Nicsa & CFA Institute Collaboration


Nicsa is pleased to collaborate with CFA Institute to provide members access to materials from two of their programs: Investment Foundations and Certificate in Investment Performance Measurement (CIPM). Members also can use an exclusive discount to complete their CIPM Program.

Certificate in Investment Performance Measurement

Deepen your knowledge and advance your career with this advanced specialty designation. 

The Certificate in Investment Performance Measurement (CIPM®) designation develops your skills in effective investment performance and risk evaluation, manager selection, and investment performance reporting. The CIPM Program has two levels: Level I and Level II. Exams for both levels are held every March and September.

CFA® charterholders and candidates who have successfully completed the Level III CFA exam can enter and complete the program at Level II.

Investment Foundations Program

The CFA Institute Investment Foundations® Program covers the essentials of finance, ethics, and investment roles, providing a clear understanding of the global investment industry. This zero-cost, online learning experience is designed for anyone who wants to enter or advance within the investment management industry, including IT, operations, accounting, administration, and marketing. 

Here are two chapters of the program, for more details, please continue to the CFA Institute Investment Foundations® Program.