This comprehensive program provides candidates with the knowledge and skills necessary to prepare for the CFA® Level I examination. It is fully aligned with the CFA Program Candidate Body of Knowledge (CBOK) and covers the required Learning Outcome Statements (LOS) for the CFA® examinations.
SchweserNotes™ study material complemented and enhanced by McGill instructors will be used in the program. Candidates will also gain valuable knowledge from instructors who will be sharing their expertise and exam writing strategies.
The program concludes with an intensive final exam review workshop, which will replicate the actual CFA Level 1, exam experience.
The CFA® designation is one of the most sought after designations in business. Financial institutions such as investment banks, asset managers, pension funds, mutual funds, and insurance companies are increasingly considering the CFA® designation to be among one of the required credentials for advancement in their organizations. The demand for professionals holding a CFA® designation has risen significantly as financial institutions adapt to more complex operating environments that increasingly rely on the type of competencies acquired in the CFA® program. Furthermore, the CFA® designation is widely recognized globally, making it a transferable designation that opens global employment opportunities to CFA® charterholders.
- Quantitative Analysis
- Global Economics
- Financial Reporting and Analysis
- Financial Statements
- Inventories, Long-Lived Assets, income Taxes, and Non-Current Liabilities
- Reporting Quality and Financial Statement Analysis
- Corporate Finance
- Portfolio Management
- Market Organization, Indices and Efficiency
- Analysis and Valuation
- Fixed Income
- Basic Concepts
- Analysis of Risk
- Alternative Investment
- To provide students with the knowledge required to write the Level I examination of the CFA Institute’s Chartered Financial Analysts®’ program.
- To provide students with exam preparation tips and insights into the exam process and format.
Who Should Attend
Professionals interested in a career in investment analysis, portfolio or wealth management, who meet the CFA® qualification requirements and wish to work towards the Chartered Financial Analyst® (CFA) credential.