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Failed the CFA® Level 1 exam again

Wednesday, January 27th, 2010

I’ll have to look at my previous results, but I knew why I would fail, too many questions about European VS American accounting standards. I actually managed to get over 70% in many categories including Corporate Finance…

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FREE CFA® Level 1 Study Materials

Monday, December 14th, 2009

How can you steal “FREE CFA® Level 1 Study Materials” well, what you do is you download them from my website, upload them to another website, and then claim them as copyright under your name. Needless to say, as someone who has given away hundreds of hours of work for free, I was not happy…

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CFA® Level 1 Study Materials

Monday, January 12th, 2009

During the last three years, (almost four now since I completed my MBA) I’ve been working towards the CFA designation. Not terribly effectively either, I’ve encountered many difficulties along the way, but as part of the hundreds and hundreds of hours I spent studying I created some study materials…

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Insanity: Now Citi Group

Monday, November 24th, 2008

If you have any internet access at all, you would know this is a bad, bad time to be working at a Financial Services company. I got an email from someone at E&Y the other day, but today’s 20+ billion bailout of the Citi Group caught me by surprise and I’m a pessimist…

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Yahoo for YHOO

Thursday, July 17th, 2008

Yahoo Inc. has been much in the news lately with Microsoft’s attempt to buy them and their possibly anti-competitive deal with Google, the changes to their board trying to be forced upon them, even the sheer number of executives abandoning ship.

This is what happens when you take on Google and Microsoft and come third…

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