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Know and Drill Your CFA Exam Weaknesses

One of the keys to success on any level of the CFA exams is to get a firm handle on your weaknesses. Its part test taking strategy, part math, and partly just a more efficient use of time and mental energy.

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The 3 Key Tax Principles for the CFA Exam

Throughout the CFA exams , but especially for Level 3, there are three key lessons the test takers want to drive home about taxes and investment returns. Most questions will test your ability to apply these principles, plus they can help you eliminate options on multiple choice questions. This post covers each. 

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Passing the CFA Exams Means Macro-managing your Life

To pass the CFA exams you need to macro-manage your life and study strategy. Here's what you need to consider on your path to becoming a cFA charterholder.

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The Basics around Global Investment Performance Standards (GIPS)

The global investment performance standards, or GIPS, are a set of voluntary ethical and professional standards for the evaluation and presentation of investment results. On the CFA exams they are a semi-important, boring section that are nonetheless always worth a few points. In this article we summarize the basic objectives and key characteristics of GIPS.

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