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CFA Institute Investment Foundations® Program 

Your window to understanding the investment industry. 

The CFA Institute Investment Foundations Program covers the essentials of finance, ethics, and investment roles, providing a clear understanding of the global investment industry.
This online learning experience is designed for institutions, including regulators and universities who have staff or students who wish to enter, advance in, or understand the investment management industry.

Candidates who successfully pass the online exam earn the CFA Institute Investment Foundations Certificate, demonstrating a mastery of core foundational principals of the investment profession. 

Individuals:
Registration for individuals open November 2021
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For institutions:(businesses, regulators, universities, training and learning providers, CFA Societies):
If you are a business leader or a leader of learning at an institution and wish to offer CFA Institute Investment Foundations to your employees, students, or trustees as part of a professional development or learning program, please click here.


Syllabus Overview - if_syllabus_overview.pdf