History and Mission

Who We Are

The Boston Security Analysts Society is a non-profit professional society founded in 1946 that has been a point of connection for the Boston investment community, providing an open forum for the exchange of fresh perspectives on industry issues and promoting ethics and integrity. 

More than 5,500 investment professionals locally and globally are members of BSAS, representing over 650 investment firms. 92 percent of BSAS members hold the Chartered Financial Analyst designation from CFA Institute. 

BSAS is a founding society of CFA Institute, the global not-for-profit organization of nearly 140,000 investment professionals. CFA Institute awards the CFA Charter, the CIPM designation and administers the Claritas Investment Certificate. 

Mission of the Boston Security Analysts Society

The mission of the Boston Security Analysts Society is to be a community of investment professionals which promotes the highest ethical standards, best practices and professional development of current and future members, for the benefit of clients and the broader investing public.

A Place for Learning

Through extensive programming, BSAS is committed to providing fresh and relevant curricula designed to enrich and advance the investment community. Benefits include:
  • Topical Programming and Continuing Education
  • Career Development
  • CFA Preparatory Review
  • Claritas Preparatory Review

A Mix of Informational and Social Events

The Society's informational and social events cover a range of important and relevant topics throughout the year.

  • Market Dinner
  • Annual Meeting
  • Annual Sustainable Investing Seminar
  • Sporting events

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