Benefits of Bloomberg Lab in the Financial services domain
Many people who are into trading will not be unfamiliar with Bloomberg. To investors,
financial tools provided by Bloomberg have been indispensable in helping them post rich
returns and prosper during the bull market of the last decade.
Founder Bloomberg established the company bearing his name in 1981. Bloomberg LP
provided quick, high-quality business information to Wall Street.
Terminal is an integral tool within the finance industry that is used to access,
compile and analyze financial information. Over the years, the Bloomberg terminal has
transformed into a system that is accessible anywhere.
Many companies rely on the terminal to assess individual securities, market movements,
and monitor news simultaneously. An extension, Bloomberg Tradebook, allows formal trade
execution through its messaging service. Traders, portfolio managers, and risk
management analysts, among other financial professionals, rely on the program for daily
market analysis and trading decisions.
Benefits of Bloomberg Lab
Bloomberg can be a correspondent with investment information in many areas of finance.
World’s most prominent decision maker, it is a contemporary icon of financial
Launched during 1981, a long time ago PCs and the internet became worldwide. It brings
transparency to financial markets. It connected market participants to a leading-edge
data, information-delivery service, analytics and revolutionized industry.
It’s been more than three decades Bloomberg Terminal remains at the forefront in
innovation, providing fast access to essential news, trading tools from
internet-connected PC or Mobile it helps subscribers to turn their knowledge into
Armed trading with unified solution
With increasing complexities in stock markets with new instruments emerging everyday,
time and information plays a crucial role in decision making. Effective decision
depends on the pace of getting equipped with the information and the adeptness in using
the information to make optimum decisions with rational predictions of market
movements. Bloomberg technology provides worldwide news on a real time basis. The very
nature of markets being sensitive to uncountable variables across the globe is one
thing that challenges analysts. The only solution for this is to have information about
the globe on their desktop. This has been made possible by Bloomberg.
Bloomberg is the primary source in context of analysis, Awareness for those who need to
know what’s happening now and what might happen next. It delivers unique coverage of
markets and securities with information across asset classes from fixed income to
equities, to foreign
exchange, commodities and derivatives consolidated in one place and delivered in
concurrent to desktop or mobile.
It continually develops and applies cutting edge technologies to deliver best in class
tools, such as custom desktop applications, portfolio monitors, market alerts and
charting accomplishments that advance user workflow. With this, it is creating arms for
stock war in the markets. It offers trading solutions over multiple asset classes and
worldly before and after-trade analytics for both the buyers and sellers.
Besides the above, Radio bulletins and Podcasts giving expert opinions and
recommendations. It has retirement planning in its capacity which is for elderly and
retired people searching for investment opportunities that yield periodic returns. It
includes separate sections for real-estate, Mortgage calculations, World Political news
and Macro-economic indicators. Bringing together real-time data of every market,
communications tools, powerful analytics, in-depth research, breaking news and
world-class implementation capabilities, it provides one unified solution.
Disaster Recovery services
When an unexpected event disrupts normal business operations, Bloomberg’s Disaster
Recovery services help clients quickly and easily resume operations on the Bloomberg
Terminal, no matter where employees are located.
Disaster Recovery services
When an unanticipated circumstance causes it affects normal business operations,
Bloomberg's Disaster Recovery services helps users speedily with ease proceed
operations, In spite of the person's location.
Real-time experience to students
The benefits of Bloomberg terminal to students were appreciated in the institutes of
national importance like IIM Bangalore, IIM Calcutta etc. But there is a lot of space
for expansion in Indian Universities. Now several institutions and universities are on
the track towards establishing this terminal to make themselves the attractive
These labs aid students by giving access to the empirical data for research and assist
them in placements with their increased proficiency in financial markets. It lays
foundation for doctoral studies in the discipline of Applied Finance. It provides
support to Financial Engineering in giving an idea about the feasibility of creating
financial products in the market and the list is not exhaustive. With gates open to
information of Bankruptcy across the globe, Mergers etc. i.e., both qualitative and
quantitative data, the tyros can find this as the best place for enjoying the aesthetic
nature of Finance and its branches.
Prof. Syed Hasan Jafar
Ritu Parna Bagchi (MBA 2020-22)
BH VSN Manoj Kumar (MBA 2020-22)
Pisapati Sri Venkata Sumanth (MBA 2020-22)