The Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA ) credential is the most respected and recognised investment designation in the world.
The CFA Programme curriculum encapsulates multidisciplinary academic concepts and skills, industry practices and ethical and professional standards and provides strong foundation for advanced investment analysis and practical portfolio management skills.
CFA charter makes you member of high-earning elite group of more than 130,000 respected investment professionals and gives you access to their collective expertise, networks and resources for your career development.
More than 300 universities around the world have incorporated the CFA Program Candidate Body of Knowledge into their own academic programs
More than 3,500 students from 800 universities around the world participated in the 2013-2014 CFA Institute Research Challenge season
Over 210,000 exam registrations among aspiring Charterholders were received in FY14.
Top employers of CFA are JP Morgan, Price Waterhouse Coopers, HSBC, Bank of America Merrill Lynch, UBS, Ernst & Young, RBC, Citigroup, Morgan Stanley, Wells Fargo, etc
India, with 12,820 registrations, has the third largest number of exam takers for this year's cycle (December 2014 and June 2015) after the United States (38,727) and China (29,689). Regionally, Asia-Pacific continues to be the largest source of candidates, with 69,131 registered for the June 2015 exam, accounting for 43 percent of the total.
More than 125 Reputed colleges and universities around the world have incorporated a major part of the CFA Syllabus into their own courses, including the University of Oxford's Said Business School; New York University; INSEAD; Peking University, Nanyang Technological University, etc.
Roles for CFA Charterholders
- Portfolio Manager (22%)
- Research Analyst (15%)
- Risk Manager (5%)
- Consultant (6%)
- Corporate Finance Analyst (5%)
- Financial Advisor/Relationship Manager (10%)
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The Center imparts the professional skills through:
1. Professional Certification Programs
Working executives and students can improve their skills through Certification programs like:
a. Certified Public Accountant CPA
b. Certified Management Accountant CMA
c. Certified Internal Auditor CIA
d. Chartered Accountant ACCA
e. Chartered Financial Analyst CFA
* INFINIT conducts the above courses to prepare the students for these professional examinations.
2. Management Development Programs
Working executives can also develop their skills through seminars and workshops. These programs include:
a. International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS)
b. Finance for Non-Finance Executives
c. SOX and Internal Control (COSO)
d. Project Management – Finance Perspective
* We can design and deliver programs to the needs of corporate clients.
3. Free Counseling
a. To assist school students to decide on accounting career decision.
b. To assist working Accountants to select a suitable Professional Certification Program.
c. To the accountants migrating to U.S., CANADA, AUSTRALIA on required preparatory arrangements.
d. To assist aspiring CPA candidates on their eligibility to CPA examination. See all Infinit Training Center courses