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115.010.10.20 Reading 1 - Ethics and Trust - LOS b. the role of a code of ethics

b. describe the role of a code of ethics in describing a profession

Command words

  • Describe: To portray in words "Describe the various forms of event risk"

Flash cards

The role of a code of ethics in describing a profession is about what 2 things?
1. communicating the priciples and expected behaviors shared among members of the profession
2. generates confidence among members and non-members (public)

Which of the following statements is most accurate? Standards of conduct:
A) are a necessary component of any code of ethics.
B) serve as a general guide regarding proper conduct by members of a group.
C) serve as benchmarks for the minimally acceptable behavior required of members of a group.
Answer: C.
(CFA Institute. 2020 CFA Program Level I Volume 1 Ethical and Professional Standards and Quantitative Methods (Kindle Locations 963-966))


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