Certified Investment Management Specialist

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Certified Investment Management Specialist

An associate investment manager. To become a CIMS, one must complete an examination and work in investment management for a certain period of time. The designation is administered by the Institute for Investment Management Consultants. The designation ranks below a CIMC. See also: CFA, ChFC.
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