CFA Discussion Topic: The Most Common CFA Forum Topics

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Author Topic: The Most Common CFA Forum Topics
bcasey3
@2019-08-02 03:17:33
General Topics

1. Hi. I failed level 1 after studying for 50 hours total and doing no practice exams. Do you guys have any suggestions for how I can pass? Btw I'm a History major.

2. Hi. I got a letter from the CFAI saying I cheated. I swear I didn't. Please fulfill my need for validation.

Career Section

1. Hi. I passed level 2. What kind of jobs does this guarantee?

2. Hi. I am currently a journalist and I am studying for level 1. How long would it take for me to be a portfolio manager?

3. I am from India and I work in IT. i have passed CFA exams but I am having trouble getting a portfolio manager job in the US. help?

4. I am a 24 year old with an engineering degree. I would like to be a hedge fund manager within 3 years, I hear the salary I will be making is at minimum 8 figures but I think that sounds low based on the several google searches I have made that yielded articles on what the top traders of the year made.

Investments

1. I am the oracle. I beat the market 5 years in a row. All stocks are going down. Ya'll are sheep.

2. Hi. I have $1,000 to invest. I heard diversification is good. Suggestions please.

3. *supposed charterholder* Hi, What is the difference between a EFT and a mutual fund?

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hamesh
@2019-08-11 04:40:44
I am a 24 year old with an engineering degree. I would like to be a hedge fund manager within 3 years, I hear the salary I will be making is at minimum 8 figures but I think that sounds low based on the several google searches I have made that yielded articles on what the top traders of the year made.
amnazee
@2019-08-23 05:56:19
I am appearing for L3 exam would someone plz advise where to find past CFA papers.