Investment Counsel Association of America


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Investment Counsel Association of America

Now known as the Investment Adviser Association; a non-profit professional association of investment advisers. Founded in 1937, the IAA has over 500 institutional members representing a variety of individuals and organizations. The IAA provides professional information to members in the form of events, publications, and newsletters. It is also a lobbying organization representing the investment advising profession to the U.S. government. Significantly, it was instrumental in the passage of Investment Advisers Act of 1940. See also: Investing.

Investment Counsel Association of America (ICAA)

A nonprofit organization founded in 1937 to represent the interests of federally registered investment adviser firms. ICAA establishes standards of practice for its members and serves as an advocate in dealings with Congress, the SEC, and state securities commissions.
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McNamara is a member of the SEC Rules Committee of the Investment Company Institute and Chairman of the Legal and Regulatory Committee of the Investment Counsel Association of America.
He is a member of the Investment Counsel Association of America and the Boston Security Analysts Society.
At various times he has served as a governor, president and chairman of the Investment Counsel Association of America and is a Chartered Financial Analyst.

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