As one of CFA Institute member societies, our society connects members to a global network of investment professionals. We strive to influence local market by connecting local investment professionals, spreading exceptional ethical standards and cooperating with stakeholders both in the industry and academia. To lead the investment profession globally by promoting the highest standards of ethics, education, and professional excellence for the ultimate benefit of society. CFA Institute seeks to set professional standards for investment management practitioners and broadly engage other finance professionals through their interest and interactions with the investment management industry. As a global, independent organization, CFA Institue plays a role in being a steward and champion of the investment management industry.