Why the CIPM® Program?Advance your career, enhance your knowledge by specializing in performance evaluation

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CIPM Program Benefits

Learn how the Certificate in Investment Performance Measurement (CIPM) Program can benefit you.

Expert Skills with Wide Application

Distinguish yourself with advanced portfolio evaluation skills.

Practical Continuing Education

Demonstrate your commitment to maintaining globally relevant and practice-based investment performance and risk evaluation skills.

Deeper Insights for Smarter Decisions

Become empowered to add a deeper level of insight to performance results and analysis.

Accelerated Track for CFA Charterholders

If you are already a charterholder you move immediately to Level II and complete one exam instead of two.

Global Passport

Investment management professionals and institutions around the world recognize CFA Institute credentialing programs.

Stronger Client Relationships

Gain the trust of sophisticated clients through expert understanding and explanation of performance results.

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CIPM Exam Format and Topics

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Exam Dates and Fees

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What Motivates CIPM Candidates?

Find out what motivated recent CIPM Program candidates and how they prepared for the exams.

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Compare Our Programs

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