Bloomberg Market Concepts is an overview of financial markets.
Bloomberg is offering free access to Bloomberg Market Concepts via the web, in lieu of a Bloomberg terminal connection, until December 31st, 2021. Starting in January 2022, students will need to be on campus to complete the course on the terminals in the Walker Management Library.
Sign up for a Learner account using your Vanderbilt email address here. (A pay screen may appear, but the amount will be $0). Please enter the class code FVRDBHN75G
Students can regularly login to complete the course here: https://portal.bloombergforeducation.com/login.
What is BMC
BMC has six modules, detailed below. Earbuds required. You do not have to complete all modules in one sitting. Having a calculator is handy.
Module 1: Economic Indicators
Module 2: Currencies
Module 3: Fixed Income
Module 4: Equities
Module 5: Getting Started on the Terminal
Module 6: Portfolio Management
The program will prompt you to take short three to four question exams throughout each module.
Certificate of Completion
If you complete all four Core Concept modules (1-4) you will be prompted to download a Certificate of Completion.