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We are an engaged community for investment ethics, education, and career development

CFAW consists of 2,100+ local financial professionals, united in the shared pursuit of professional excellence for investment management.

We are building a better world for investing

Members attest to the CFA Institute Code of Ethics and Standards of Professional Conduct each year, honoring investor interests first and standing by clients as the world around them changes.

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    Charter Recognition Ceremony

    November 30: 6:00 pm8:00 pm

    Each year, CFA Society of Washington DC (CFAW) celebrates the hard work, dedication, and professional commitment of those who have recently earned their CFA designation. As the local CFA society,…

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    In-Person Event

Featured Events

The 60/40 Retail Portfolio: Bonds on the Chopping Block?
Programs & Education

The 60/40 Retail Portfolio: Bonds on the Chopping Block?

December 2: 4:00 pm5:00 pm

Given the historically low interest rate environment ushered in by the Federal Reserve’s monetary policy response to the 2020 COVID-induced recession, investors are now looking at flat to negative real…

Reflections on the 50-year Anniversary of the Index Fund
Programs & Education

Reflections on the 50-year Anniversary of the Index Fund

December 9: 2:30 pm3:30 pm

Fifty years after the birth of the index fund, passive investing now accounts for more than $20 trillion, equal to the entire gross domestic product of the US, and is…

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