Monday, April 23, 2018

Sean Kang – FRM Part I Nov 2017

I passed my FRM Part 1 exam. PrepSmarter was my main preparation material, and I am glad I chose it. Why did you choose to pursue FRM Part I? I am a CFA level III candidate and wanted to learn more about the quantitative aspect of risk management. How did you prepare? I had less than 3 months to prepare for the FRM...

Chen Guo – FRM Part I Nov 2017

My name is Chen Guo. I am so excited that I passed the FRM Part I exam Nov 2017. I’d like to share my story. Why did you choose to pursue FRM? FRM is a widely recognized certification for financial risk management. I believe it can help me strengthen my knowledge and add value to my career in the financial industry. How...

Joao Sousa – FRM Part I Nov 2017

Why did I choose FRM? I chose to pursue FRM Part I for two main reasons: First, I work at a risk management department in a utility and the content necessary to study to this course is extremely useful in my day-to-day job.Secondly, I love to learn new things, it seemed like a good challenge and this course is very...

Everything you ever wanted to know about FRM Part 1 – Ultimate FRM Part 1 Exam Guide

The Financial Risk Manager (FRM) designation, offered by Global Association of Risk Professionals (GARP) is the most respected and widely recognized certification for financial risk management. FRM certification is awarded after a candidate has passed two rigorous multiple choice exams (FRM Exam Part I and Part II) and demonstrated two years of relevant work experience. Candidates must take the FRM Exam...

Ronak Jaju – FRM Part I Nov 2017

Why did I choose FRM? I chose FRM because it specializes in risk management which has immense importance in today's world and also it offers good job prospects in future especially in Banking which is an industry where everyone wants to be. Strategies Followed I am a full-time working professional so it was a bit difficult and a lot of hard work...

Austin Chen – FRM Part I Nov 2017

I work at financial industry related to Risk Management of the Financial Products which is why I decided to pursue the FRM Certification. How I Prepared for the Exam During my preparation, I was referring to the Schweser Notes and Bionic Turtle and Wiley. After my previous failed attempts in the FRM exam I realized that the main problem which I...

FRM Part 1 2018 Curriculum Changes – Must know before taking FRM Part 1 Exam

GARP regularly updates FRM Curriculum to keep it relevant. PrepSmarter stays on top of any curriculum changes so our users always have the most updated content. Here are the high-level changes for 2018: There are no new additions in the curriculum as the curriculum is kept the same this year as it was in 2017. Only change this year is the change...

Ultimate FRM Part 1 May 2018 Study Plan – Popular among FRM Study Groups

FRM Part 1 Study plan
Looking for FRM Part 2 May 2018 Study Plan? Discipline is often cited as the biggest differentiator between successful and unsuccessful candidates. Most important aspect of discipline is sticking to a study plan. A close second is having a study plan. Before you create a study plan, you might want to read How to create a study plan and stick to it. Here's a recommended...

FRM Part I 2017 Curriculum Changes [The changes you must know about before taking FRM exam]

GARP regularly updates FRM Curriculum to keep it relevant. PrepSmarter stays on top of any curriculum changes so our users always have the most updated content. Here are the high level changes for 2017: Eight readings are new. Five readings were removed from Part I this year. Four readings were revised. For detailed changes, click the button below. Download Changes for 2017 GARP® does...

Should you take FRM 1 and 2 together?

GARP allows you to take both FRM 1 and 2 on the same day and you're ambitious, smart and hard-working enough (or else you won't be here) to attempt both the exams on the same day. Which begs the question - Should you? FRM credential should be a byproduct of knowledge and experience and GARP goes a long way to...

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