Series 6 - Investment Company And Variable Contracts Products Representative Exam

The Series 6 Content Outline provides a comprehensive guide to the range of topics covered on the exam and the depth of knowledge needed. The outline covers the four main job functions of an investment company and variable contracts products representative.

Overall questions: 500
Exam questions: 50
Passing grade: 70%
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Training Mode

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90 minutes
The table below lists the allocation of exam questions for each main job function.
  • #
  • Unit 1
  • Unit 2
  • Unit 3
  • Unit 4
  • Total
  • Job Functions
  • Seeks Business for the Broker-dealer from Customers and Potential Customers
  • Opens Accounts After Obtaining and Evaluating Customers’ Financial Profile and Investment Objectives
  • Provides Customers with Information About Investments, Makes Suitable Recommendations, Transfers Assets and Maintains Appropriate Records.
  • Obtains and Verifies Customers’ Purchase and Sales Instructions; Processes, Completes and Confirms Transactions
  • Percentage of Exam Questions
  • 24%
  • 16%
  • 50%
  • 10%
  • 100%
  • Number of Questions
  • 12
  • 8
  • 25
  • 5
  • 50