Affiliate membership is available to individuals who have a minimum of one years relevant work experience. Affiliate membership equips you with practical benefits to grow your career, achieve your professional goals, and get and stay ahead in the investment profession.
Gain professional recognitionCFA UK membership demonstrates your commitment to professional excellence, giving you recognition as an authoritative and actively engaged investment professional.
Progress your careerTake advantage of our career support services including 20 free career-related events per year and access to our Careers Centre where investment firms actively target CFA UK members.
Connect with like-minded peers
Grow your professional network by connecting with over 11,600 of the most qualified investment practitioners in the UK:
- attend free networking events
- connect on LinkedIn and Twitter
- join a special interest group to learn more about topics you’re interested in or passionate about
- get involved in the investment community as a volunteer.
Expand your knowledge
Stay ahead by developing your knowledge and keeping up-to-date with the latest industry insights:
- attend educational events and conferences, with over 50 events per year free to members
- get unlimited access to our online knowledge centre where you will find filmed events, webcasts, podcasts, articles and presentations
- take advantage of free CPD certificate programmes
- enjoy a complimentary subscription to Professional Investor – our quarterly publication with thought provoking articles and interviews from leading investment experts.
Applications for affiliate membership are administered by CFA Institute. To apply for affiliate membership you must:
- Have a minimum of 12 months of acceptable professional work experience
- Agree to adhere to and sign the members' agreement and professional conduct statement
- Provide three professional references, unless you have a reference from an active CFA UK regular member – in which case, only two professional references are required.
Our membership year is 01 July to 30 June. The current price for membership until 30 June 2018 is USD $425.00 or $175.00 for retired members (including CFA Institute membership dues). Irrespective of your date of renewal, the full rate for the year is still applicable.