This membership type is recommended for candidates in the CFA Program and required for award of the CFA charter.
To become a regular member of CFA Institute you will need to:
Apply for Regular Membership
This membership type is recommended for investment professional who do not intend to participate in the CFA Program or who have not yet met the requirements for regular membership. Affiliate members receive the same benefits as regular member; however, affiliate members are not eligible for award of the CFA charter and may not vote on CFA Institute proxies.
To become an affiliate member of CFA Institute you will need to:
Apply for Affiliate Membership