CFA Institute is the global association of investment professionals that sets the standard for professional excellence and credentials. The organisation is a champion of ethical behaviour in investment markets and a respected source of knowledge in the global financial community.
Our aim is to create an environment where investors’ interests come first, markets function at their best, and economies grow.There are more than 175,000 CFA® charterholders worldwide in more than 160 markets. CFA Institute has nine offices worldwide and there are 160 local societies.
CFA Institute has a broader Women in Investment Management initiative as well, which aims to improve investor outcomes by encouraging gender diversity in the investment management profession.