WHAT IS THE CFA® PROGRAM?

The CFA® designation is considered by many the gold standard in finance and investment banking. Working professionals and graduates around the globe strive to acquire this designation.

 

It is a globally recognized, graduate-level program, ideal for new or experienced professionals aiming to learn more about the world of finance, banking, insurance, money management, investment analysis, and portfolio management.

What is a CFA Charterholder

and how do you get the title?

It means Certified Financial Analyst, a professional title in the financial sector that is obtained by completing a series of requirements requested by the CFA Institute.

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Pass the three exams that compose it (level I, II and III)

Have a college degree and / or four years of relevant work experience

Be a member of the CFA Institute

Adhere to the CFA® code of ethics

About the exam

  • Each level represents an exam, levels I, II and III

  • The CFA® Level I exam is given twice a year, in December and June, and Levels II and III are only scheduled in June.

  • The exams are challenging and require many hours of study and preparation to master.

  • They last 6 hours.

HOW TO REGISTER?

To register you must meet the exam eligibility requirements.


Log onto www.cfainstitute.org to view registration deadlines, locate a test center, create an account, or login and register for the examinations.

*Note: This procedure does not qualify as a registration until the applicant does not receive a  Registration Confirmation.

EDUCATIONAL BENEFITS

The CFA® program curriculum covers a wide range of topics in depth.

Improve your knowledge base related to the financial industry.

Program participants are viewed with great respect as dedicated and determined employees who value persistence, hard work and display professional competencies.

JOB OPPORTUNITIES
JOB OPPORTUNITIES
RECOGNITION AND CREDIBILITY

A world benchmark qualification in the financial field, recognized in almost all countries and universities.

RECOGNITION AND CREDIBILITY
NETWORKING
NETWORKING

You can be a member of the CFA Institute and a CFA Society.

This provides you with a platform to meet like-minded people in the same profession, in any of the 130 countries with a CFA Society.

HOW TO PREPARE?

The CFA Institute recommends that candidates dedicate at least 300 hours of study, at each level, to have a high probability of passing the exam.

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To do this, you must allocate enough time for your preparation, create a strong study plan, maintain a continuous rhythm, perform a large number of exercises, avoid focusing only on some topics and seek the support of colleagues or experts.

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