CAIA Program


As a CAIA Association Partner, CAASA is pleased to offer employees at our member firms a 10% discount on first-time exam fees.

CAIA® is the globally-recognized credential for professionals managing, analyzing, distributing, or regulating alternative investments.

CAIA Charter Program

The CAIA Charter Program provides a broad-based curriculum in alternative investments in preparation for two exam levels, held twice a year in March and September at testing centers worldwide, and where applicable, via an online proctored format.

When it comes to distinguishing the key trends in the industry — from the rise of private debt and digital assets to new ways of thinking about geopolitical risk, ethics, and portfolio construction, the CAIA Curriculum is your key advantage. It is updated regularly to include relevant, practical industry developments and the latest academic research.

CAIA Membership

Demonstrate your commitment to superior professionalism, upholding industry standards, and continued industry learning by becoming a CAIA Member. Successful completion of the two exams makes you eligible to join an elite group of more than 13,000 professionals worldwide.

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HOW to apply for the CAIA Discount?

If you are an individual member, or your company is a member of an Association Partner and want to register for the CAIA exam, follow these steps:

  1. Create a CAIA account.
  2. Email CAIA at [email protected] to let us know of your interest in registering for the exam. Please include your CAIA account number and your organization’s name for verification.
  3. Once your discount has been approved, our team will send you a message with steps to complete your exam registration.