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Financial Fitness Run, 22 February 2015

Following the success of the first Financial Fitness run last year, the Chartered Financial Analyst® (CFA) Society Philippines brings back the same running event this 2015 with the theme: “Future of Finance Starts With You” happening on 22 February 2015 at the Bonifacio Global City, Taguig City.


“The Future of Finance is a global initiative by the CFA Institute to help shape a better finance and investment industry.  The CFA Society Philippines, being one of the member societies of CFA Institute, is taking part in this global effort by informing the investing public about the importance of being financially fit and how to be financially fit,” said April Tan, CFA Society Philippines President.  Runners who wil participate in the said running event will learn key principles and practices on how to achieve a secure retirement and live comfortably.

The Financial Fitness Run was the first Metro Manila race to give trophies for 21k finishers.  True to its commitment in giving the runners a fulfilling experience, the CFA Society Philippines will once again give away a trophy and a finisher’s shirt to all half marathon finishers.  All 5k and 10k finishers will receive medals.  Top 50 finishers (25 male, 25 female) of each distance category will get a finisher’s shirt.  Gun start will be at 4:30 AM for 21k runners, 5:30 AM for 10k, and 5:50 AM for 5k.

5k | 10k | 10k Race Routes




Interested runners can register at any of the following registration centers: 100 Miles Cafe, A Runner’s Circle, Juego, Yonex, and Li-Ning.  Race kits can be claimed upon registration.

To learn more about the Financial Fitness Run, please Visit and Like their Facebook page to get the most recent updates.

About the CFA

CFA Institute is the global association of investment professionals that sets the standards for professional excellence and credentials.  The organization is a champion for ethical behavior in investment markets and a respected source of knowledge  in the global financial community.  The end goal: To create an environment where investors’ interest comes first, markets function  their best, and economies grow.   CFA Institute has more than 111,000 members in 141 countries and territories, including 102,000 CFA charterholders and 136 member societies. For more information, visit

About the CFA Society Philippines

CFA Society Philippines is a local member society of CFA Institute, the global association of investment  professionals that sets the standard for professional excellence and credentials.  The organization is a champion for ethical behavior in investent markets and a respected source of knowledgein the global financial community. Visit for more information.