Bloomberg Market Concepts (BMC) is an online course that provides an introduction to the financial markets.
BMC consists of 4 modules – Economics, Currencies, Fixed Income and Equities – woven together from Bloomberg data, news, and real world case studies. The BMC Certificate of Completion is awarded for successfully completing the programme, including Bloomberg certification in your resume or CV is a great way to display your Bloomberg skills to future employers. Once you complete the BMC, you will be invited to create an anonymous candidate profile and upload your resume onto the Bloomberg Terminal’s BTS function. Bankers, traders and portfolio managers use BTS to source interview candidates for internships and full-time entry level roles.
To see how to build an anonymous profile, how to opt into the database and how employers see your profile, click here to watch a 3-minute video.
This tutorial will demonstrate the BMC in more detail, click on the ‘LAUNCH’ icon to begin.
Frequently asked Questions
Q: At what stage should I take BMC?
A: Ideally before you apply for your first internship so you get the full benefit of BMC on your resume.
Q: Do all modules take the same amount of time to complete?
A: No. Modules vary in length. It takes approximately 8-10 hours to complete all 4 modules.
Q: Is there a pass/fail mark to obtain the certificate?
A: No, it is a certificate of completion.