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Level III tests the candidate’s ability to integrate his or her understanding of the concepts identified in Level I with the practical application learned in Level II.
The CMT Level III Exam will be held on November 29, 2018.
Early Registration: June 4- July 22, 2018
Standard Registration: July 23 – September 30, 2018
Late Registration: October 1 – November 5, 2018
Early Registration: $475
Standard Registration: $575
Late Registration: $875
Annual Membership: $325
For 2018 the learning objectives for all three levels have been incorporated into the text at the beginning of each chapter. Using the e-book to match the learning objectives to the content creates a valuable study tool for candidates looking to efficiently navigate the curriculum.
All three levels of the CMT Program include questions pertaining to the CFA Code of Ethics and Standards of Professional Conduct (Code and Standards). All references to “members and candidates” should be read to apply to CMT Association members. Articles I – VI of the Standards apply in whole to CMT Association members and our CMT Program. Article VII is not included by the CMT when setting standards by which our membership must abide nor is it included on the CMT exams. In addition, CMT Association members must not engage in any conduct that compromises the reputation or integrity of the CMT Association or the CMT designation or the integrity, validity, or security of the CMT examinations.
When preparing for the CMT exams, candidates may also review the Standards of Practice Handbook. According to the CFA Institute “The Standards of Practice Handbook grounds the concepts covered in the Code and Standards for practical use. You can use this handbook for guidance on how to navigate ethical dilemmas you might face in your daily professional life.” It is not required that CMT candidates review the Handbook, though it might provide a more comprehensive study process.
Candidates can get a more complete description of the exams and a breakdown of topics by listening to the 2018 information video. This video presentation, conducted by Gordon Scott, CMT, the Managing Director of the CMT Program, provides explanations and study suggestions for all candidates.
CMT 2018 Level III
Here’s a sneak peak of the CMT Level III Curriculum index. The index groups authors, topics, and definitions along with the page numbers to give candidates an idea of what the curriculum covers and where it is located.
The CMT Association has developed the following sample questions aligned with a typical weighting of questions and topics of the live exams. The questions are presented with answers and references to where the topic can be studied in the curriculum. These questions are intended to help solidify preparations for taking the live exams.
Candidates can access an extensive library of sample questions and data by purchasing a study aid package from Wiley.
Candidates can view a sample questions using the link below.
The objective of the CMT Program is not only to provide candidates with resources needed to learn the theory and discipline of technical analysis, but also the practical implementation of the toolkit. Therefore, we partnered with Optuma Financial Solutions (formally Market Analyst Software) to give registered candidates a platform to experience the functional application of technical analysis. Optuma will provide specially designed software, at no cost for registered candidates, from their date of registration until the exam date and renew their free access with each subsequent exam registration.
Why are we partnering with Optuma?
We examined many products as part of this selection process, and it was clear that Optuma is the best fit for our CMT candidates for three main reasons:
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