Recap: CFA Info Session

Silvia Fugel CPA CMA was the winner of the Wiley doorprize. Pictured here receiving the prize from Darren DeGraaf CFA. Photo by CPABC.

The CPABC Young Professionals Forum, in collaboration with Wiley Learning, hosted an information session for members interested in the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) program.  This sold out session was held on April 9, 2018 at the CPABC office at Harbour Centre in Vancouver.

The session provided background information about the CFA Program and identified various resources available to assist those interested in pursuing the credential.

Info session audience. Photo by CPABC.


Audience attending info session. Photo by CPABC.

Darren Degraff CFA, a subject matter expert with John Wiley and Sons, facilitated the session and shared his decision to pursue the CFA.  He also provided insight into the educational supports available to CFA candidates.  Darren is an Adjunct Professor in the Finance Division at UBC|Sauder School of Business and teaches the CFA Exam Prep Course at UBC.

Darren DeGraaf CFA presenting. Photo by CPABC.

Wiley Learning generously donated a complimentary Platinum Package CFA Exam Review Course (an online review course valued at $1,295).  This door prize was won by Silvia Fugel CPA CMA.  CPABC members can purchase this resource for $777 by using a member discount.   To find out more about this offer, visit the CPABC Member Savings and Discount page or contact Paul Coulombe, Canadian Regional Manager, at Wiley Efficient Learning.

Also watch for upcoming joint networking events held with the CFA Society – Vancouver including the ever popular Monte Carlo event usually held in the summer.

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