Chartered Market Analyst or Financial Analyst Designate (CMA or FAD)

Designation Essentials
Status
Currently offered and recognized by the issuing organization.
Issuing Organization
Qualification and Educational Requirements
Prerequisites
Candidates must have two of the following:
  • An ABA AACSB, ACBSP or Equis Accredited Financial, Investment, Accounting, Tax or Economics degree
  • Three years of professional experience
  • A government recognized degree: licenses, degree, MBA/Masters or Law Degree, PhD, CPA, recognized designations and specialization work
  • A related degree and exams from an AAFM-approved and accredited university program
  • Completion of online Executive Certification Training Programs
Education Requirements
Submission of:
  • AAFM Certification Application showing education from an AAFM-qualified education provider
  • Good faith evidence of application, enrollment and completion of degree and exams from accredited or government-sanctioned program
  • Evidence of work experience and any diplomas, licenses, designations, certifications, government work/training, teaching work, research or other awards
Examination Type
Varies according to educational requirement above
Continuing Education Requirements
15 hours per year
Verification and Complaints
Check Professional Status Online
None
Investor Complaint Process
Published List of Disciplined Designees
None
Accredited By
None