CFA Institute indicates on its website that CFA charterholders represent all investment professional careers within all types of investment firms.
According to CFA Institute, CFA member careers are broken down as follows:
- 25% Investment Companies/Mutual Funds
- 16% Broker Dealers
- 11% Private Client Wealth Manager/Advisor
- 7% Banks
- 6% Hedge Funds
- 4% Insurance Companies
- 2% Pensions and Foundations
- 29% within Research Firms, Governments, Universities and Consulting Firms
Click Here to view CFA Institute's diagram in full detail.
Understand what a 12b-1 fee is and what it's meant to cover. Learn about how the fee works and what personal investors should ...
Understand the differences between a Chartered Financial Analyst and a Certified Financial Planner. Learn how each approaches ...
Learn which federal regulatory authorities approved and are jointly responsible for the implementation and enforcement of ...
Learn about how the Volcker rule prohibits banks from engaging in certain activities, such as proprietary trading and having ...
A style of investing for the relatively short term based on anticipated ...
The maximum loss from a peak to a trough of a portfolio, before ...
The absolute level of a fund's investments.
A qualification earned by insurance professionals and conferred ...
A designation earned by professionals looking for training in ...
An aggressively managed portfolio of investments that uses leveraged, ...