The CIPM® program

Gain the skills to drive smarter,
more effective investment decisions

Enroll in the Certificate in Investment Performance Measurement (CIPM®) Program for advanced, globally relevant, and practice-based investment performance and risk evaluation skills.

Level I Exemption

CFA® charterholders and others who have passed Level III are now eligible to proceed directly to the Level II of the CIPM® Program. Learn more about the exemption (PDF).

Why the CIPM® Program?

  • Deliver more actionable investment insights
  • Improve manager search and selection
  • Produce comprehensive and transparent reports
  • Increase risk awareness
  • Provide feedback to maximize your firm's efficiency

What does CIPM® Program cover?

investment performance and risk evaluation: the CIPM® Program curriculum is based on an advanced body of knowledge that is continuously reviewed and updated by more than 1,000 active investment practitioners around the world to ensure it reflects the relevant trends and core competencies needed by today’s top investment employers.

Learn more about the Curriculum on the CFA Institute website