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Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst (CAIA)

Designation Essentials
Status Currently offered and recognized by the issuing organization.
Issuing Organization Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst Association (CAIA)
Qualification and Educational Requirements
Prerequisites Candidate must meet one of the following requirements:
  • Bachelor's or equivalent degree and more than one year of business experience in the financial industry, or
  • Four years of experience in the financial industry
Education Requirements Self-study certification program requires the successful completion of both the Level I and Level II examinations
Examination Type Two CAIA exams
Continuing Education Requirements Complete self-evaluation tool every three years
Verification and Complaints
Check Designation Status Online By email at [email protected]
Investor Complaint Process None
Published List of Disciplined Designees None