5 Techniques to Read and Study Three Times Faster 2

5 Techniques to Read and Study Three Times Faster

By Sophie In between juggling work, life and studying for the CFA, there’s hardly much time to sleep nor eating well. There’s never enough time, isn’t it?  We’ve talked about various ways to organise ourselves for more effective and productive study sessions, such as designing your own study plan, incorporating revisions during the work week, devising rewards …

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Thomas Jeegers' Ultimate Guide to Passing Your CFA Exams 3

Thomas Jeegers’ Ultimate Guide to Passing Your CFA Exams

By Thomas Jeegers | LinkedIn Half the people who take any CFA exam fail. However, anybody can pass all levels without being a Wall Street superstar nor a genius. All you need is some time to invest, a sensible strategy, and a strong commitment. I am a 27-year-old risk manager in a large international bank, …

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It's A Bad Idea to be a Scrooge on CFA Materials. Here's Why 4

It’s A Bad Idea to be a Scrooge on CFA Materials. Here’s Why

By Zee CFA materials can sometimes seem rather expensive, especially if you’re a student, or just starting your career. I know it certainly seemed so to me when I was a candidate. However, like most things in life, you get what you pay for. My CFA Level II experience taught me a lot about smart …

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How I Moved from Promoting Baseball to Passing the CFA Exams 5

How I Moved from Promoting Baseball to Passing the CFA Exams

By Matt Spezialetti I was a bag of nerves when exam day rolled around. The exam was at the Convention Center in downtown Philadelphia and my humble abode is in Mohnton, PA, a solid 1.5 hours west of the city. Like most candidates, I envisioned my car breaking down, a massive traffic build-up, or some …

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Fitch Learning Launches Cognition, Your Personalised All-In-One CFA Exam Coach 8

Fitch Learning Launches Cognition, Your Personalised All-In-One CFA Exam Coach

SponsoredPromotedFeatured By Sophie If you can afford it, classroom training is pretty awesome for a number of reasons: it figures out what you need to be learning, and when you need to be learning it experiencing someone explaining a financial concept is often a lot easier to understand there’s interactivity – you can ask questions if …

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7 Commonly Asked Questions by CFA Candidates, Answered 9

7 Commonly Asked Questions by CFA Candidates, Answered

By Christine Got a question to ask us about the CFA exams? For first-time candidates, the CFA exams can be a bit confusing. And in a self-study course, who do you turn to to answer your questions? That’s why we have the 300 Hours Forum – a community of candidates and charterholders formed with a purpose to …

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