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Research & Analysis

The investment profession stands at an inflection point, and we can't rely on old models and maxims. CFA Institute identifies the trends and strategies shaping the future.

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The Investment Industry Is Changing

CFA Institute is leading and prepared with resources to help you manage the transition.

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Practical Analysis for Investment Professionals

Explore provocative and useful analysis of current issues in finance written by investment professionals for investment professionals.


ESG Investing & Analysis

Consideration of ESG factors will improve the fundamental analysis financial professionals undertake.



Fintech is changing the landscape of investment management.

CFA Institute Premier Publications

  • Future of Finance

    Read thought leadership to shape a more trustworthy, forward-thinking investment profession that better serves society.

  • Financial Analysts Journal

    View articles from the leading practitioner journal in investment management.

  • CFA Institute Journal Review

    Review findings from key investment research in an easy-to-read format.

  • Research Foundation

    Find independent, in-depth research on current issues relevant to the investment profession.

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