand guarantees and standby credits. Studying the qualification demonstrates your knowledge of the complex issues involved in demand guarantee best practice.

Studying this qualification develops core knowledge and understanding of the following areas:

  • Demand guarantees – including tender, performance and advance payment
  • Indemnities, Suretyships and standby letters of credit and how they compare
  • Scope of industry rules including URDG 758 and ISP98
  • Parties involved in demand guarantees and their roles and obligations
  • Risk issues, including types, control and mitigations
  • Impact of external factors including governing law and force majeure

Examination Date:October 26 & 27, 2018
Deadline for last time registration and resits: July 31, 2018


  New CSDG Registration Fee    £510.00
  International booking fee £55.00
  Total     £565.00
  Discount for Indian Candidates  £59.00
  Net Examination Fees £506.00
  Resit fee     £315.00
  Resit international booking fee  £22.00
  Net Resit £337.00
  *** Candidates who reside and work in India receive a £59.00 discount.  This means the cost to register with the international booking fee is £506.00
  *** Cost of resit (without study material) is £337.00

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Examination Centers for Indian candidates

New Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai and Bangalore

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