CFA Society Japan (CFA Japan) was established in 1999. In partnership with CFA Institute, CFA Society Japan conducts educational programs and disseminates information and ideas related to the investment profession. Our society is an association of local investment professionals in Japan. Consisting of portfolio managers, investment advisors, educators and other financial professionals, we promote:
- Ethical and professional standards within the investment industry,
- Encourage professional development through the CFA Program and continuing education,
- Facilitate the exchange of information and opinions among people within the local investment community and beyond, and;
- Work to further the public's understanding of the CFA designation and investment industry.
As one of CFA Institute member societies, our society connects members to a global network of investment professionals. In addition, it provides a networking forum for CFA charterholders in Japan.
Mission Statement To lead the investment profession in Japan by promoting the highest standards of ethics, education and professional excellence to the ultimate benefit of society.
We aspire to lead the investment profession with respect to:
BOLDER VOICE: Extend our promotion of ethical and trustworthy investment markets and services, and education for investment professionals and other market participants in Japan.
BROADER MISSION: Provide the voice in Japan for an effective investment industry that reflects our values.
BIGGER COMMUNITY: Broaden and re-balance our reach in Japan with those working in or using the financial markets.