Nassau, Bahamas (PRWEB) September 3, 2008
Jeremy Dyck of LOM Securities (Bahamas) Limited has been elected as Programming & Public Relations Chair of the CFA Society of the Bahamas (CFASB) for the 2008-09 year. As a member of the CFASB Board of Directors, his duties will include the scheduling of monthly luncheon speakers, the arrangement and promotion of society events, and the participation in CFA Institute regional leadership meetings and annual conferences held throughout the year and around the world.
The CFASB's mission is to advance the interests of the investment community and to maintain the highest standards of professional excellence and integrity. Examples of CFASB initiatives include monthly public speaker luncheons, CFA candidate sponsorships, educational workshops and donations, and participation in regional and annual society conferences.
The CFASB Board of Directors is composed of nine investment professionals who represent a cross-section of both the Bahamian investment management community and the CFA Institute. The CFASB is a member of the CFA Institute, the global, non-profit professional association that administers the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) curriculum and examination program worldwide, publishes research, conducts professional-development programs, and sets voluntary ethics-based professional and performance-reporting standards for the investment industry. CFA Institute has more than 95,000 members in 134 countries and territories, including the world's 82,000 CFA charterholders, as well as 135 affiliated professional societies in 56 countries and territories.