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Bloomberg for Education Certification

Overview

The BMO Financial Group Finance Research and Trading Lab is pleased to Introduce the Bloomberg ESG Certificate and Bloomberg Market Concept (BMC) offered by Bloomberg for Education.

The training and certification are free of charge for Rotman Commerce and Rotman School of Management Students.

The Bloomberg certification is a self-paced, interactive e-learning course that Introduces learners to the platform using various Bloomberg functions and Finance-related topics remotely and shows learners how to implement ESG strategies and prepare ESG reports for regulators through the lens of a fictitious buy-side asset management firm.

Rotman students will have access to the certificates for free using Bloomberg Terminal or the Bloomberg for Education website to complete both the BMC and ESG certificates online.

Please scroll down for full information about the modules and how to register.

Training & Certification List

Bloomberg ESG Certificate

Self-paced, interactive e-learning course that shows learners how to implement ESG strategies and prepare ESG reports for regulators through the lens of a fictitious buy-side asset management firm.

You’ll follow practitioners at the firm as they launch new ESG products to meet client demand and implement ESG strategies into their investment process.

By taking the certificate, you will:

    • Describe ESG trends and common ESG investment strategies.
    • Explain how shareholder activism influences corporate behaviour
    • Practice tasks within various stages of the investment process

The certification is available through the Bloomberg Terminal at BCER <GO> or through the Bloomberg for Education website.

Bloomberg Market Concepts (BMC)

Self-paced e-learning course that provides an interactive introduction to the financial markets. BMC consists of 3 sections — Core Concepts (includes four modules – Economic Indicators, Currencies, Fixed Income, Equities), Getting Started on the Terminal and Portfolio Management. The sections are woven together from Bloomberg data, news, analytics and television.

The certification is available through the Bloomberg Terminal at BMC <GO> or through the Bloomberg for Education website.

Eligibility

The training and certification are free of charge for Rotman Commerce and Rotman School of Management Students.