Knowledge Network Directory

Access Expert Insight & Professional Support

The Knowledge Network is an online directory which aims to connect the CFA Society Toronto community to a knowledge bank of skilled professionals among their fellow members.  This on-demand directory allows members to receive prompt feedback on professionally related enquiries, such as industry trends & best practices, professional experiences, career guidance, and more. Knowledge Expert Directory participants will receive the following benefits:
  • Accessible and relevant skill development resource through community learning
  • Exclusive access to a diverse range of subject matter experts and practitioner perspectives
  • Build knowledge and gain just-in-time expert advice based on real-world experiences  
  • A convenient service for time-strapped members seeking professional development support 

How it Works


Fill out and submit Participant Application


Submissions will be reviewed and followed up with a response.  Approved enquiries will be passed onto an available Subject Matter Expert.


Method of response by SME will be via email or telephone.

Additional Information

Please Note

All information provided by each applicant will be shared (internally with Staff and Mentorship committee) for the purpose of this program.

Subject Matter Areas of Expertise

Asset Manager - Institutional

Asset Manager - Private

Alternative Investments (ETFs/REITs/Commodities)

Bank/Investment Bank

Buy Side

Corporate Finance
Diversity & Inclusion

ESG/Sustainable Investing

Emerging Markets

Experience as a Newcomer to Canada

Fixed Income

Governance & Compliance


Investor Trust/Ethics

Pension Fund
Portfolio Management

Private Wealth Management

Private Equity/Venture Capital

Risk Management

Sell Side

Soft Skills Guidance

Technological Evolution/FinTech/AI

Other: Foreign Exchange/Derivatives, Government Policy, IG Corporate Credit, Insurance, Litigation Finance, Program/Project Management, Regulatory, Securitization Finance, Telecom Engineering, Women and Finance, etc.

Interested in being a Subject Matter Expert?

Our Subject Matter Experts are volunteers from our Society who are inspired to give back to the financial industry and their fellow members.
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