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a thin crisp wafer made of flour and water with or without leavening and shortening

a poor White person in the southern United States

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a programmer who cracks (gains unauthorized access to) computers, typically to do malicious things

firework consisting of a small explosive charge and fuse in a heavy paper casing

a party favor consisting of a paper roll (usually containing candy or a small favor) that pops when pulled at both ends

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Entry into the CFA Institute's University Recognition Program provides additional validation that NJCU's curriculum provides students with a strong foundation and prepares them to earn the Chartered Financial Analyst designation, one of the most respected and recognized investment credentials in the world," said Dr.
Outgoing President Yacoub Nuseibeh, CFA added, "Over the past five years the Society has continued to drive the professional standards in the UAE.
To earn the CFA designation, candidates must pass all three levels of exams (for which successful candidates report that they study 250 to 300 hours for each one); meet the work experience requirements of four years in the investment industry; sign a commitment to abide by the CFA Institute Code of Ethics and Standards of Professional Conduct; apply to a CFA Institute society; and become a member of CFA Institute.
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CFA is a nonprofit association of 300 consumer groups, representing 50 million people.
Complete the registration and enrollment form to enter the CFA study and examination program and pay the required fees.
Smith brings to CFA Institute more than 25 years of financial services leadership and deep experience in the Asia-Pacific region, a strong background in investment management and fund services, general management and business growth.
As part of the month-long initiative, CFA Society Colorado received a proclamation from Colorado State Governor John Hickenlooper to mark Friday, May 16 as CFA Society Colorado's official participation in this global initiative.
CFA Bahrain, the Kingdom's pre-eminent association for local investment professionals consisting of portfolio managers, investment advisors, educators and other financial professionals, has today announced its new board of directors.
The new members of the board are: * Khalil Nooruddin, CFA, president * Lamees T Al-Baharna, CFA, vice president * Palani Alagappan, CFA, treasurer * Sowmya V.
CFA is publishing some of its most successful publications on its website as free pdf downloads.
In many ways, it represents what The CFA is all about.
The FIE Rules may also result in FAPI to a CFA of a Canadian taxpayer, as a CFA is deemed to be a Canadian taxpayer for purposes of applying the FIE Rules.
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