The main topics required to learn financial modeling include accounting, finance, Excel, valuation, math, and logic. While modeling is often considered its own topic, there is a surprisingly high degree of accounting and Excel that’s required. At CFI, we believe a well-rounded analyst needs to have a solid understanding of all these topics in order to be successful in building models.
CFI is a the official global provider of financial modeling and valuation analyst FMVA Designation. CFI's mission is to help anyone become a world-class financial analyst and has a wide range of resources to help you along the way. In order to become a great financial analyst, below are some additional questions and answers for you to explore further: