The Bloomberg terminals can increase your skills as you can learn and study a system which is used within large multinational organisations and financial institutions. Access to such software at university allows one to learn and develop essential analytical skills required for a career in such a fast-paced environment. You can practice with virtual investment portfolios to fully experience, learn and reflect on decisions and the outcomes. When looking for a career in the financial markets, access to and experience in such decisions is key to stand out from the crowd.The most interesting and beneficial aspect of the whole Bloomberg system is the sheer amount of real data and accurate information available which is priceless when completing real-world business case studies!
Our suite helps to bridge the gap between the hypothetical and the practice, with students having the opportunity to apply academic theories to decision making through real world scenarios. It also enables them to work towards Bloomberg’s self-certification programme whereby students can in their own time work towards a certificate in Bloomberg proficiency. Irrespective of their future careers, attaining the certificate will enhance student employability.
Project Manager of the Bloomberg Trading Floor