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MBA+CA+CFA prospects in IB

This question is open for people around the world.

But I think person from India would better understand the combination mentioned above.

what are the job prospect for MBA+CA+CFA level 3 cleared fresher has in IB?

(MBA from top 10 B-school in India other than IIM)

can a person with this qualification stand any chance in GS,JPM,MS,Citi?

or is it necessary to work in small boutique or reasearch firm before applying to the 4 companies mentioned above? Continue reading

CFA Vs Economics Degree and Employability

Hi guys,

I am looking for a bit of advice to see what you think I should do, or if anyone has been in the same situation.

I am currently 19years old and opted to go straight into work instead of going to University.

I now have a year and a half of experience working in Foreign Exchange as a sales executive - as the name suggests, it is a very sales orientated role whereby I sell our services to businesses, I generally spend my day cold calling, writing proposals and compiling hedging strategies, attending face-to-face meetings with clients etc. Continue reading

What's the econ & fundamental reason for the longest bull mkt

The longest bull market started from 12/4/1987 and ended at 3/24/2000, 4494 days in total. I would liket to know what’s the macro economic reason behind it? I am thinking about the tech booming inpact. But any other key factors? How can I use fundamentals to explain this “outlier”? Continue reading

CFA...can I do it? If you're a CA or CA student from India !! Please reply

This is for Indian candidates …preferably who are doing or have done CA also from India ..I’m a CA final student. I really want to get into CFA ..IB is like a dream but I have just one issue …I feel I won’t be able to …so please guide me ..is it tougher than CA in India? Is course sorta similar ??? And I am a student of university of Delhi ..college is no10 on top 10 list delhi …and lastly …what does it require to do CFA?? Continue reading

Canadian Writing Series 7

Any tips from Canadians who have written the Series 7 or from those who have written the Series 7 in general. Is the Series 7 basically just the CSC but with U.S. tax and regulations? If so, why is it so long?

Any recommendations for study materials? Does FINRA provide basic study materials? I passed all three CFA exams by just using the CFAI texts so I’d rather just get free or cheap materials to study for the Series 7 rather than pay Kaplan or some provider like that.

I have the same questions as above about the Series 66. Study materials?

Thanks guys! Continue reading

Am I doomed? cant recall most stuff! :(

Preparing for cfa level 2- 2014
Started off with FRA and finished entire syllabus yesterday (solving schweser eocs, cfa blue box, cfa eoc’s, and also writing important formulas along the way).. Now when I again started revision of FRA today… am not able to recall most of the things! :(
So depressed right now.. and feel like i did something really wrong in my approach. :( Continue reading

equity research

Hi, I have just completed my graduation. Im interested in writing equity research reports, but i dont know how to stat at all. Could anyone please help me and tell me how to start from scratch. Preferably equity research reports on pharmaceuticals and logistics. Please do help . Thanks in advance Continue reading

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