Only at UIC Liautaud: Bloomberg Hands-on Training - October 23

Don't miss out on this opportunity to get hands-on training directly from Bloomberg LP representatives, Eric Schwartz and John Fox who operate out of the New York-based Core Analytics group. They will be on campus in Douglas Hall 170 for two 1-hour sessions to train students on the following:

- Introduction to terminal navigation, finding tickers, and communication

- News & the Economy - which numbers do we watch, how to stay informed!

- Overview of Equity research and company analysis, the Fixed Income markets and rates, Foreign Exchange markets, and Commodities

- How to create and manage a portfolio on the terminal

- Leveraging our people search functions to assist in career searches

- How to extract Bloomberg data into Excel (time permitting) 

Students can also get hands-on experience using the new Bloomberg terminals during walk-in hours from 2pm-4pm with Professor John Miller, PhD.

RSVP today because seats are limited in the lab!  E-mail jpmill@uic.edu to reserve your seat.

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DATE:  Wednesday, October 23

LOCATION:  CME LAB, Douglas Hall 170

HANDS ON TRIAL WALK-INS:  2pm-4pm

TRAINING SESSION #1: 4pm-5pm

TRAINING SESSION #2: 5pm-6pm

RSVP: jpmill@uic.edu

Boost your Knowledge & Credibility with Bloomberg!

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More About John P. Miller, Ph.D. – jpmill@uic.edu
John is currently a clinical assistant professor of finance and director of the CME Foundation Market Training Lab at the University of Illinois at Chicago.  Prior to joining UIC, Dr. Miller was a director of Quantitative Research at Citadel Investment Group in the fixed income arbitrage group; he has also served in different capacities at Greenwich Capital, Lehman Brothers and Bear Stearns.  Dr. Miller received his B.A. in economics from Moorhead State University, and a M.S. and Ph.D. in economics from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.