CFA Level I Study Plan - CFA Level I Study Material

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A Comprehensive Preparatory Study Guide for CFA Level I Certification Exam conducted by CFA Institute (formerly AIMR)

CFA Program Credentials

>> CFA Program is a professional credential offered by the CFA Institute (formerly AIMR) to investment & financial professionals and students

>> The CFA Program Certification has three different Levels CFA Level I, CFA Level II and CFA Level III 

>> Level I exam is available in June & December each year. Level II & III exams are available in June each year. 

>> CFA Program charter holder membership requirements are 48 months of acceptable professional work experience and passing the Level I, Level II, and Level III exams 

>> Global Recognition: With a six-decade history of maintaining a rigorous focus on globally relevant investment knowledge, the CFA Program is the most widely known and respected investment credential in the world. 

>> Career Advantage: Employers recognize the CFA Program charter as the definitive standard by which to measure the competence, integrity, and dedication of serious Finance Professionals. 

>> Practical Skills: The CFA Program curriculum focuses on the practical knowledge and current real-world skills necessary in the global investment management profession. These skills are immediately useful on the job. 

>> Community: Earning the CFA Program charter places you in the company of an elite group of more than 90,000 respected investment professionals. Access to their collective expertise, networks, and resources is an invaluable asset. Source CFA Institute Website. 

>> To get the charter: Four years of qualified, professional work experience, in addition to passing the level I CFA exam, Level II CFA exam and Level III CFA exam

Structure

>> The curriculum for the CFA program is based on a Candidate Body Of Knowledge established by CFA Institute. The curriculum comprises the topic areas below, and there are three exams (levels) that test the academic portion 

>> All three levels have a strong emphasis on Ethics, while the material differences among the exams are: 

>> CFA Level I Exam has a strong emphasis on Financial Reporting and Analysis(20%), Ethics(15%) , Quantitative Methods(12%), Fixed Income(12%) and Economics(10%) 

>> CFA Level II Exam covers a significantly larger syllabus and focuses more on Equity Investments(20-30%) and Financial Reporting and Analysis(15-25%) 

>> CFA Level III Exam is largely essay-based and focuses more on Portfolio Management(45-55%) and Fixed Income Securities(10-20%)

CFA Exam

Examination Type

Level

Style

No of Questions

Duration

I

Multiple Choice

240

6 hrs

II

Multiple choice vignette style

120

6 hrs

III

50% essay type, 50% multiple choice

60

6 hrs


Examination Syllabus

Topic Area

Level I

Level II

Level III

Ethical and Professional Standards (total)

15

10

10

Quantitative Methods

12

5-10

0

Economics

10

5-10

0

Financial Reporting and Analysis

20

15-25

0

Corporate Finance

8

5-15

0

Investment Tools (total)

50

30-60

0

Equity Investments

10

20-30

5-15

Fixed Income

12

5-15

10-20

Derivatives

5

5-15

5-15

Alternative Investments

3

5-15

5-15

Asset Classes (total)

30

35-75

35-45

Portfolio Management and Wealth Planning (total)

5

5-15

45-55

Total

100

100

100


Eligibility Criteria

>> Minimum Eligibility: A final year graduate can appear for the Level I CFA exam. 

>> Candidates for the CFA Program include students entering the investment field, professionals increasing their expertise and marketability, and people making a career change into the investment profession from other disciplines. Source CFA Institute Website

FEES & Registrations

Dec 2013 Level I CFA Exam

Payment deadlines

Program enrollment (new candidates only)*

+

Exam registration**

=

Total cost

13 March

$440

+

$680

=

$1120

21 August

$440

+

$780

=

$1220

18 September

$530

+

$1055

=

$1585

*A candidate pays the Program enrollment fees only once. **The exam registration fees also include the complete curriculum and one mock exam per level. Top of Form

Returning candidates do not need to pay the program enrollment fee.

You can register here for CFA Certification exam at CFA Institute. 


