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CFA Institute

CFA Institute is the global, professional association that administers the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) and the Certificate in Investment Performance (CIPM) curriculum and examination programs worldwide and sets voluntary, ethics-based professional and performance-reporting standards for the investment industry. As of June 2015, CFA Institute had more than 130,000 members in 150 countries. Its membership includes the world’s 123,000 CFA charterholders and 145 affiliated professional societies and chapters in 70 countries and territories.

Mission and Membership

The mission of the CFA Institute is to lead the investment profession globally by promoting the highest standard of ethics, education, and professional excellence for the ultimate benefit of society. CFA Institute has adopted a formal strategic planning process and a set of values around which all its programs, services, and initiatives ...

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