CFA Institute is the global association of investment professionals that sets the standard for professional excellence and credentials. The organization is a champion for ethical behavior 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 more than 115,000 members in 140 countries and territories, including 102,000 CFA charterholders, and 140 member societies. For more information, visit www.cfainstitute.org.