Accredited Investment Fiduciary Designation from the Center of Fiduciary Studies
Boston MA on 12/20/2013 Tim Hayes of Cambridge Investment Research has been awarded the Accredited Investment Fiduciary* (AIF®) Designation from the Center for Fiduciary Studies (the Center), the standards-setting body for f1-360. The AIF designation specifies special knowledge of fiduciary responsibility and the ability to implement policies and procedures that meet a defined standard of care. The Designation is the cumulation of a rigorous training program, which includes a comprehensive, closed-book final examination under the supervision of a proctor, and agreement to abide by the Code of Ethics. On an ongoing basis, Designees are required to complete continuing education to maintain the AIF Designation.
Mr Hayes, a resident of Boston MA is a registered representative and investment advisor representative for Cambridge Investment Research in Boston. Hayes specializes in helping individuals, not for profits, and businesses.
Fi360 based near Pittsburgh, PA, is the first full-time training and research facility for fiduciaries, and conducts training programs at universities throughout the United States and abroad. The Center for Fiduciary Studies confers the AIF Designation as well as the Accredited Investment Fiduciary Analyst (AIFA*) Designation. AIFA Designees are also the only recognized professionals trained to perform fiduciary assessments, which measure how well investment professionals are fulfilling the fiduciary duties required of them by applicable investment legislation, case law, and regulatory opinion letters.
Cambridge is an independent broker-dealer for financial professionals dedicated to offering objective investment advice to clients. We are one of the nation’s leading independent broker-dealers and we are fully devoted to our four core values: integrity, commitment, flexibility, kindness. We are proud that independent financial professionals who are dedicated to our four key values choose Cambridge.
Fi360 offers training, tools, and resources to promote a culture of fiduciary responsibility and improve the decision making processes of investment fiduciaries – individuals who manage money for others. Fi360 provides investment education and training programs, and develops sophisticated Web-based tools and reporting including the fi360 Fiduciary Score® and the Family Fund Fiduciary Rankings™ for trustees and investment professionals. The Center for Fiduciary Studies confers the Accredited Investment Fiduciary® and the Accredited Investment Fiduciary Analyst™.professional designations. For more information on fi360 events, training programs and fiduciary products, visit www.fi360.com.