Author Archives: Cheryl Cape

Sign up for a training workshop!

Interested in learning how to use the Bloomberg terminal? Then sign up for a training workshop! During the Fall 2019 semester, there will be a series of two workshops on how to use Bloomberg. 1) Introduction to Bloomberg Let’s get started with Bloomberg! Learn how to create a login, navigate the terminal using the specialized… Continue Reading →

I just created a login. What next?

Just getting started on using Bloomberg? Want some guidance on how to use the system? Then work through this recently-published guide from Bloomberg that describes the functionality of the keyboard and panels, and gets you started on analyzing securities. Bloomberg For Education Sept 2018 Continue Reading →

Where is the Bloomberg tab in Excel 2016?

Need to use the Bloomberg plugin in Excel, and don’t see the tab? First, try this within Excel: Click the File tab, click Options, and then click the Add-Ins category. In the Manage box at the bottom of the frame, select Excel Add-ins and then click Go. In the Add-Ins box, check the Bloomberg Excel… Continue Reading →

Introducing Bloomberg Market Concepts!

Bloomberg Institute has recently released a comprehensive introduction to the financial markets, entitled Bloomberg Market Concepts. This 10-hour course is self-paced and supplements videos and learning activities with assessment modules. This is the only certification program that is currently available from Bloomberg. The course is broken into five sections: Economic Indicators Currencies Fixed Income Equities… Continue Reading →

How do I start using the Bloomberg terminals?

How do I start using the Bloomberg terminals?

To use the Bloomberg terminal, you must first create a login name and password. Open the Bloomberg software, and click on one of the panels. The window activates, as shown by the top bar turning from gray to blue. Press the red key labelled Pause Break/CONN on the keyboard. The login screen appears, as shown… Continue Reading →