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CAIA or CMT? I do institutional sales for an asset manager. Am graduating in the fall with an MBA from a top 40 school. Would like a designation but dont want to do the CFA.  Between the CAIA and CMT: which one is more applicable to asset management, and better status/recognition? appreciate any insight

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CAIA imo as its what more fund/portfolio managers have. (Mainly becauss after full CFA you only need to do CAIA lvl 2 to get it hence the common CFA+CAIA combo). Alternatives is also a pretty interesting area to work in

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