CIMA Certification Examination Requirement Changes

Commencing August 1, 2018, rather than completing the process in two steps, the CIMA Certification Commission has transitioned the requirement to  a single comprehensive Certification Exam that includes 140 multiple choice questions as outlined here:
15% Fundamentals Statistics and Methods, Applied Finance and Economics, Global Capital Markets
20% Investments Vehicles, Equity, Fixed income, Alternative investments, Options/futures, Real assets 
20% Portfolio Theory and Behavioral Finance Portfolio theories and models, Behavioral finance, Investment philosophies and styles, Tools and strategies
20% Risk and Return Attributes of risk, Risk measurements, Performance measurement and attribution 
25% Portfolio Construction and Consulting Process
Ethics, Client discovery, Investment policy, Portfolio construction, Manager search and selection, Portfolio review and revisions