The Bloomberg terminal is a powerful financial tool that provides 15-minute delayed securities pricing and a wide range of financial and economic data for over 250 exchanges and 125 countries. Bloomberg also has an excel plugin to download large sets of data.
There are Bloomberg terminals available in the Walker Management Library for current Owen students, faculty, and staff. You will need to create a Bloomberg account with your Vanderbilt email address. Bloomberg is not available for remote use. Bloomberg is only available when the library is open. Please check the hours for availability.
Current Vanderbilt students, faculty, and staff in other programs may access a Bloomberg terminal in the Managerial Studies office in Calhoun Hall.
Bloomberg Market Concepts (BMC) is an interactive introduction to financial markets. It utilizes the Bloomberg Professional Terminal and functions, such as LaunchPad,
At any time, all BMC modules are accessible on the Bloomberg Terminal by video, ear buds required. You do not have to do all modules in one sitting. Having a calculator is handy, you can borrow one from the library.
On the Bloomberg Terminal Type BMC <GO>
The program will prompt you to take short three to four question exams throughout the modules.
Certificate of Completion
After all Core Concept modules are complete you will be prompted to download a Certificate of Completion.