With 45% of candidates registering for CFA exams for career reasons, it is crucial to keep your "personal marketing materials" (i.e. CV/resume, LinkedIn, business cards and even email signatures) up to date to reflect your latest accomplishments in the CFA Program.
However, one key factor to bear in mind are the Ethics and Professional Standards set up by CFA Institute on the CFA designation usage on any written communication. Without knowing it, many candidates and charterholders are in violation of these by-laws and could be sanctioned by CFA Institute.
If you're looking to spruce up your CV especially after results day, we've got you covered: here's the ultimate guide on how to update your CFA Program status correctly as per CFA Institute guidelines.