CFANY Named Most Outstanding Society; Adds Research Foundation Award for Website and Social Media
CFA Society New York Wins Two Society Excellence Awards from CFA Institute
Most Outstanding Society
Research Foundation: Website and Social Media
New York, May 16, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — CFA Society New York (CFANY) has been recognized by CFA Institute, the global association of investment professionals that sets the standard for professional excellence, as the 2018 recipient of Most Outstanding Society. The 2018 Society Excellence Awards recognize CFA Institute member societies who have made an outstanding impact and contribution to delivering member value and furthering the mission of CFA Institute in their communities. The Outstanding Society award recognizes exceptional across-the-board performance in all areas, including:
Strategic direction (a solid mission, vision, strategic objectives, and a healthy project pipeline);
Governance and leadership (society structure, volunteer management and governing policies);
Administrative, financial, and technological operations;
Develop future professionals (candidate and student support);
Deliver member value (high-quality continuing education programmes, platforms and events);
Build market integrity (thought-leadership, advocacy efforts, and outreach);
Advance professionalism and professional recognition (brand awareness, regulatory waivers, etc.).
“The Society Excellence Awards programme gives CFA Institute the opportunity to distinguish the hard work and commitment that our global network of societies demonstrates” noted Emily Dunbar, head, Global Society Relations. “With 149 societies in 73 countries and territories, CFA Institute is grateful for the thousands of CFA charterholders that generously volunteer their time and skills, and in turn, help to create a better member organization that benefits the investment profession at a local, regional and global level.”
CFA Society New York was also bestowed the Research Foundation Award for Website and Social Media. See CFANY’s award-winning dedicated Research Foundation landing page, here.
The CFA Institute Society Awards Programme was established in 2006 to identify and reward efforts of societies in the delivery of the CFA Institute mission and provide value to the investment professionals they represent. This year, there were 132 nominations submitted globally in 14 award categories, representing 51 societies.
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Per recent reports, CFA Society New York is the largest CFA society in the world, with over 10,000 members.
Many of our members are Chief Investment Officers, Portfolio Managers and leading analysts on both the buy-side and the sell-side of the industry
Over 95% of our members are CFA Charterholders
Many events provide direct networking opportunities, with leading practitioners, during receptions held following panel discussions
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