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From complicated concepts like discounted cash flow and the weighted average cost of capital, to implied equity value, our most popular series 79 study package makes understanding these highly tested topics easy.
Passing the Series 79 exam allows you to act as an investment banking representative. As a registered agent Series 79 licensed individuals may engage in the following activities. Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A). Private and Public offerings of debt and equity securities. Financial Restructuring and reorganization. Spin offs, split offs, asset sales and tender offers.
The Series 79 has 75 – multiple choice questions.
The passing score for the Series 79 exam is 73%.
No. The Series 79 is not graded on a curve. Test scores are rounded to the nearest percentage. Students must answer 55 of the 75 exam questions correctly.
The time limit for the Series 79 exam is 150 minutes / 2 ½ hours .
The testing fee for the series 79 exam is $300.
The Series 79 exam is administered by FINRA and may be taken at any Prometric testing center. Prometric has test centers throughout the world. The Series 79 exam may be taken any day the center is open.
You can expect to see challenging questions. Many of the questions cover financial analysis, data collection and M&A. The Series 79 exam questions contain a significant amount of math. You must be able to work through the calculations effectively. Some questions need a deep understanding of the rules and regulations. Other questions focus on structuring investment banking transactions.
We recommend students spend at least 80 hours preparing for the Series 79 exam. Most candidates will spend 5-8 weeks getting ready to sit for the exam.
The Series 79 exam requires a disciplined and thoughtful approach. To be successful you must have a comprehensive understanding of the important concepts. A detailed study plan must be followed. Studying for the exam should be a number one priority. Our Series 79 training program guides you through every step of the process. Our exam plan study calendar will assist you. It allows students to create a customized study plan. This plan is based on the hours and days of the week each student wants to study. It schedules every reading, video and test students must complete. Email notifications let students know when assignments are scheduled. Reading the textbook completely is incredibly important. Watching the corresponding videos shows you how topics are tested . Completing the series 79 practice questions and final exams ensure you are ready.
The Securities Industry Essentials Examination / SIE Exam must be passed. It is the co requisite to the Series 79 exam. Most people elect to take the SIE exam first as it is much easier than the Series 79 exam. Besides the SIE and Series 79 exam, many investment bankers will also need to pass the Series 63 Exam. The series 63 allows bankers to transact business with individuals.