Memberships

The Singapore Fund Directors Association (SFDA) offers membership types to suit individuals with different experiences in investment funds.


Ordinary Membership is for individuals currently providing directorships to the Fund Management and Asset Management community, those would primarily be including Independent Non-Executive Directors (INED).


Associate Membership is for people currently working in a field associated with investment funds who do not have fund directorship experience or existing directors with less than two years' experience. It is also expected that Associate Members will complete the SFDA Fund Directors' Course within two years of joining SFDA and then apply for Ordinary Membership.


Benefits

Joining as a member offers you the following opportunities:

  • Engage with relevant authorities on corporate governance trends and exchange views with other industry experts
  • Meet and network via our exclusive educational forums and events
  • Participate and drive the development of corporate governance through training, thought leadership and guidance through regular engagement within the funds industry
  • Share experiences by forming working groups to drive the code of conduct and best practice for fund directors and beyond
  • Obtain fund director certification by completing the stipulated training modules and code of conduct course
  • Ordinary Membership
    Duration
    12 months
    Package price
    S$500

    Membership Description


    The Singapore Fund Directors Association (SFDA) offers membership types to suit individuals with different experiences in investment funds. Ordinary Membership is for individuals currently providing directorships to the Fund Management and Asset Management community, those would primarily be including Independent Non-Executive Directors (INED).


    Benefits


    Joining as a member offers you the following opportunities:

    -         Engage with relevant authorities on corporate governance trends and exchange views with other industry experts

    -         Meet and network via our exclusive educational forums and events

    -         Participate and drive the development of corporate governance through training, thought leadership and guidance through regular engagement within the funds industry

    -         Share experiences by forming working groups to drive the code of conduct and best practice for fund directors and beyond

    -         Obtain fund director certification by completing the stipulated training modules and code of conduct course


    Ordinary Membership

    -         Individuals who serve as directors of investment funds, typically as Independent Non-Executive Directors (INEDs)

    -         have been a director of an investment fund of at least two (2) years

    -         Ordinary Members are expected to complete the SFDA Code of Conduct Course to comply with the Code

    -         Obtain fund director certification of 6 modules at no additional costs

    -         Attend events that are complimentary or at preferential rates if chargeable

    -         Group discount rates for insurance and other benefits

    -         Additional discount when two or more people from the same company join

     

    S$500 per year (15% discount if there are 2 members from the same company and 20% if there are 3 and more members from the same company)

  • Associate Membership
    Duration
    12 months
    Package price
    S$300

    The Singapore Fund Directors Association (SFDA) offers membership types to suit individuals with different experiences in investment funds. 


    Associate Membership is for people currently working in a field associated with investment funds who do not have fund directorship experience or existing directors with less than two years' experience. It is also expected that Associate Members will complete the SFDA Fund Directors' Course within two years of joining SFDA and then apply for Ordinary Membership.


    Benefits

    Joining as a member offers you the following opportunities:

    -         Engage with relevant authorities on corporate governance trends and exchange views with other industry experts

    -         Meet and network via our exclusive educational forums and events

    -         Participate and drive the development of corporate governance through training, thought leadership and guidance through regular engagement within the funds industry

    -         Share experiences by forming working groups to drive the code of conduct and best practice for fund directors and beyond

    -         Obtain fund director certification by completing the stipulated training modules and code of conduct course 


    Associate membership

    -         Individuals who are currently working in investment funds related fields but do not have fund directorship experience or existing directors with less than two years' experience

    -         Obtain fund director certification of 6 modules at a 20% discounted cost of SGD$1,279

    -         Attend events that are complimentary or at preferential rates if chargeable

    -         Group discount rates for insurance and other benefits

    -         Additional discount when two or more people from the same company join

     

    S$300 per year (15% discount if there are 2 members from the same company and 20% if there are 3 and more members from the same company)