IFTA seeks to promote the highest standards in financial market best practice and the use of technical analysis. IFTA provides corporate governance guidelines for developing societies and has a Code of Ethics to which all member societies are required to adhere.
Given the nature of our profession, the importance of ethics is paramount. Associates within each IFTA member society are expected to operate within the laws and regulations of their country and in accordance with IFTA own Code of Ethics.
IFTA to ensure international equivalence IFTA operates a global examination and accreditation framework, the Certified Financial Technician (CFTe) program. These exams are held in centres throughout the world and in multiple languages.
IFTA seeks to foster the development of new technical analysis societies around the world. It provides developing societies with guidance on how to set up a local society, corporate governance and best practice guidelines.