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Forum: Quantitative Finance and Investment (QFI) track 01-12-2020, 12:33 PM
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Views: 147
Posted By nitro22ko
PMed you

PMed you
Forum: Quantitative Finance and Investment (QFI) track 10-30-2019, 03:02 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,938
Posted By nitro22ko
lmao are you me? I felt confused on the exact...

lmao are you me? I felt confused on the exact same questions... I'm guessing you used TIA as well?

For own research I totally BS-ed saying
+ non-biased perspective
+ can be used to spot...
Forum: Quantitative Finance and Investment (QFI) track 10-30-2019, 02:44 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,938
Posted By nitro22ko
Does anybody actually know the difference between...

Does anybody actually know the difference between systemic(?) vs workflow charts? Also, what did people say about the $75 gift transfer from manager to analyst? I feel like a lot of these questions...
Forum: QFI Core Exam 08-15-2019, 12:45 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 14,819
Posted By nitro22ko
http://www.actuarial-lookup.com/exams/qfi-core ...

http://www.actuarial-lookup.com/exams/qfi-core
Previous lowest pass rate for QFI Core was 35.1%
...
Forum: QFI Core Exam 07-19-2019, 02:49 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 14,819
Posted By nitro22ko
For everyone who passed, I think we should be...

For everyone who passed, I think we should be somewhat proud of ourselves. 34.7% pass rate; the lowest of any FSA exams and the lowest passing percentage in the history of QFI Core (well it's QFI QF...
Forum: Financial Reporting module 07-19-2019, 01:01 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,838
Posted By nitro22ko
Is anybody doing this?

I know the Scenario Modeling module is out, but I'm @$$ with R and I work in financial reporting. Was wondering if anybody wanted to collaborate. Thanks.
Forum: QFI Core Exam 07-12-2019, 02:41 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 14,819
Posted By nitro22ko
w00t I passed! the pass mark must've been super...

w00t I passed! the pass mark must've been super low because I was only scoring myself about 50-55..
Forum: QFI Core Exam 07-10-2019, 07:02 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 14,819
Posted By nitro22ko
did they not release the solutions at all? maybe...

did they not release the solutions at all? maybe it was too hard for these people to solve it themselves lmao.
Forum: QFI Core Exam 05-23-2019, 06:00 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 14,819
Posted By nitro22ko
I think I got around 50-55; maybe a tad bit more...

I think I got around 50-55; maybe a tad bit more if the graders are feeling generous. I already forgot how to solve most of these questions which is not good if I fail...
Forum: QFI Core Exam 05-06-2019, 03:07 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 14,819
Posted By nitro22ko
likewise. I just knew risk reversal had high...

likewise. I just knew risk reversal had high vanna and butterfly had high volga so they were options used to hedge against vanna/volga.
Forum: QFI Core Exam 05-06-2019, 10:28 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 14,819
Posted By nitro22ko
I actually did that one just because it was...

I actually did that one just because it was proved in one of the video lessons (so it was definitely in the FIS textbook). Sad it was just 1 point because I for sure bombed all the 2-3 point...
Forum: QFI Core Exam 04-25-2019, 12:30 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 14,819
Posted By nitro22ko
Honestly I feel helpless. On the bright side, I...

Honestly I feel helpless. On the bright side, I guess this is technically a "new" exam so hopefully questions will be easy like Fall 2013 QFI Core. That exam was a joke compared to the recent QFI...
Forum: QFI Core Exam 03-11-2019, 09:06 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 14,819
Posted By nitro22ko
clearly I'm not in the right mind studying lmao

clearly I'm not in the right mind studying lmao
Forum: QFI Core Exam 03-11-2019, 06:47 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 14,819
Posted By nitro22ko
same here... every time I start feeling ok with...

same here... every time I start feeling ok with let's say Section 1 (stochastic calculus), there's a question that uses some obscure calculus trick, completely destroying any bit of confidence that I...
Forum: QFI Core Exam 03-11-2019, 02:55 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 14,819
Posted By nitro22ko
I'm just using the examples they use in the Fixed...

I'm just using the examples they use in the Fixed Income Securities and Volatility Smile textbook, but other than that not too sure. What I'm sure on is that this exam is just nuts.
Forum: QFI Core Exam 02-02-2019, 04:46 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 589
Posted By nitro22ko
For those on their 2nd(+) attempt

Is there less material to study for now? I remember for Fall 2018, there were 8 different sections. Now there seems to be only 5. I was initially going to take this exam in Fall 2018, but then life...
Forum: Modules 6-8 04-20-2018, 02:33 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,306
Posted By nitro22ko
SOLD

SOLD
Forum: Modules 6-8 04-11-2018, 12:49 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 6,821
Posted By nitro22ko
Some graders are just anal like that. I had a...

Some graders are just anal like that. I had a friend who DNMMR'ed on FA and he just resubmitted pretty much the exact same paper and ended up MMR'ing.

I also had a buddy who had 2 tasks that...
Forum: Modules 6-8 04-08-2018, 08:54 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,306
Posted By nitro22ko
Selling ACTEX FAP Study Manual

250 OBO. These helped me zoom through the FAP and I was able to meet the deadline.
Forum: Modules 1-5 04-08-2018, 08:53 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,279
Posted By nitro22ko
Selling ACTEX FAP Study Manual

250 OBO. These helped me a bunch with zooming through the FAP Modules and I was able to meet the deadline.
Forum: Modules 6-8 03-14-2018, 03:16 PM
Replies: 18,536
Views: 7,534,102
Posted By nitro22ko
jokes on you because I already got all my...

jokes on you because I already got all my requirements for ASA
Forum: Modules 6-8 03-14-2018, 01:52 PM
Replies: 18,536
Views: 7,534,102
Posted By nitro22ko
While I will not argue with the fact that...

While I will not argue with the fact that Predictive Analytics is the future, I just don't think adding another exam is really the best way to go about it. To be honest, I passed all the prelims but...
Forum: Modules 6-8 03-13-2018, 02:08 PM
Replies: 18,536
Views: 7,534,102
Posted By nitro22ko
I guess what I'm trying to get at is, instead of...

I guess what I'm trying to get at is, instead of doing these grading parties, it would be nicer to have some more consistency in the grading timeline.

Also, I hear that the next grading party is...
Forum: Modules 6-8 03-13-2018, 01:26 PM
Replies: 18,536
Views: 7,534,102
Posted By nitro22ko
why can't grading timing be (at least for IA and...

why can't grading timing be (at least for IA and FA) definite? it just seems so unfair how some people get lucky and get grades in less than a week while others wait up to over seven weeks...
Forum: Modules 6-8 03-05-2018, 11:12 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,287
Posted By nitro22ko
KBBQ for March APC

Is anyone going to the March APC in Atlanta? And if so, just wondering if yall would be down to get some dope Korean BBQ anywhere nearby on Friday (3/16). Thank you. That is all.
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