2020 CFA Program Curriculum
By CFA Institute


The same official curricula that CFA Program candidates receive with program registration is now publicly available for purchase. CFA Program Curriculum 2020 Level II, Volumes 1-6 provides the entire Level II curriculum for the 2020 exam, with practical instruction on the Candidate Body of data (CBOK) and the way it's applied, including expert guidance on incorporating concepts into practice. Level II focuses on complex analysis with stress on asset valuation and is meant to assist you to employ investment concepts appropriately in situations analysts commonly face. Coverage includes ethical and professional standards, quantitative chemical analysis, economics, financial reporting and analysis, finance, equities, fixed income, derivatives, alternative investments, and portfolio management organized into individual study sessions with clearly defined Learning Outcome Statements. Charts, graphs, figures, diagrams, and financial statements illustrate complex concepts to facilitate retention, and practice questions with answers allow you to measure your understanding while reinforcing important concepts.

While Level I introduced you to basic foundational investment skills, Level II requires more complex techniques and a robust grasp of valuation methods. This set dives deep into application, explaining complex topics to assist you to understand and retain critical concepts and processes.

1- Incorporate analysis skills into case evaluations
2- Master complex calculations and quantitative techniques
3- Understand the international standards used for valuation and analysis
4- Gauge your skills and understanding against each Learning Outcome Statement

CFA Institute promotes the very best standards of ethics, education, and professional excellence among investment professionals. The CFA Program curriculum guides you through the breadth of data required to uphold these standards. The three levels of the program repose on one another. Level I provides foundational knowledge and teaches the utilization of investment tools; Level II focuses on the application of concepts and analysis, particularly within the valuation of assets; and Level III builds toward synthesis across topics with stress on portfolio management.

CFA Institute is the global association of investment professionals that sets the quality for professional excellence and credentials. The organization may be a champion for ethical behavior in investment markets and a respected source of data within the global financial community. the top goal: to make an environment where investors’ interests come first, markets function at their best, and economies grow. CFA Institute has quite 155,000 members in 165 countries and territories, including 150,000 CFA® charterholders, and 148 member societies. For more information, visit cfa institute

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