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Callable Bonds 101

Everything the CFA Level 1 exam asks you to know about callable bonds.

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Strategies for Using Interest Rate Swaptions: Removing Embedded Calls or Creating Synthetic Ones

An interest rate swaption is an option on an underlying interest rate swap and it can be used to remove an embedded call option on a bond or to create one synthetically. 

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The Hidden Study Session

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Should you buy the CFA Exam printed material?

Do you spend the extra cash to buy the CFA exam notes in paper/hardcopy?

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Key CFA Deadlines and Registration Dates for 2019

Key registration dates and deadlines for the 2019 CFA Exams. 

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Tips and Tricks for the Last Week's CFA preparation

Tips, tricks, and wisdom for how to make the last week of CFA studying effective.

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Checklist of What to Bring to Prepare for CFA Exam Day

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Which Foundation/Endowment Has A Higher Ability to Take Risk?

Identifying factors affecting a foundation or endowments willingness or ability to take risk is a key skill for the CFA Level 3 exam. 

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Tactical time management tips for the CFA Level 3 exam

Time management is the achilles heel of many a CFA Level 3 Candidate. Here's how to tactically nail this part of the exam prep. 

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The Efficient Market (Hypothesis)- Fact and Myth for the CFA L1 Exam

Most of the CFA curriculum assumes that markets are efficient. In this post we break down the signs of an efficient market as well as some of the challenges to this theory. This post is geared for L1 but can serve as a useful refresher for L3 as well. 

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