Christ Church Business School Trading Floor

Our Christ Church Business School Trading Floor offers Accounting and Finance students the chance to gain practical experience of trade floor activities and financial market analysis.

We are one of the few universities in the UK offering direct use of Bloomberg data, information and analytics in a dedicated trading room which provides a simulation of what it’s like to work on a real trading floor in the financial district.

Vice Chancellor Prof. Rama Thirunamachandran is shown round our Christ Church Business School Trading Floor
Vice-Chancellor Prof. Rama Thirunamachandran visits our Christ Church Business School Trading Floor

As an undergraduate Accounting and/or Finance student, you will have easy access to historical data, asset prices, macroeconomic data and financial statement information – all of which can be used for research and knowledge exchange purposes. You will also be able to develop your own trading strategies and portfolio management styles tailored to your risk profile as part of your hands-on learning experience here at Christ Church Business School.

Real-world data

As part of your learning experience you will be exposed to live tick-by-tick changes in prices observed in:

Use real-world data to analyse financial markets
  • Global stock markets
  • Government and corporate bond markets
  • Global credit markets
  • Currency markets
  • Commodity markets

You will also be able to observe live financial market reaction to macroeconomic news and random events, both economic and geopolitical, giving you an insight into the way global markets respond to these events.

Competitive advantage

Our Trading Fllor highlights our commitment to delivering the very best experience for our students, giving you an edge in a competitive global jobs market – demonstrating that you can quickly contribute to any employer’s business.

To find out more about our School, browse the links on the left hand side of the page. You can also find out more about our exciting business management, accounting and finance degrees by visiting our online prospectus.


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Last edited: 09/04/2019 14:00:00