Program
Gain accredited, ethics-based academic training in that prepares you for a professional career in the financial services sector.

The only program of its kind between Toronto and Vancouver, the Asper Master of Finance (MFin) is a one-year/three-term program that prepares you to write all three levels of exams needed to obtain a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation, with a focus on the Level 1 exam.

The CFA designation is one of the most respected and globally recognized credentials in the financial services industry. Graduates of the Asper MFin and a CFA designation are qualified to pursue job opportunities at financial service firms including banks, pension funds, insurance companies, investment banks, mutual funds, hedge funds, asset management firms, and brokerage firms. Opportunities also exist with non-financial firms for graduates seeking to specialize in valuation and capital market strategy.

The Asper MFin program is accredited by AACSB International and has been mapped out to align with the CFA Program Curriculum.
"Investors Group hires many Asper graduates, and a key criterion for advancement is completion of the CFA program. The designation is uniquely tailored to our profession: it’s a common thread that ties together diverse professionals across our organization. Graduating with a rigorous focus on finance and investment theory will better prepare graduates as they compete for key investment industry jobs."

Jeff Hall, CA, CFA
Senior Vice-President, Portfolio Manager
Head of Fixed Income
Investors Group