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CFA Syllabus

The industry of finance works on trust, so Ethics is one of the most important subjects which one studies in all the three levels of CFA. Learning finance is about learning the business. So, let’s start a business - say, the business…

How to be a CFA charter in 1.5 Years?

The Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) curriculum is a rigorous course that prepares the student for roles that require financial analysis and deep understanding of financial concepts. The exam is gradually becoming a de-facto requirement…
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Clearing CFA Level 1 at the first attempt

Written by a candidate who cleared all the three exams in 18 months time The first question a CFA student will ask me when he calls up to ask for the CFA Level 1 training is, “will I be able to clear the exam in the first attempt”.…

Top 6 unconventional jobs in India after CFA

Whenever we talk about CFA, the things that come to our mind are career opportunities in Investment Banking, Equity Research, Private Equity etc. But are the options after CFA limited to just these? No. Fortunately, we are living in a dynamic…

7 benefits of doing CFA after MBA

Aruna, a second-year student at a top-tier Business school, was planning to major in Finance. She was interested in capital markets and aspired to take up a role related to capital markets. She reached out to a few alumni, searching them…

Benefits of Being a CFA Charter

Getting the CFA charter may be a gruelling process, however, the benefits you reap at the end of the journey will make you realize that it was all worth it. All the wavering thoughts before taking up the CFA exam will turn out to be a self-fulfilling…

Why investment banks are hiring CFAs rather than MBAs

  If you’re considering a career in investments or investment banking, one of the biggest questions which come to any aspiring candidate is whether to pursue a Chartered Financial analyst (CFA) or do a full-time MBA from any of…

Difference between classroom & self study training for CFA

Classroom study or Self-study what to prefer, there has always been a debate between the two mediums of studying among the students. The two methods of studying have their own pros and cons which have been pulled apart and it is up to the…