Membership is offered on an Individual basis for $300 per year. Discounts are available for firms with three or more members. To learn about Group Membership, contact NAAIM at firstname.lastname@example.org.
NAAIM Member Benefits
Offered exclusively by NAAIM:
1. Uncommon Knowledge – National Conference
- The nation’s preeminent conference for the Active Investment Manager, held for over 20 years
- Typically held at the end of April/beginning of May at a resort location
- 3-4 days packed with information on trading techniques, risk management and investment management strategies, not to mention the latest in technology and marketing tips to run your practice
- Plus plenty of networking opportunities
- Sponsor Hall filled with the latest information on Active Investment Management products and services
2. NAAIM Shark Tank
Gain exposure and identify potential new business relationships during the Uncommon Knowledge conference. NAAIM Members can complete an application and may be selected to present a strategy, model or signal to companies who are looking for new management strategies and/or managers
- Website Link: NAAIM Shark Tank
3. Outlook Conference
- Initiated to define the latest trends in trading and marketing so you can plan for the new year
- 2 days of actionable items, great speakers, panels and networking
- Sponsor Hall
- Typically held in the beginning of November, in Chicago or Dallas
4. Regional Workshops and Meetings
- Held in between our annual Uncommon Knowledge conference in May and Outlook conference in November
- Designed to be informal and minimal cost opportunities for NAAIM members and prospective members to come together to participate in timely and lively discussions about various topics affecting your daily business and the challenges of the market
5. NAAIM Indicator Wall
- Provides members with a vast array of stock market indicators, which will be updated weekly. The Indicator Wall will include readings and explanations of indicators and/or models in the areas of price/trend, momentum, key price levels, overbought/sold readings, sentiment, monetary, economic, inflation, and market cycles.
- This members-only website page is located in the Member Benefits section of the website, to the top right of the page under Quick Links or click here: NAAIM Indicator Wall.
6. NAAIM Community
- The NAAIM Community is our online gathering space for members only. You can access the NAAIM Community by logging in from the NAAIM Website. Once logged in, you’ll be in our internal website, where you can register for events, renew your membership, view your transactions, change your password and access the Regular Member Discussion Group and NAAIM resources.
7. NAAIM Exposure Index
- The NAAIM Exposure Index is a weekly survey of our member’s US Equity Exposure
- Participate in the weekly survey for the NAAIM Exposure Index and you could be designated as a NAAIM Trendsetter
- Receive a NAAIM Trendsetter “badge” for your website or promotional materials
- Website link: NAAIM Exposure Index
8. NAAIM Wagner Award for Advances in Active Investment Management
- All members are invited to participate in the NAAIM Wagner Award paper competition
- Designed to build a better understanding of active investment management approaches and what it takes for these approaches to be successful.
- $10,000 is awarded for the best original paper submitted to the competition, with additional 2nd and 3rd place monetary awards at the judges’ discretion
- More information and rules can be found at: NAAIM Wagner Award Paper Competition
- NAAIM Members can download the full papers from the NAAIM Community
- Past Wagner Award papers are also available to members in the NAAIM Community – Resources
9. Active Manager Newsletter
- The Active Manager Newsletter is published electronically every four times per year. This informative and educational newsletter has in-depth articles on relevant topics to the Active Investment Manager. The newsletter also highlights member news, such as upcoming events or chapter meetings, plus updates on association news
- NAAIM Members are encouraged to submit articles of interest for the newsletter. NAAIM distributes the newsletter to over 5,000 members and non-members
10. NAAIM News Bi-Weekly E-Digest
- The latest association announcements such as new member benefits, conference registration deadlines and member renewal information.
- Includes a listing of the latest website posts and the most recent update of the NAAIM Exposure Index
- Look for it in your email inbox, typically every other Friday
11. Find an Active Manager
- Search function on main website publicly displays member contact info (phone number only) and website. Search Page can be found here: Find an Active Manager
12. Membership Referral Program
- Earn “NAAIM Bucks” to apply to your annual dues and/or conference registration
- Receive a $100.00 credit for each new NAAIM Regular, Emerging or Special firm that joins because of your referral, OR $500.00 for each new Associate Member firm you recruit to sponsor at Uncommon Knowledge or Outlook!