Future of Finance Global effort to shape a trustworthy, forward-thinking financial industry that better serves society

2015 Market Outlook and Actions Needed for Improved Market Integrity

Global Market Sentiment Survey 2015

The Global Market Sentiment Survey (GMSS) reflects the views and expectations of CFA Institute members — respected experts in the industry — on financial markets, integrity, and performance for the coming year. Download the GMSS Report (PDF).

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Future of Finance Advisory Council

The council provides oversight for the initiative and offers independent and strategic advice to CFA Institute staff on the project’s six areas of focus.

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About the Initiative

Future of Finance is a long-term global effort to shape a trustworthy, forward-thinking financial industry that better serves society. It provides tools to motivate and empower the world of finance to create an environment where investors' interests come first, markets function at their best, and economies grow. Its success is driven by ongoing input from an advisory council of prominent global leaders and others in the financial community.

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News and Views about the Future of Finance

Perspectives on key themes curated by CFA Institute.

Putting Investors First

The duty to protect investor interests. Read more

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Transparency & Fairness

Standards to promote an open and honest financial system. Read more

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Regulation & Enforcement

Protecting investors and preserving capital market integrity. Read more

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Financial Knowledge

Empowering investors to make better decisions. Read more

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Retirement Security

Sensible solutions for sound pension systems worldwide. Read more

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Safeguarding the System

Promoting stability and minimizing systemic risk. Read more

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