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On the Vancouver Point Grey campus, there are Bloomberg terminals in the:
On the Okanagan campus, terminals are located:
This guide is a starting point for financial data research using Bloomberg focusing on equities, fixed income, commodities, foreign exchange and money markets.
All of these guides are from the Business Library of University of Florida.
The Canaccord Learning Commons is offering a series of Bloomberg workshops this year.
1. Log in to the terminal using the same account you use for all campus computers (cwl.stu). If you can't log in, reset your CWL password on a computer in the library (www.myaccount.ubc.ca and follow the guidelines), then try again.
2. Click the "Bloomberg" icon on the desktop. Select "create a new account" option.
3. Follow the prompts on screen to create your account.
4. Provide your cell phone number so they can text you a code to complete the process.
Your account will work on all of the Bloomberg terminals on campus.