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  2. Is there such a thing as a family finance job?

    Ok all, I am 34 Finance BS, will finish MBA at Ross in fall 2012, working on CFA and FRM. Looking for a job in finance that is 40ish hours a week. Love spending time with the fam (got 3) and only looking to break 6 figures. I know you all are young and ov ...

    57 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jun 22 2011 - 8:32pm -

  3. CFA, FRM, CAIA, etc. How much extra qualifications is really enough?

    Chanced upon some profiles in Linkedin. These people have so many extra qualifications like FRM, CFA and CAIA. http://www.linkedin.com/pub/thomas-fursa-cpa-cfa-f... http://www.linkedin.com/pub/anil-kumar-cfp-cfa-frm... http://www.linkedin.com/in/farhadmia ...

    19 comments - 0 silver bananas - May 8 2012 - 10:23am -

  4. investment analyst or fin.risk.mgmt analyst?

    Is there anyone make a clear differences between junior investment and financial risk management analyst in asset management firms? CFA frm investment analyst ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Aug 18 2013 - 7:51pm -

  5. CFA, CFP, FRM, CERA, which certificate should I go for?

    There are just so many certificates for finance-oriented jobs out there. How should I go about finding out which certification I should go for? Right now, I really don't know much about each of them. I am just a math major with a concentration in eco ...

    6 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 17 2013 - 12:28am -

  6. Financial Risk Manager Handbook Sixth Edition(new!)

    Financial Risk Manager Handbook Sixth Edition(new!) at http://www.yeabook.org/frmhot/47.htm frm HANDBOOK ...

    4 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 27 2011 - 4:25am -

  7. [Advice] Interested in risk management. CFA helps?

    Folks, I'm in need of some advice from people currently in the industry. I'm really interested in financial risk management and I'm currently pursuing a masters in regulation and risk management. We have some hours allocated to CFA and FRM ...

    3 comments - 0 silver bananas - Mar 11 2016 - 9:42am -

  8. How Can I Pass the FRM Part 2 exam?

    Two weeks ago, I was worried. I was struggling to understand many of the concepts for the Part 2 FRM exam and neither Schweser nor The Bionic Turtle were helping. Schweser's FRM materials, in my opinion, are not up to the standards of their CFA mater ...

    3 comments - 0 silver bananas - Oct 6 2016 - 6:15pm -

  9. CFA vs CAIA vs FRM for Project Finance / Infrastructure career path?

    Currently weighing up the alternatives and have a bit of spare time on my hands. Background: already have a M.Fin and a Chartered Accountant certification, current role is in credit risk / transaction execution for a global IB, in particular doing cross-b ...

    3 comments - 0 silver bananas - Feb 2 2015 - 11:39am -

  10. FRM or CFA for structuring?

    Hi. Which of the two exams would you recommend for structuring: FRM or CFA? (I am currently completing my MBA, and have an engineering background). Thank you in advance for your thoughts! structuring CFA frm ...

    3 comments - 0 silver bananas - Aug 12 2010 - 9:56pm -

  11. Difficulty of FRM versus CFA

          Has anyone taken the FRM? I was curious as to how it matches up difficulty wise to the CFA. I know it is much more quant based but haven't heard much detail on this. Any insight is greatly appreciated. CFA Qualifications frm ...

    3 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jun 8 2009 - 4:10pm -

  12. Three Weeks and One Day to Go, But Who's Counting?

    The beginning of June was a month ago, and the wait for my Level 2 CFA test results continues. I am a seasoned veteran of this excruciating process. After waiting two months to find out how I did, I and everyone else in this predicament then have to wait ...

    2 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jul 2 2012 - 11:21pm -

  13. MS, CFA, job opportunities

    I am a recent MS graduate (Financial Engineering, University of Montreal) now working as a credit risk analyst for a Quebec Bank in Montreal, Canada. I am interested in working in New York but am intimidated by the competition and unsure which jobs are pe ...

    2 comments - 0 silver bananas - Jan 24 2010 - 5:48pm -

  14. Some questions regarding the FRM certification (viability of old study material)

    I am almost 100% certain of sitting for the FRM Part 1 test this coming November. I recently got a job in the risk management department of an Asset Management company, and I have a genuine interest in flashing out my career either in risk itself (ops/ent ...

    - 0 silver bananas - Jun 28 2017 - 3:47am -

  15. FRM Qualification any good?

    Hi All I am sitting the FRM qualification in November (and looking to sit CFA 1 in Dec). I suppose the first question would be- is this a good idea? From my understanding there are elements of overlap between the two courses (bit of equities, fixed income ...

    - 0 silver bananas - May 26 2014 - 2:44pm -

  16. FRM Passing Score

    In a mail here is what GARP had to say about FRM passing score: Passing scores are determined as a ratio of the absolute score to the average of the top 5% of passers. Does this mean only those who are in top 5 percentile will pass the exam? How else do y ...

    1 comment - 0 silver bananas - May 9 2012 - 1:16am -