CAIA® Charter Information Session

Kaplan Schweser and CAIA Association® partnered to present an introduction to the CAIA® Charter, the only global designation designed to educate alternative investment professionals with in-depth training in hedge funds, private equity, commodities, managed futures, real assets, credit derivatives, and structured products. View the archived presentation to see what the CAIA Charter can do for you.

Cody Durant, from CAIA Association, presents an overview of the CAIA program, including curriculum details, exam format, candidate experience, program structure, and fees.

Stuart Jackaman, CFA, CAIA, FRM, lead CAIA Instructor at Kaplan Schweser, presents an overview of study solutions and strategies for passing the CAIA exam.


Stuart Jackaman, CFA, CAIA, FRM
Stuart Jackaman, CFA, CAIA, FRM

Stuart Jackaman, CFA, CAIA, FRM

Stuart’s first role in financial markets was as a trainee actuary before moving into the fund management industry. He has over 10 years of financial markets experience with a focus on portfolio management and equity trading.

In 2007, Stuart moved into professional education and now teaches those looking to earn their CFA, CAIA, and FRM designations. He also designs and delivers bespoke financial markets courses in topics such as quantitative finance, equity valuation, behavioral finance, and equity day trading. Stuart graduated with a degree in mathematics from Oxford University.


"I've always used only Kaplan Schweser for my exam prep and I have passed each exam for both the CAIA and CFA exams. It has worked very well for me and should be the bulk of your study material."

Michael S., 2017 Schweser Candidate

"The Kaplan materials made passing the CAIA a breeze. I loved how the material was easy to follow, there were plenty of prep questions to help you prepare, and the materials were easy to access from anywhere."

Micah M., 2017 Schweser Candidate

"I've always used only Kaplan Schweser for my exam prep and I have passed each exam for both the CAIA and CFA exams. It has worked very well for me and should be the bulk of your study material."

Michael S., 2017 Schweser Candidate

"The Kaplan materials made passing the CAIA a breeze. I loved how the material was easy to follow, there were plenty of prep questions to help you prepare, and the materials were easy to access from anywhere."

Micah M., 2017 Schweser Candidate

"I've always used only Kaplan Schweser for my exam prep and I have passed each exam for both the CAIA and CFA exams. It has worked very well for me and should be the bulk of your study material."

Michael S., 2017 Schweser Candidate