CFA Institute is the global association of investment professionals that sets the standard for professional excellence and credentials. The organisation is a champion for ethical behaviour in investment markets and a respected source of knowledge in the global financial community. The end goal: to create an environment where investors’ interests come first, markets function at their best, and economies grow. CFA Institute has nearly 152,000 members in 163 countries and territories, including 145,000 CFA charterholders, and 148 member societies. For more information, visit www.cfainstitute.org.