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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 ...

    22 comments - 1 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. FRM Exam

    How useful is the FRM exam, and for what fields? Would it be useful for credit risk? How much studying do you need to pass it? frm garp risk ...

    2 comments - 1 silver bananas - Jul 31 2018 - 2:22am -

  13. 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 -

  14. 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 -

  15. Putting FRM pt 1 for IBD resume- Worth it?

    I'm a sophomore econ major, and have passed FRM part 1 exam last summer. As FRM contents(risks, fianancial crisis, quantitative methods, derivatives etc) are not too relevant to IBD, I was wondering if I should put it on my resume as "FRM part 1 ...

    1 comment - 1 silver bananas - Jul 14 2018 - 10:47pm -

  16. 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 -

  17. 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 -

  18. 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 -