This is very interesting.
However, my understanding was difficulty of exam was already reflected in (average) of the top 5% score;
So, applying "floating" X means that they incorporate in X all other "secondary" considerations (limiting the number of charterholders, regulating...
Sent CV for WE verification on Jan 04, 2013.
Got a letter on Feb 15, 2013 - certified FRM.
"Please note, the FRM and ERP Certificates are mailed via the United States Postal Service and delivery can take up to 10 weeks depending on your delivery address."
It seems US Postal...
Taking P1 and P2 in one day:
- it's quite feasible
- IMHO P1&P2 are artificially inflated former full frm (course providers, sorry...)
- you are doing all this "current issuers" once at all (if you are in you know all this stuff much better than outdated examples like NL...
Come down, this is usual reaction of quants on this stuff.
I felt the same when in 90s switched from Phys/Math to economics.
Believe me, it is much easier than, say, to solve the set of partial differential nonlinear equations (nonstationary)…
PhD, CFA, MBA, FRM
Are you FRM candidate?
If yes, you should know it…
If no, in brief:
1. Calculate mean and variance of the sample.
if population distribution is normal with known variance, use z-statistics for small and large samples;
if population distribution is normal with unknown variance, use...
Core reading: early January --> mid February --> not available as promised;
Working exp verification: 4 weeks --> 6 weeks now --> not available as promised;
Printing $100 fee coming in and out;
Shipping costs for 4 books (outside US) $190 !!! (normally ~ 30)
Is everything OK...