The Chartered Financial Analyst® (CFA) credential is the professional standard of choice for more than 31,000 investment firms worldwide. When hiring, leading firms demand investment professionals with real-world analytical skills, technical competence and the highest
professional standards, often requiring the CFA credential for consideration.
Ethics, Codes & Standards
The CFA Institute Code of Ethics and Standards of Professional Conduct promote the highest standards of ethics, integrity, and professional excellence.
Market Integrity & Advocacy
CFA Institute is actively involved in shaping public policy that strengthens investor confidence and market integrity around the world.
Knowledge & Research
CFA Institute regularly conducts a survey of investment professionals around the world to determine the knowledge, skills, and abilities relevant to our profession. The results help define our Global Body of Investment Knowledge (GBIK®), which serves as a guide to all CFA Institute lifelong learning activities.
Becoming a member of CFA Society Sydney is a great way to get practical benefits from your CFA® designation. We work hard to provide our members with a wide range of member benefits, including;
Networking Opportunities: We host a wide range of events, both formal and informal, each year to enable you to interact and share ideas with other investment professionals.
Professional Development: Attend our regular educational seminars presented by high-profile local and international speakers to keep you up to date with the latest investment thinking.
Workshops: These events are smaller group sessions which focus on a particular topic and are structured to be more interactive and practical. Examples of topics include equity sector analysis, quantitative techniques, and professional skills such as networking.
Social Events: These events are a great opportunity to network with industry colleagues on an informal basis. Examples include golf days, wine and cheese tastings, and trivia nights.
Candidate Education: We provide many services to assist candidates in their preparation for the CFA® Program exams such as prep courses, condensed prep course, practice exams and study groups. View the candidate education menu for further information.
Jobs: Members can post and apply for positions seeking CFA® charterholders. View current jobs here.
Volunteer: The opportunity to support your profession and gain valuable professional relationships by volunteering with the society.
Mentoring: The mentoring programme is a multi-faceted, 6-month long development program. More information for the 2019 program will be available soon.
Global Passport Program: Access to other CFA Institute society events (across the world) at the local member price through the CFA Societies Passport Program