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Does the CFA add value in IB? If not, who does it add value to?

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It doesn’t add value in IB, it would in AM though

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I currently work in AM in sales and marketing and I am scheduled to take level 1 this fall. Will this add value in any way or should I switch to the investment side?

Not in IB. Time better spent networking than studying for CFA. CFA helps w/portfolio & asset mgmt

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Almost no value for IB. Good for asset managers

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No value for IB, would prob help for IB recruiting to indicate you have the brains for the job but it is not a requirement.

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Not worth pursuing if your goal is IB. Most equity research analysts and some portfolio managers I know are charter holders, but that’s about it.

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Not worth it. Know a number of bankers with CFA and hasn’t done anything for their careers

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