The CFA exam has been held up as a no-nonsense, low-cost path to getting a foot in the door of the otherwise still-clubby world of high finance. The only catch? It can take longer to achieve than an MBA and most don’t even pass.
The plunging pass rates have prompted some to question whether all the positive attributes of the CFA program — the meritocracy, the accessibility, the affordability — are outweighed by the strains on candidates’ time and effort. Is it still worth taking? Read more at the link in bio.
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