Introduction to Bloomberg
The Deloitte Data Analytics Lab is equipped with 12 Bloomberg terminals.
- These terminals are used for accessing Bloomberg Software only.
- Use of the terminals software and financial information systems is restricted to academic and research purposes only.
- After using the PC please log out of your session and shut down the PC.
The Bloomberg Terminal is a computer system provided by Bloomberg L.P. that enables professionals in finance and other industries to access the Bloomberg Professional service through which users can monitor and analyse:
Bloomberg is a very comprehensive data source and is used by most financial services firms both small and large. There are approximately 310,000 terminals in use worldwide.
Bloomberg have provided a high level of support and help with their system. One part of this is Bloomberg University. This facility will allow UCD Business students to watch a number of training videos and then take a short multiple-choice exam in order to get a certificate from Bloomberg.
Completion of this process is likely to be of great interest to future employers in the financial services industry.