- CFA Level 1 study hours with finance background?
Hi Monkeys, Since I'm in the last semester of b-school, and secured a ft ibd job, I have a lot of time on my hands and thus I'm thinking of studying for CFA 1. I see people suggesting 250h of study, which seems a bit much. So I was wondering, ...
Forum topic - Ted Mosby - Feb 25 2015 - 9:08am - 12 comments
- One does not simply walk into the CFA exam room without a strategy! Looking for tips and advice…
The CFA Level I exam is less than 30 days away. Like most first timers I am going through a difficult time in internalizing the topics and scope of applications. Keeping in mind the approaching deadline what do you think is the best possible strategy to ...
Forum topic - p0510 - Nov 10 2014 - 11:05pm - 9 comments
- CFA Level 1...anyone pull it off w/ just 2 weeks of study?
Anyone here manage to pass level 1 with only 2 weeks of studying? ...
Forum topic - Mat-Reis - Nov 22 2014 - 1:08am - 5 comments
- CFA Level 1 before final year of graduation?
Can I take the CFA Level 1 before the final year of graduation? ...
Forum topic - Mr. Sid - Nov 4 2014 - 2:07pm - 6 comments
- CFA as an Undergrad?
I am a rising sophomore at a non-target and I am majoring in Finance. I am planning on starting to study for the CFA level 1 this summer (summer in between freshman and sophomore) but I am not sure when to actually take the exam. I would rather take it as ...
Forum topic - Henry Kissinger - Jun 6 2014 - 11:26pm - 51 comments
- CFA Level 1 study timeframe
Can anyone that has done the CFA tell me if it's possible to get through the level 1 curriculum in 2 months? (I studied electrical engineering at undergrad level so have no background in finance. ...
Forum topic - CMaguire22 - Sep 30 2014 - 12:23pm - 7 comments
- CFA Level 1 question
About to sign up for CFA level 1 in December...Any tips? I'm most curious about any supplemental (in addition to the curriculum they provide upon registration) study materials I should know about. I've read about the Schweser notes + practice ...
Forum topic - arner23 - Jun 29 2014 - 9:15pm - 19 comments
- 1 Month CFA Study Plan
Background: I am a recent MSF graduate who will be starting an IB position in late June. Additionally, I was stupid enough to think I would have (read: make) time to study for the CFA during the spring semester. I have to take level 1 in June, have done ...
Forum topic - The Stranger - May 13 2014 - 2:11pm - 13 comments
- CFA I- How to study?
What should be square one if I'm taking it 8 months from now in December? Also, am I going to need to be using excel a lot, or I am fine with using my personal MAC? Any and all other suggestions would be greatly appreciated ...
Forum topic - Coondorf - Mar 16 2014 - 2:19pm - 18 comments
- CFA Prep Course
After carefully searching the archives, it appears that Kaplan Schweser is the preferred CFA prep course... but they offer several tiers of prep packages, which one is the best value??? Do you really need all the extra bells & whistles like notes & ...
Forum topic - killerkoala - Apr 7 2014 - 3:00pm - 5 comments