Candidates are of all ages
Global Passport Initiative from CFA Institute
Official curriculum vs. third party prep providers
There is no agreement on this issue of exam preparation from the official CFA exam curriculum vs. preparing from third party CFA exam prep providers. Some candidates like to prepare from the orginial source while others prefer the concise nature of study guides and notes provided by commercial prep providers. Many candidats have definitely benefited from summaries and practice questions provided by companies like FinQuiz
Exam candidates range from last year graduates to people in their 50s and 60s. Literally, there is no age limit to enroll in this world class investment education program, CFA Program. You can find out more by reading here.
Members of CFA Institute can attend confereence in many countries across the wold and under this new global passport initative, all can enjoy local CFA Society fees. No more higher costs for members of foreign CFA Societies.