The CFA Institute is a global, not-for-profit association of investment professionals that awards the CFA designation. It promotes the highest standards of ethics, education, and professional excellence in the investment industry around the world. No credential is as widely respected in the industry for its breadth of advanced and current skills, global relevance and ethical grounding as the CFA charter.

Atlanta Society of Finance and Investment Professionals is a not-for-profit services organization fostering the highest level of professional ethics, standards, and competence among the investment professionals of Greater Atlanta. It serves its members and the local financial community through educational and other programs, and thereby contribute to the enhancement of the investment profession.