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Center for Fiduciary Studies

The Center for Fiduciary Studies is the standards-setting body for fi360 and develops and maintains the Prudent Practices that are the foundation upon which fi360 is built.

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The Center for Fiduciary Studies is the standards-setting body for fi360 and is supported by a team of experienced investment practitioners, attorneys, educators, and other professionals.  The Center for Fiduciary Studies developsand maintains the Prudent Practices™ defined in our handbooks and awards the Accredited Investment Fiduciary® (AIF®) and Accredited Investment Fiduciary Analyst® (AIFA®) professional designations.  In addition, the Center is responsible for overseeing the body of knowledge that forms the basis for the AIF and AIFA curriculum, examination, and certifying qualifications.

Based on the work of the Center for Fiduciary Studies, fi360 offers the AIF and AIFA Designation Training programs and other fiduciary training programs. Fi360 also develops sophisticated fiduciary management online tools for investment professionals that provide more efficient and effective implementation of the Prudent Practices.  In addition to training, designations, and tools, fi360 offers a host of fiduciary resources including a blog, webinars, annual conference, and public advocacy for laws that promote greater transparency and accountability in the investment industry.

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