CFA Society Toronto Announces New Partnership with 7city Learning

TORONTO, Jan. 8, 2013 /CNW/ - CFA Society Toronto is pleased to announce a partnership with 7city Learning bringing live CFA program tuition and exciting new programming to Toronto. "7city's customized program gives CFA candidates a tailored program to meet their study needs and increases their probability of success in the exams. CFA Society Toronto is enthusiastic to work with 7city to provide customized, high quality education options to both CFA candidates and charterholders alike." said Peter S. Jarvis, CFA, Executive Director, CFA Society Toronto.

7city Learning has provided CFA training for over ten years.  Globally, they train over 3,000 CFA candidates every year.  Candidates will have all of the benefits of a structured program with guidance and support from 7city's global team of CFA charterholder instructors. Rob Thakur, CFA, Head of Business School at 7city Learning said, "7city are honoured to be chosen as the CFA Program Partner for CFA Society Toronto.  We provide live classroom instruction as well as comprehensive online learning.  Our cutting edge technology includes our 7city CFA tablet, allowing mobile learning whenever and wherever you are." In addition students will receive video recordings of live classroom activity, study notes, access to a portal with thousands of preparatory questions, practice mock exams and the ability to electronically monitor progress.

7city is also working with CFA Society Toronto to provide a larger breadth of programming, giving members access to comprehensive and advanced practitioner training.  The Professional Skills Division specializes in advanced education training on a whole range of topical subject matters.  7city is creating a Lifelong Learning CPE online portal for CFA Society Toronto members.

About CFA Society Toronto

CFA Society Toronto supports the professional and business development of more than 8,000 CFA charterholders in Toronto, making it the second largest CFA Society in the world. It provides members with a local perspective on a global designation, including: educational programs, sponsored events, job postings, quarterly newsletters, a comprehensive affinity program and networking opportunities. A not-for-profit organization, CFA Society Toronto is affiliated with CFA Institute, the global body that administers the Chartered Financial Analyst curriculum and sets voluntary, ethics-based performance-reporting standards for the investment industry. CFA Society Toronto's members are leaders in ethics in the financial community. For more information, please refer to www.cfatoronto.ca.

About 7city Learning

Starting in 1999, 7city is now a global financial training organization with more than 40 full-time instructors, over 150 staff and a wealth of infrastructure support.

7city provides training for more than 325 companies, from global financial institutions to small boutique research companies. We run training programs for 9 of the top 10 investment banks.

We specialize in training delivery in three key areas:

  • Professional qualifications and regulatory exam training
  • Tailored programs for continuing professional education
  • Bespoke e-learning portals and online delivery

For more information about 7city Learning, please visit www.7city.com

To receive a 10% discount on all 7city CFA® Program training simply quote discount code CFASOCIETYTORONTO when you book.

SOURCE: CFA Society Toronto

For further information:

CFA Society Toronto 
Sara Pacella
Manager, External Communications & Media
416.366.5755 X235
media@cfatoronto.ca

7city
Lindsay Heath
7city Business School Marketing Manager
Switchboard: +44 (0)845 072 7620
l.heath@7city.com