All aboard the Bloomberg Career Express

All aboard the Bloomberg Career Express

September 3, 2015

This year marks Bloomberg 25th years in Singapore and as part of our anniversary celebrations; we are launching a one-of-a kind recruitment drive targeted at students in local educational institutions. On September 7th, the Bloomberg

A Promising Young Technologist

September 2, 2015

Meet Stephen B., age 14. Stephen recently graduated from Joyce Kilmer Middle School in Trenton, New Jersey. He’s had a much more productive summer than I did at his age. Stephen has had a lot of fun this summer, but he did so as an intern for Bloomberg Princeton R&D.

The African Development Bank Announces Expansion of its African Bond Index

September 2, 2015

The African Development Bank (AfDB) through the African Financial Markets Initiative (AFMI) launched its AfDB/ AFMISM Bloomberg® African Bond Index (ABABI) in February 2015.  Calculated by Bloomberg Indices, the composite index is currently comprised of the Bloomberg South Africa, Egypt, Nigeria and Kenya local currency sovereign indices and will be joined from October 2015 by Botswana and Namibia.

Bloomberg Launches Electronic Trading Platform in Japan

September 1, 2015

Bloomberg Tradebook Japan Limited (“Tradebook Japan”) today announced the launch of its Electronic Trading Platform (ETP) in Japan, in support of the September 1 mandate for banks and securities firms to use electronic platforms for specified over-the-counter (OTC) derivative transactions.

Data for Good Exchange Registration is Open

Data for Good Exchange Registration is Open

August 27, 2015

Registration is open for Bloomberg’s 2015 Data for Good Exchange in NYC on September 28. Bloomberg Philanthropies’ Dr. Kelly Henning joins as one of the distinguished keynote speakers.

Summer Heats Up For Commodities

August 27, 2015

Although big price swings might generate headlines, every day, commodity traders and professionals have to sift through thousands of data points to try to piece together a narrative for the market and eventually, a trading strategy.

Accessing Liquidity in Emerging Markets

August, 27 2015

Earlier this week, Sri Lanka’s leading brokerage company NDB Securities announced its adoption of Bloomberg Execution Management System (EMSX) for direct routing of orders with the Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE).

Bloomberg Women in Technology (BWIT)–Taking Gender Out of Coding

Bloomberg Women in Technology (BWIT)–Taking Gender Out of Coding

August 18, 2015

Bloomberg Women in Technology sponsored its annual CodeCon contest using playful fruit avatars to keep the competition gender neutral.

How We Work: Verticals Goes Agile

How We Work: Verticals Goes Agile

August 13, 2015

Bloomberg employees are always finding new ways to work. A method for software development called Agile is quickly gaining popularity, in particular, a version called scrum.

The Balancing Act: Working While Parenting or Parenting While Working?

The Balancing Act: Working While Parenting or Parenting While Working?

August 13, 2015

With last week’s announcement that their employees will be offered unlimited maternity and paternity leave, Netflix became the latest company to address parents’ increasingly vocal desire to strike a better balance between work and family life.

Diversifying the Tech Sector: Bay Area Organizations Meet  with Congressional Black Caucus Leaders

Diversifying the Tech Sector: Bay Area Organizations Meet with Congressional Black Caucus Leaders

August 13, 2015

Members of the Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) Diversity Task Force visited the Bloomberg Tech Hub in San Francisco on Tuesday in a final stop of a tour through Silicon Valley this week to advance the CBC TECH 2020 initiative.

CodeNow in a Box

CodeNow in a Box

August 12, 2015

100 NYC High School students participate in largest ever CodeNow In a Box workshop at Bloomberg.