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Cornell-Tsinghua MBA/FMBA Library Introduction: Favorite Management Library Resources

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Learn to use Bloomberg!

While you are on campus, schedule a consultation to learn how to use this essential database.

Bloomberg is one of the world's premier financial databases and provides data on equities, indices, commodities, currencies, and more. Information on M&A deals, IPOs, and league tables are available in pre-build and customized screens. Excel API and Launchpad allow you to analyze data and customize views. BU<GO> takes you an online training center with videos and BLP has documents covering top functions.

When To Use: 

Use to find nearly any type of financial data, including quotes and technical analysis of U.S. and international securities. Bloomberg provides access to leagues tables for underwriters of equities, fixed income, and mergers & acquisitions. Three terminals are available in the Management Library. Students will need to create their own Bloomberg account on the system.

Capital IQ


Capital IQ is a premier financial database that provides easy-to-use tools for financial statement analysis, comparables analysis, financial modeling, sector analysis, and charting, plus high-level overviews of industries, financial markets, and regional economies. Ideal for researching companies (both public and private), deals (M&A and security issuance), and private equity and venture capital deals.

When To Use: 

Use for researching public and privately held companies, transactions, and professionals worldwide. For questions about accessing Capital IQ at dedicated terminals in the Management Library (computers 11 & 12) including the Excel API, please contact us to learn more.

Students in finance courses may want to register to obtain a Capital IQ login.

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