Why the JIA?
The fast changing and challenging economies of today are putting excessivepressure on organizations and companies worldwide to attract thoseemployees who are most talented and qualified to take them through growthas well as crisis periods. Hence, companies in the financial industries andbeyond are opting to invest in their employees and encourage them to pursuethe prestigious advanced financial qualification for their own as well ascorporate benefit. In to
day’s competitive job markets, demand is also mounting
for holders of such professional certifications in finance more than ever. Hence,the Junior Investment Analyst (JIA) program was introduced to providecandidates with the profound basic skills they need to enhance their readinessand preparation to pursue the more advanced programs at a later stage.
The Junior Investment Analyst (JIA) program will ensure that the candidate’s
time and effort are invested properly. Successful candidates willearn a certificate issued by Schweser Finance Institute and will thus gainrecognition and promote their confidence and readiness to pursue a muchhigher professional designation.
The JIA CandidateBody of Knowledge
JIA candidates willconcentrate on the toolsand concepts related to thefollowing modules:
Financial Statement Analysis
Structure and Operationof Securities Markets
Analysis and Valuationof Equity Securities
JIA Exam Format
The JIA exam is a 3‐hour exam
that consists of 120 multiplechoice questions. The JIA examwill be administered bySchweser.
JIA Exam Dates
The JIA examination will takeplace on the following dates:
‐ The 3
Saturday of March
‐ The 2
Saturday of July
‐ The 3
Saturday of November
Schweser Institute Certificate Program
Schweser Institute Certificate Program is asubsidiary of Kaplan Schweser, a leading globalprovider of financial educational solutions.Over the past 20 years Kaplan Schweser hashelped hundreds of thousands of professionalsleverage their careers in finance and accounting. Kaplan Schweser is the leadingeducational provider that supplies people around the globe with review notesand books covering curriculum and expert instruction. Throughout their
70‐year history, Kaplan Schweser has remained student‐focused, results‐driven,
and committed to helping individuals achieve their educational and career goals.Currently, Kaplan Schweser prepares the study materials for the CFA®, CPA,CAIA, FRM®, and CFP® exams.