Financial model is a crucial skill for capital market and finance professionals. Analysts have been using financial models to predict market movement, valuing assets and conduct various analyses. There have been standardized methods to build ‘correct’ model and obtain value, but many of those methods have been around since the advent of modern finance and now inadequate for increasingly complex market.
Professional Financial Modeller (PFM) is an international certification program which awards PFM professional designation (degree or title behind your name) for those attending preparation class and pass single level exam. The curriculum covers the field of financial model, which deals with forecasting, preparing projection on company finances, valuation, project model and risk analysis.
PFM Program is a fine blend between theory and Excel based practice which will help participants master the curriculum easier and adopt it in daily work. The Program consists of rigorous preparatory program and 2 module examination which ensures that participants will get best return on every dollar invested in the program in terms of maximized knowledge retention.
Why You Need to Take PFM Program
- PFM Program is a certification program which allows you the opportunity to sit in Examination and obtain PFM Desination if you pass
-As certification program, the curriculum is carefully developed with clear module and models, all based on Body of Knowledge
-Examination is not a burden, but exam ensures high participant retention rate on the knowledge obtained, This is good news for employers
-Full of Excel based practice
-All models are presented by using Excel without the use of programming languages and no offer or demonstration of other software which enables you to apply in real situation
-Passing rate on exam currently stands at 60% and the examination is becoming more difficult each year. It is best that you secure your PFM Designation as soon as possible while the Designation is still relatively easier to obtain and hedge for your future.
Are you candidate or enthusiast of Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) program? The practical application in PFM program will help you grasp many highly theoretical knowledge in CFA curriculum and increase your chance of passing CFA exam.