Chartered Financial Analyst
What Is CFA® Program?
CFA Institute was established in 1947. Over these 70+ years, The CFA® Program has emerged as the benchmark qualification for the investment industry. It has grown to over 150,000 charter holders around the world in more than 165 countries. These charterholders today work as Portfolio Managers, Equity Research Analysts, Fund Managers, Wealth Managers, CFOs and Risk Consultants.
Completing The Program confirms mastery over the rigorous curriculum as can be evidence by you. Clearing all the three levels of the exam is the main requirement for earning the CFA® charter. It covers content required for investment industry segments like Equity, Fixed Income, Private Equity, Derivatives and Real Estate.
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Why should you pursue this program ?
Leading global recognition
These designation is one of the most recognised and respected investment credentials in the world with more than 60 years of legacy.
Better job prospects at the top investment firms:
The Program has an in-depth focus on financial modelling, portfolio management, and other investment related areas. Top investment firms, asset management, hedge funds value this knowledge base and give more preference to charter holders than other candidates from related fields.
Exposure to a variety of roles in finance
The Program is not just limited to investment banking and equity research, but plenty of other profiles as well. Today, be it Fintech, Foreign Exchange, Alternative Investments or other offbeat profiles, CFA® chartedholder are the most preferred options for employers.
Equipped for analysis and decision-making
It enables the students to be adept at decision making by incorporating reasoning and judgment skills in them
Enforces ethical standards
These charterholders upholds the highest professional standards and abides by a strict code of ethics.
Implements global best practices
Extensive ongoing analysis ensures that charterholders uphold the best global practices in their work.
Delivers practical, real-world skills
The charter is conferred after the completion of 4 years of relevant professional engagement, which means that the institute believes in practical skills. The curriculum is also designed in a way which helps you to tackle the real-world scenarios in an effective way.
More time and cost-effective than an MBA Finance program
The Qualification is one of the best options to an individual who does not have the time or the resources to go through a full-time MBA Finance program for entering the investment finance industry.
Networking opportunities for faster career growth:
CFA Societies® present worldwide give you access to more resources to boost your career prospects. Being part of these societies will not only increase your networking opportunity but also your chance of landing a dream position. They also post job openings specifically for charter holders.