CFA Institute Awards CFANY with Three Society Excellence Awards
CFA Society New York Bestowed with Three Society Excellence Awards from CFA Institute
CFA Institute honors CFA Society New York at 2017 Society Leadership Conference in Philadelphia for its outstanding work and dedication throughout the year
NEW YORK, MAY 23, 2017 — CFA Society New York—formerly known as New York Society of Security Analysts (NYSSA)—has been recognized by CFA Institute, the global association of investment professionals that sets the standard for professional excellence, as the 2017 recipient of the following awards:
Strategic Initiatives: Delivering Member Value – CFA Society New York received this global award for providing compelling value on a consistent basis to all members across our vibrant member community. CFANY’s membership grew to 10,000 during the period.
Research Foundation Society Award: Events/Activities – CFA Society New York was chosen by CFA Institute Research Foundation to receive this award based on our robust calendar of informative and educational events. We host over over 70 seminars per year while also offering numerous member-exclusive forums organized according to member interests. During the period, we also hosted the 50th anniversary celebration of the Research Foundation itself. At this celebration Frank Fabozzi was presented with the JAMES R. VERTIN AWARD.
Inaugural Global Outstanding Young Leader: Thomas Brigandi – Tom was chosen as the inaugural recipient of this global award for his prolific work at CFA Society New York. He has built a team of over 150 volunteers who regularly organize events from an independent and objective perspective. The most successful of these is the Asset Owner Series which hosts Chief Investment Officers from each segment of the Asset Owner universe. FOR THOMAS BRIGANDI’S BIO, CLICK HERE.
“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.”
You have a Bachelor’s degree and are currently enrolled in the CFA program with more than one but less than four full years of acceptable professional work experience
Do not fill out the Candidate Membership application if you are in the process of becoming a charterholder and have 4+ years of work experience. You must fill out the Professional Membership application.
CFA Society New York has been a leading forum of the investment industry since 1937, serving as hub for objective, independent thought; your membership supports the legacy of Benjamin Graham, CFA Society New York’s founder and the father of value investing.
Unparalleled Access to a Network of Industry Leaders
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
Premier Benefits & Invaluable Opportunities
Be First to Know: All CFA Society New York members receive early notifications, personal invitations and potential exclusive access to an extensive list of premier, industry shaping events. * Participate: CFA Society New York’s active community of members is vast, flourishing and has something to offer everyone. Join any number of CFA Society New York’s peer-to-peer Roundtables, Research Groups, Committee and Thought Leadership Groups. These groups meet regularly to discuss the latest industry developments. Access to these groups and meetings is available exclusively—and free—to members. Find your CFA Society New York niche. Discounts: Members receive substantial discounts on all paid events and educational opportunities Build Your Network: CFA Society New York appreciates the power and significance of connecting with colleagues and forging mutually-beneficial, enduring relationships. Members benefit from unrivaled, in-person networking opportunities, among peers and industry leaders, following each event, as well as dedicated socials.
Free Content & Members-Only Convenience
Can’t attend an event? No problem:
All members gain free access to our fully recorded video content following the conclusion of each event. *
Members may follow along with many CFA Society New York events from their home or office via LiveStream—again—absolutely free.
*CFA Society New York expressly reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to grant or deny access to any individual, or to expel any individual from any CFA Society New York event or meeting. *Exceptions include events where Chatham House Rule apply, or when other relevant restrictions are in place