A Prestigious Award for Financial Professionals (#A6450,1,2 Win 2002)
comprehensive CFA examination revision courses aim to train professionals in the
fields of Finance, Accounting, Business or those who are intending to pursue a
career in this financial industry. This program consist of series of lectures,
case analysis and revision examinations trials to develop candidates with
practical skills and contemporary knowledge on the most needed competency
required by the industry. Hong Kong, as the leading financial centre in the
world, is the bathing ground for many financial products and activities. As a
result, ample careers and business opportunities arise from this industry in
About CFA Program
The Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA®)
certification conducted by The Association for Investment Management and
Research (AIMR) is a globally recognized standard for measuring the competence
and integrity of financial analysts. The broad-based curriculum of the CFA
Program compels you to build a working knowledge of principles across core areas
of the investment industry, from quantitative analysis and economics to
portfolio management and asset valuation. Awarded as a CFA Charterholder – to
Employers, you will become a more viable candidate to assume senior-level
positions with wider ranges of responsibility; to the global investment
community, you are recognizes as a symbol of professional excellence with
respect and credibility.
The purpose of the CFA program is to help
candidates learn. To master the
concepts contained in the AIMR Candidate Body of Knowledge and prepare for the
About AIMR Organization
The Association for
Investment Management and Research (AIMR) with its headquarter in USA, is an
organization of more than 50,000 investment practitioners and educators
in over 100 countries. Founded in
January 1990, AIMR was created from the merger of the Financial Analysts
Federation (FAF) and the Institute of Chartered Financial Analysts (ICFA). The
CFA exam is administered by the AIMR annually in more than 70 nations worldwide
and it’s also the AIMR to award the CFA designation.
Candidates may enter into one of the
Level I, II or III examinations after completion of the related program. There
are three levels of examinations, and candidates who successfully passed all
three Levels’ examination sequentially, with at least 3 years of acceptable
professional experience working in the decision-making process (i.e. Accountant,
Auditor, Banker, Business Appraiser, Investment Banking Analyst, Security
Trader, etc), and fulfill the requirements of AIMR & HKSFA would be able to
become a CFA.
program is based on a series of well structured lectures and examination
revision sessions. Programs in each levels are structured with 2 parts –
lectures on the related contents and intensive examination revisions and trials.
Candidates can enroll into either parts or both. The scheduled completion time
for a full Level program is about 3 to 5 months with contents covering
Investment Tools, Asset Valuation, Portfolio Management, Ethnical and
Professional Standards, etc.
CFA Examination: The examination consists of three levels – Level I, II
& III. Candidates must take the exams sequentially and may sit for just one
exam each time.
Level I exam is conducted twice a year (June & December) composed of 240
Level II & III exams is conducted once a year (June) composed of 350% essays
and 50% items sets
Program takes a minimum of three years to complete.
Inquiries: Tel: 2598 4811; Fax: 2598 4092 or
to: marketing @abrs.net
for this program is high, please enrol early to secure your
Applicant should possess ONE of the following qualifications:
Information and Remarks
Fee, except for the enrolled and paid module, may be subject to
Course Fee does not included required reference books per module
Fees are non-refundable and must be paid in advance and no later than the
specified deadline (7 days prior to commencement)..
ABRS reserve the right to change the course/examination content/format,
timetable, location and fee of the course if necessary. Enrolled candidates will be notified by
mail, fax, telephone, or in-class announcement or poster on the class
venue. You should, if in doubt,
contact ABRS to check for the most updated course information.
The commencement of each module is subject to a minimum enrolment level
(currently 10) and to be reviewed from time to time
The course is conducted solely by ABRS Management and Technology Centre
The local support tutorials are conducted by a team of experienced business
managers, senior professionals, and consultants / lecturers in finance field
from local business and academic community with CFA qualification.
Hong Kong program is offered by ABRS Management and Technology Centre. ABRS is a professional provider of
courses and seminars specialised in Finance, Management and Information
Technology. A range of courses and
seminars in management and state-of-the-art I.T. topics are regularly
organised. To date, over 20,000
people have attended various ABRS courses and seminars.
our commencement of operation, many leading corporations have sponsored their
staff to attend our courses: AT&T, IBM, Citi Bank, Philips, Jardine
Engineering, Epson HK Ltd., Hong Kong Bank, Cathay Pacific Airways, ABN Amro
Bank, Fujitsu Computer Ltd., KPMG Peat Marwick, Chevalier OA, Hewlette Packard,
Henderson Land, Bank of China, Dow Chemical, Hong Kong and China Gas, Hong Kong
Telecom, Hong Kong Government, Bank of East Asia, , AIA (Bermuda), China Light
and Power, NCR, Jardine Flemmng Ltd., Hong Kong Electric, ..........
Assistance: Please check for SME loan or Government Study Loan Scheme
is a matter of discretion for any employers to recognize any qualification to
which the courses may lead to
follow-on courses are subject to availability and satisfactory enrolment level
supporting pre-course is delivered entirely by ABRS not in collaboration with AIMR