CFA Society Victoria

A Member of the CFA Institute Global Network of Societies

 CFA Society Victoria Reading Library

Interested in a little light reading?

Books and other resources held as part of the CFA Society Victoria reading library are available for check out from Andrew Shortreid.

The CFA Society Victoria Reading Library:

updated December 2005

CFA Program Curriculum

For the 2006 exam year we received a complete set of brand new textbooks and solution manuals for all 3 levels.

  • AIMR Standards of Practice Handbook - 2005
  • Level 1 Program Curriculum - Books 1, 2, 3 and 4
  • Level 1 Candidate Readings
  • Level 2 Candidate Readings - Books 1 and 2
  • Level 3 Candidate Readings - Books 1, 2, 3 and 4
  • Analysis and Use of Financial Statements (Text and Sol`n Manual)
  • Analysis of Derivatives for the CFA Program
  • Analysis of Equity Investments: Valuation
  • Economics: Public and Private Choice
  • Financial Accounting
  • Financial Shenanigans - How to Detect Accounting Gimmicks...
  • Fixed Income Readings for the CFA Program (Level 1& 2 Combined)
  • Fixed Income Readings for the CFA Program (Level 3)
  • Fundamentals on Financial Management (Text and Sol`n Manual)
  • International Investments
  • Investment Analysis & Portfolio Management (Text and Sol`n Manual)
  • Irrational Exuberance
  • The Psychology of Investing
  • Quantitative Methods for Investment Analysis - 1st Edition
  • Quantitative Methods for Investment Analysis - 2nd Edition

Other Great Reads

  • Beyond Greed and Fear  - 2000  Shefrin
  • Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking - 2005  Gladwell
  • Fooled by Randomness - 2004  Taleb
  • Irrational Exuberance  - 2000  Shiller
  • Memos from the Chairman - 1996  Greenberg
  • My life as a Quant: Reflections on Physics and Finance - 2004  Derman
  • Pioneering Portfolio Management- 2000  Swensen
  • The Death of the Banker - 1997  Chernow
  • The (Mis)Behavior of Markets - 2004  Mandelbrot   
  • The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make A Big Difference - 2002  Gladwell
  • The Wisdom of Crowds - 2004  Surowiecki
  • What Works on Wall Street - 1998  O'Shaughnessy