The AIMA represents approximately 2,000 corporate members in the global alternative investment industry.
The AABD serves the information, education, and advocacy needs of bank directors.
The ABA offers banking information, as well as an overview of schools and their business programs, at its Web site.
This organization “represents the interests of banks underwriting and dealing in securities, proprietary mutual funds, and derivatives before Congress and the federal government.”
The AFSA describes itself as the "primary trade association for the consumer credit industry--protecting access to credit and consumer choice."
The institue is the world's largest member association representing professional accountants.
The AIC is an advocacy and resource organization that provides information about the contributions of the private equity investment industry to long-term economic growth in the U.S.
Visit the association’s Web site for information about management trends, job listings, and membership for college students.
The AFCPE is a nonprofit organization sets standards for financial counseling, coaching, and education.
79 South State Street, Suite D3
Westerville, OH 43081-2066
Tel: (614) 368-1055
The AFP is the professional society that represents finance executives throughout the world.
4520 East West Highway, Suite 800
Bethesda, MD 20814-3354
Tel: (301) 907-2862
BAI provides financial service leaders with updated information on news, research, and events in the industry.
The center provides information on workshops, home study courses, educational materials, and publications for futures and securities professionals.
CFP Board is a nonprofit organization that sets standards for financial planning certification.
Visit the institute’s Web site for information on certification for financial analysts.
For information on membership, contact
For more information on hedge funds, contact
This organization represents the professional interests of senior-level financial executives. Visit its Web site for more information.
1250 Headquarters Plaza, West Tower, 7th Floor
Morristown, NJ 07960-6837
Tel: (973) 765-1000
Fax: (973) 765-1018
FINRA is a not-for-profit organization that regulates the broker-dealer industry.
1735 K Street, NW
Washington, D.C. 20006-1506
Tel: (301) 590-6500
This organization develops and distributes knowledge about financial practices globally.
FWA offers career support for women in finance as well as a job bank.
The FIA is a major trade organization for the futures, options, and cleared swaps markets industry worldwide.
The ICBA represents the community banking industry and its membership through advocacy and education.
For information on certification, contact
1120 Connecticut Avenue, NW, Suite 600
Washington, D.C. 20036-3971
The IMA is a worldwide association of business accountants and financial professionals and is a great resource for information on certification, careers, continuing education, and its online professional network.
For information on education and careers in financial engineering, visit
For information on its members, visit
This organization advances the interests of investment fund investors while promoting public understanding of investment funds worldwide.
For information on mutual funds and to read the Investment Company Fact Book, contact
1401 H Street, NW, Suite 1200
Washington, D.C. 20005-2110
Tel: (202) 326-5800
For information on membership and certification, contact
For information on the alternative investment industry (which includes hedge funds, funds of hedge funds, managed futures funds, and other nontraditional asset classes), contact
The MBA represents the real estate finance industry and advocates policy initiatives to support the success of its members.
The NACT addresses the issues facing senior financial executives in the industry.
The NACM is the premier resource for knowledge, learning, and networking in the credit management profession.
The NFA is the self-regulatory organization of the U.S. derivatives industry that enforces rules to protect investors and help its members comply with regulations.
For information on conferences and its members, contact
422 Chesterfield Road
Bogart, GA 30622-1763
Tel: (706) 208-9620
Fax: (706) 993-3342
The NMA is a nonprofit organization that provides leadership development and new opportunities to its members across a wide range of industries.
2210 Arbor Boulevard
Dayton, OH 45439-1580
Tel: (937) 294-0421
This organization advocates for policies on behalf of the U.S. venture capital community and serves as a resource for data on the industry.
The society represents more than 3,500 corporate, industrial, service, nonprofit, charitable, and government risk-related entities around the world.
1407 Broadway, 29th Floor
New York, NY 10018-5100
Tel: (212) 286-9292