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Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA)

An experienced financial analyst who has passed examinations in economics, financial accounting, portfolio management, security analysis, and standards of conduct given by the Institute of Chartered Financial Analysts.

Chartered Financial Analyst

A professional certificate offered through the CFA Institute. The certification qualifies one to be a financial analyst. In order to qualify for a CFA, one must have worked a certain number of years in the financial industry and complete three tiers of exams on accounting, money management, economics, security analysis, and ethics.

chartered financial analyst (CFA)

A financial analyst who has met certain standards of experience, knowledge, and conduct as determined by the Association for Investment Management and Research. The successful candidate must pass examinations covering economics, security analysis, portfolio management, financial accounting, and standards of conduct.
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As Americans await the appearance of sustained income growth, the top priority of staying current or getting caught up on bills is testament to the tightness of household budgets," said Greg McBride, CFA, chief financial analyst at Bankrate.
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My expectation is that the Fed will stay the course at this meeting and retain the phrase about being patient when it comes to raising interest rates," Greg McBride, chief financial analyst for Bankrate.
I expect fees to continue increasing in years to come, but at a modest pace consistent with what we saw this year, just as was the case prior to the onset of these regulations,'' said Greg McBride, chief financial analyst at Bankrate.
Hottovy, chief financial analyst at Chicago-based Morningstar, referring to the company's early holiday season performance and its dismal performance so far this year, which helped drag down its shares 41 percent.
Hammam Shamma, UAE based chief financial analyst, told the Gulf News: "This is a good achievement for a start-up firm which operates in a competitive and extremely challenging market.
The market is not reacting much to the decision," said Takeshi Shibasaki, chief financial analyst at Mizuho Securities.
Most people intuitively knew that there was a problem with our system," says Martin Beauregard, CMA, chief financial analyst for RONA Inc.
In our view, housewares companies need scale to effectively serve the growing needs of retailers, particularly the large mass merchants," said Steven Bernard, chief financial analyst and leader of the mergers and acquisitions research team at U.
He also served as Chief Financial Analyst for Amselco Minerals, the mineral exploration subsidiary of British Petroleum Company and was responsible for evaluation of numerous international mining prospects.
And there are not significant generational differences, said Greg McBride, Bankrate's chief financial analyst.
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