Bloomberg in The Data Analytics Lab
The UCD College of Business have two analytics labs for both students and faculty, which facilitates a range of diverse learning experiences outside of the traditional classroom environment.
Real-time financial market data for stocks, bonds, currencies and other financial instrumentsThe Bloomberg Terminal is a system provided by Bloomberg L.P. that enables access to the Bloomberg Professional service through which users can monitor and analyse:
- News stories related to financial markets and national economies
- Fundamental information (from accounting reports and analyst research) about securities
- Information about past and future events like earnings announcements and economic data releases
The Data Analytics Lab (Q104) in the Quinn School is equipped with 12 Bloomberg terminals for accessing financial data. The Smurfit Graduate School also has 4 terminals which are housed in the Data Room.
The LOGIN and Interactive Keyboard links below provide introductory tutorials to help get you started with the Bloomberg Terminals.
The BMC link provides an overview of the Bloomberg training programme, which offers certification that can be used to display proficiency with the Bloomberg system on your resume or CV.
Create your Bloomberg Account
Interactive Bloomberg keyboard
Bloomberg Market Concepts (BMC)
Financial analysis using Bloomberg