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Bloomberg Professional: Description

This guide is designed to cover the basics of navigating through Bloomberg Professional, and retrieving financial news and information.

Bloomberg Professional

Introduction to Bloomberg Professional

Bloomberg Professional is a key financial source for current and historical information on equities, fixed income securities, foreign exchange, derivatives and commodities. Also including company profiles and financial statements, analysts' forecasts, market news and global economic data. Excel Add-in is available for data extraction.

Four Bloomberg (BBG) terminals are located at the Information Commons on the Library G/F. Use your ITSC username and password to log in to the station. You will also need to provide BBG username and password to access the database. Generic BBG logins are attached to the terminals.

All stations are available for online booking. Bookings are limited to 2 hours per session. You may book at most one session per day, two sessions per week. 

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