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Enroll in our program to begin earning the Chartered Financial Analyst credential, the most respected investment management designation in the world.

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Our advisory groups meet on a monthly or bi-monthly basis and are a great way to connect with members while improving your community.

Upcoming Events

6/8/2018
12:00 PM
June Job Seekers Forum 10 and Under (Members Only, Limited Space)
The CFA Society Chicago Job Seekers Forum series provides members with potential new opportunities and resources to find employment. The forum encourages open dialogue and will have a member of the Professional Development Advisory Group as a host.
6/9/2018
8:30 AM
Schweser Live Mock Exam, All Levels (June 2018)
Now that you have prepared and practiced for the CFA® exam, you are ready to perform and put your skills and knowledge to the test. The Live Schweser Mock Exam is as close to the actual CFA exam in format, difficulty, and length as we can make it.
6/11/2018
7:00 AM
2018 Golf Outing (Members Only)
CFA Societies Chicago, Madison and Milwaukee invite you to join us for the 2018 Golf Outing being held on June 11th at The Straits at Whistling Straits.

CFA Society Chicago Blog

Volunteer of the Month: May 2018
May 15, 2018
Thank you to all the dedicated CFA Society Chicago volunteers who give selflessly of their time and talents! This month the Communications Advisory Group is recognizing Richard Schiller, CFA, CPA. Dick has been a member of the Society for two years and joined the Communications Advisory Group. His role as an equity research associate […]
Distinguished Speaker Series: Jane Buchan, PAAMCO
May 15, 2018
The hedge fund industry has been assailed by the media as a costly, underperforming asset class, yet according to PAAMCO CEO Jane Buchan, that rhetoric simply isn’t true. On April 18th, the founder of the Irvine, CA-based hedge fund-of-funds presented to CFA Society Chicago to share her views on the hedge fund landscape. Buchan is […]

CFA Society Chicago News

CFA Society Chicago Board Member Kunal Kapoor, CFA, to replace Mansueto as Morningstar CEO

Morningstar named Kunal Kapoor as its next CEO, elevating an executive who has made his career at the Chicago investment research company since emigrating from India to attend college in Illinois. As Kapoor, 41, becomes CEO, Morningstar founder Joe Mansueto, 60, will give up that post but add “executive” to his chairman title. Both moves take effect Jan. 1, according to a statement from Morningstar. ( via Crain’s)

Institutional Investor’s 2016 All-America Fixed-Income Research Team includes CFA Society Chicago Board Member Alex Roever, CFA

CFA Society Chicago board member, Alex Roever, CFA, was named to Institutional Investor’s 2016 All-America Fixed-Income Research Team under the Fixed-Income Strategy and Short-Duration Strategy categories. To view the full list of individuals on the team and methodology for selection, please visit Institutional Advisor.