2,480 CFA charters are earned this decade.
The Institute of Chartered Financial Analysts is incorporated and headquartered in Charlottesville, Virginia.
The CFA Code of Ethics is adopted by the Financial Analysts Federation. The Institute of Chartered Financial Analysts adopts the code, along with guidelines specifically for charterholders in 1964.
All three levels of the CFA exam are offered. 1,732 candidates sit for Levels I, II and III of the exam. 179 charters were awarded.
NYSE adopts Rule 344, which specifies that supervisory research personnel may offer the CFA charter as one of the 3 sufficient qualifications.
First multiple choice questions appear at Level I.
First iteration of the Body of Knowledge, known as the General Topic Outline, is compiled and published.