 

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  • What are the requirements?
    • Minimum Eligibility: The candidate should be a graduate or in Final Year of graduation to pursue CFA Level I Exam
  • What am I going to get from this course?
    • Over 440 lectures and 71.5 hours of content!
    • Our goal is to help you clear the CFA Level I Exam conducted by CFA Institute.
    • After doing this course one will have more conceptual clarity on the subject and will be more competent in attempting the exam
  • What is the target audience?
    • Anyone appearing for CFA Level I Exam in future

SECTION 1: CFA - Overview
  • CFA - Overview
  • SECTION 2: Ethics Professional Standards
  • Ethical and professional standards - Introduction
  • Ethical and professional standards - Introduction - Part 1
  • Ethical and professional standards - Introduction - Part 2
  • Ethical and professional standards - Introduction - Part 3
  • Professionalism
  • Professionalism - Part 1
  • Professionalism - Part 2
  • Professionalism - Part 3
  • Professionalism - Part 4
  • Professionalism - Part 5
  • Integrity of Capital Markets
  • Integrity of Capital Markets - Part 1
  • Integrity of Capital Markets - Part 2
  • Integrity of Capital Markets - Part 3
  • Duties To Clients
  • Duties To Clients - Part 1
  • Duties To Clients - Part 2
  • Duties To Clients - Part 3
  • Duties To Clients - Part 4
  • Duties To Clients - Part 5
  • Duties To Employers
  • Duties To Employers - Part 1
  • Duties To Employers - Part 2
  • Duties To Employers - Part 3
  • Investment Analysis, Recommendations, and Actions
  • Investment Analysis, Recommendations, and Actions - Part 1
  • Investment Analysis, Recommendations, and Actions - Part 2
  • Conflicts Of Interest
  • Conflicts Of Interest - Part 1
  • Conflicts Of Interest - Part 2
  • Conflicts Of Interest - Part 3
  • Responsibilities As A CFA Institute Member or CFA Candidate
  • Responsibilities As A CFA Institute Member or CFA Candidate
  • CFA Institutes Soft Dollar Standards
  • CFA Institutes Soft Dollar Standards
  • Ethical and Professional Standards. CFA Institute Research Objectivity Standards
  • Ethical and Professional Standards. CFA Institute Research Objectivity Standards
  • Application Based The Glenarm Company
  • Application Based The Glenarm Company
  • Global Investment Performance Standards (GIPS)
  • Global Investment Performance Standards (GIPS)
  • SECTION 3: Quantitative Analysis
  • Time Value of Money
  • Time Value of Money - Part 1
  • Time Value of Money - Part 2
  • Time Value of Money - Part 3
  • Time Value of Money - Part 4
  • Time Value of Money - Part 5
  • Discounted Cash Flow Applications
  • Discounted Cash Flow Applications Part 1
  • Discounted Cash Flow Applications Part 2
  • Statistical Concepts And Market Returns
  • Statistical Concepts And Market Returns - Part 1
  • Statistical Concepts And Market Returns - Part 2
  • Statistical Concepts And Market Returns - Part 3
  • Statistical Concepts And Market Returns - Part 4
  • Statistical Concepts And Market Returns - Part 5
  • Statistical Concepts And Market Returns - Part 6
  • Statistical Concepts And Market Returns - Part 7
  • Sampling and Estimation
  • Sampling and Estimation - Part 1
  • Sampling and Estimation - Part 2
  • Sampling and Estimation - Part 3
  • Sampling and Estimation - Part 4
  • Sampling and Estimation - Part 5
  • Sampling and Estimation - Part 6
  • Sampling and Estimation - Part 7
  • Sampling and Estimation - Part 8
  • Sampling and Estimation - Part 9
  • Sampling and Estimation - Part 10
  • Sampling and Estimation - Part 11 and 12
  • Sampling and Estimation - Part 13
  • Hypothesis Testing
  • Hypothesis Testing Part 1
  • Hypothesis Testing Part 2
  • Hypothesis Testing Part 3
  • Hypothesis Testing Part 4
  • Hypothesis Testing Part 5
  • Hypothesis Testing Part 6
  • Hypothesis Testing Part 7
  • Hypothesis Testing Part 8
  • Hypothesis Testing Part 9
  • Hypothesis Testing Part 10
  • Key tenets of Elliott Wave Theory and the Importance of Fibonacci numbers
  • Unconditional Conditional and Joint Probabilities
  • Unconditional Conditional and Joint Probabilities
  • Addition and Multiplication rules for probability
  • The Total Probability Rule
  • Expected Value Variance and Standard Deviation of a Random Variable
  • Covariance and Correlation
  • Portfolio Expected Return and Variance
  • Bayes' Formula and Principles of Counting
  • Common Probability Distributions
  • Common Probability Distributions Part 1
  • Common Probability Distributions Part 2
  • Common Probability Distributions Part 3
  • Common Probability Distributions Part 4
  • Common Probability Distributions Part 5
  • Common Probability Distributions Part 6
  • Common Probability Distributions Part 7
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