Bloomberg is a key source for current and historical pricing on equities, fixed income securities, foreign exchange and commodities, as well as indicative and fundamental data, customized analytics and business news. Bloomberg also provides company profiles and financial statements, analysts’ forecasts, worldwide financial market news, and multimedia interviews and presentations by key players in business and finance.


There are ten Bloomberg terminals available at the Library. You need a personal account to use Bloomberg. Double click on the icon for Bloomberg and when prompted to login in, insert your credentials. If you don’t have an account yet, click on the link that says “create a new login.”

Excel Add-in

To install the excel add-in please go to Options > Add-ins > COM add-ins > Bloomberg. Close the excel file and open it again. If this doesn’t work, please call a librarian.

Monthly downloading limit

All Bloomberg terminals have a monthly downloading limit. If we have reached the downloading limit, users will see the following error message when they try to download data: #N/A Limit. In this case, please use another terminal.

Error 102

This error happens due to multiple login fails. Please warn a librarian about this issue.


Nova SBE students can sign up to Bloomberg monthly webinars and gain more insight into how to use the Bloomberg terminal. Once you sign up you will receive confirmation the folllowing day after 9 a.m. GMT and will be able to join these using your personal computer.

The dates and times will be advertised on the library website.


The Certification is available through the Bloomberg Terminal at no cost.