- Use of Statistics at HF
I'm a ugrad sophomore BBA-Fin, and recently reviewed the CFA and CAIA curriculum--with emphasis on the quant area. I know all HF 's are different, but how often do you find yourself using quant material from CFA /CAIA (or any other ugrad stats ...
Forum topic - PBJTime - Aug 22 2014 - 3:57am - 4 comments
- BC Carroll+CFA= Real Deal
I see in past threads on here BC 's MBA program ranks in the semi-target territory. I just did a LinkedIn search for BC MBA+ CFA and ~90% of the people on the first few pages have ER or buy side jobs (mostly at mutual funds). I'm taking this as a ...
Forum topic - Hooked on LEAPS - Aug 17 2014 - 8:52pm - 8 comments
- I need Career Guidance please help!
Hello everyone, ...
Forum topic - Positivesoul - Aug 27 2014 - 9:17am - 1 comment
- 6 Tips to Landing Interviews Using Your Current CFA Status
We cover a lot of topics on CFA results (see our Articles section for more details!). But today, let's explore one of the main objectives that drive CFA candidates to take up the exams in the first place- the promise of a dream job. However, the CFA ...
Blog entry - 300 Hours - Jul 30 2014 - 11:06pm - 4 comments
- The CFA Level I & II June 2014 Results Roundup
Well?! Have you gotten your results? As we've all been through the CFA exams, all of us at 300 Hours know the jitteriness that you're feeling now. We also know that there can be quite a few questions on what the results were, pass rates, ...
Blog entry - 300 Hours - Jul 29 2014 - 1:09pm - 5 comments
- Starting to Study for the CFA L1 as a New Analyst?
Hi guys, I recently started work as a full time analyst. I'd say I work about 50-60 hours a week. If I manage to study a bit every day and a good number of hours on the weekend, do you think it is feasible to aim for the December CFA L1? I can't ...
Forum topic - futureceo - Aug 7 2014 - 1:22am - 4 comments
- CFA Level 1
I am about to signup for the upcoming CFA Level 1 exam in June 2015. I am going to be a senior at DePaul University and am enrolled full time in school. Can any of you who were in a similar position as I am now provide me with what did and did not work ...
Blog entry - thedude22 - Aug 12 2014 - 6:49pm
- Career Switch, Whats next: Study for the CFA? Take the GMAT (or GRE)? Apply for MFin?
Basic Info:-Rising senior from a non-target University, near NYC-3.3 in Cell Biology & Neuroscience w/ Minor in Economics-Currently have a 10 week rotational internship for this summer with a small business firm (Got to see different roles in the firm ...
Forum topic - pdm704 - Aug 8 2014 - 12:28pm
- seeking advice for career switch(a new analyst for Wholesale banking)
Hi, everybody. I am a new management trainee for BAML,and oriented in wholesale banking, client fulfillment and service. It is a great program actually, but I have to admit that after weeks of training and on-boarding, I found little interest in commercial ...
Forum topic - Bear88 - Aug 3 2014 - 10:09pm
- Evaluating my options
Hi WSO, It has recently become my goal to break into the banking industry. I am a 2013 grad from a top ranked (non-target) LAC, with a 3.2 gpa. I currently have been working in pwm for 1 year (elite boutique in SF) and while I have gained some valuable ...
Forum topic - infinitispossible - Aug 3 2014 - 12:46pm - 1 comment