CFA® designation - Who is it for?
So you’re thinking of becoming CFA® certified. Read on to discover how the CFA® designation can open up opportunities and even be a life-changing experience.
If you currently work in financeEarning the CFA® designation is a way to build on your experience while enhancing your professional standing and perspectives. It is the most valued credential in the industry and it will help you get to the elite of the profession. Take a look at some of the key positions held by CFA® charterholders, according to a CFA Institute survey.
- Portfolio Manager 22%
- Research Analyst 15%
- Chief Executive 7%
- Consultant 6%
- Risk Manager 5%
- Relationship Manager 5%
- Corporate Financial Analyst 5%
Source: CFA Institute