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These CareerCasts from CFA Institute deliver career-focused insights direct from employers who discuss the employment outlook for their industry and function, the competencies they look for and advice on career development. So whether you are looking for your first job or planning your next move, subscribe to these podcasts. Download now, listen later, reflect at leisure.

Jul 7, 2020

CareerCast returns to India this week where we enjoy an uplifting conversation with Harsha Upadhyaya, CFA, who is CIO at Kotak Asset Management. Rather than focus on the gloom of short-term news flow, Kotak points out that, despite its already vast size, India’s financial sector still has enormous growth potential. Of...


Jun 23, 2020

Even if the ‘new normal’ is starting to feel almost routine, we can’t escape the fact that the job market is going to be somewhat different from the one we knew only a few months ago. To find out what companies will be paying close attention to when assessing candidates, CareerCast caught up with Fran Thompson,...


Jun 9, 2020

These are certainly strange times, with the job market frozen and career progression on hold until firms gain more clarity on the future direction of the global economy. Amit Joshi, CFA, who is CIO at Bajaj Allianz General Insurance in India, looks past the current outlook and speaks on how aspiring industry...


May 26, 2020

With a growing number of industry professionals pursuing the CFA® Charter, the jobs market of the future will be increasingly competitive, as employers pick and choose from a deeper pool of highly qualified applicants. With this in mind, APAC CareerCast spoke with Rob Ramos, CFA who is Senior VP, Trust Officer, and...


May 12, 2020

We may still be in the eye of the Covid-19 storm, but the financial sector is quickly adapting to remodelled working practices. What does this new normal mean for graduates who may be considering a role in the industry. CareerCast speaks with Jason Ho, who is the global head of human resources at OCBC in Singapore. In...