Contributed by: Rajni Dhameja, CFA
Indian Association of Investment Professionals (IAIP), Mumbai hosted charter felicitation ceremony in Mumbai on November 4, 2016. The event was well attended by the CFA pass outs who were eligible to receive charter and their family members, fellow CFA charter holders.
As this was a very important day marking the important achievement, Jayesh Gandhi, CFA president of CFA India society, congratulated the newly qualified level 3 pass outs. He explained in detail about the society in terms of activities, volunteer base, various committees. He explained how the membership of society can add value to the career by enhancing the continuing education, networking opportunities, connecting with CFA community.
Sunil Singhania, CFA explained to the audience as to how our economy is positioned and how the CFA designation fits as the gold standard in investment management industry. He mentioned that earning the Charter is the beginning of the professional journey. He congratulated the newly minted charter holders for all the efforts they had put to go through the rigor of taking exams.
New charter holders were felicitated with the memento and mini charters. Some of them shared their journey of pursuing CFA designation, their challenges, along with their family members. The event ended with a networking dinner.