India’s fastest growing market for investment professionals

According to the study, India is expected to be the fastest growing market for investment professionals over the next decade.

Mumbai: India, home to many young talents, has the potential to become the future global investment hub and is expected to be the fastest growing market for investment professionals over the next decade. according to a study by the CFA Institute, the global association of investment professionals.

“A CAGR of 1.5% in number of employees is expected over the next 10 years for ‘entry level investment professionals’, defined as those working in investment industry roles involved in making investment decisions and understanding customer needs India is expected to experience the highest growth at a compound annual growth rate of 2.9% India, due to growing demand for services financial institutions, its strong economic growth and its number of capable engineers, could become the global investment hub,” said Vidhu Shekhar, India Country Manager, CFA Institute.

Contributions to the report included a global survey of 3,832 CFA Institute members and candidates regarding their career paths, career management, and industry and employer expectations, as well as a survey of 133 the industry on trends in the world of work in investing. management. According to the study, India is expected to be the fastest growing market for investment professionals over the next decade.

Apart from benefiting from the country’s strong economic growth and the growing demand of the population for financial services, India is benefiting from tailwinds in the form of favorable trends in globalization and technology.

“The Indian education system, notably the Indian Institutes of Technology (IIT), with campuses across the country, has produced a steady stream of skilled engineers. As employers ride the wave of globalization, Indian operations of many large international investment fund managers have grown to represent 10-20% of the global workforce of such managers today, up from almost zero a decade ago, and operational roles,” said the CFA Institute report “Investment Professional of the Future”.

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