Patricia Berens

AtoZ Databases Replaces ReferenceUSA

Are you used to using ReferenceUSA for looking up small, private companies or for producing lists of potential competitors or employers?  AtoZ Databases is a very similar product with the advantage of a better user interface and much larger download limit (1000 records per search).  Give it a try and let us know (research@babson.edu) which…

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ebrary will experience downtime on Tuesday Nov. 26th starting at 8pm

ebrary platform will experience interruptions in service (up to 2 hours) for scheduled maintenance starting at 8pm on Tuesday, Nov. 26th. We apologize for any inconvenience.

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Patricia Berens

Data Downloading and Excel Templates in Bloomberg

You think Bloomberg is cool?  Wait till you see the Excel-linked templates for use!  Come to a “Bloomberg Friday” session and learn all about it! When:    Friday, Nov. 22 at 2 p.m. Where:  Cutler Center in Horn Library

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Capital IQ Excel Plug-in issue has been resolved

Capital IQ has been able to fix the intermittent performance issues.  The Excel plug-in should be functioning correctly now.   S&P Capital IQ’s Excel Plug-In is experiencing intermittent performance issues. Their technology team is actively working to resolve the issue. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause and appreciate your patience as they work…

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Patricia Berens

Friday 11/15: Creating & Analyzing Your Portfolio in Bloomberg

It’s Bloomberg Friday again! Come and learn how to manage fixed income and equity portfolios using Bloomberg’s cool features! When: 2 p.m. Where: Cutler Center in Horn Library Next session: 11/22 Data Downloading and Excel Templates in Bloomberg

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Patricia Berens

Frost & Sullivan View & Download Limit Lifted

Trial access to Frost & Sullivan’s market research goes through Nov. 25. The vendor has told us that the report access limits have been lifted. If you are still experiencing issues, please let us know via email: research@babson.edu.   Find the link to Frost & Sullivan on the Library’s Databases A-Z page.   Please let us know…

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Patricia Berens

Bloomberg Apps for use in Babson Classes

Bloomberg Friday is almost here!  This week’s topic is Bloomberg Apps for use in Babson Classes.   Whether OEM, Strategy, Corporate Finance, or other courses, see how Bloomberg can be used for course assignments. When:  Friday, Nov. 8th at 2:00 p.m. Where:  Cutler Center in Horn Library Hope you can come!

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Library catalog may be unavailable during a scheduled maintenance Saturday evening

The library catalog may be unavailable from Saturday Nov. 2nd at 11pm through Sunday Nov. 3rd at 3am due to a scheduled maintenance by the vendor.  We apologize for any inconvenience.

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Patricia Berens

Bond Basics in Bloomberg – Friday Nov. 1st Workshop in Cutler

Uncertain about fixed income, but curious? Find out how to understand bond markets using Bloomberg. When: Friday, 11/1 at 2 p.m. Where: Cutler Center in Horn Library

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Patricia Berens

Upcoming Bloomberg Friday Topics

Workshops are held in the Cutler Center/Horn Library at 2 p.m. 11/1    Bond Basics in Bloomberg 11/8    Bloomberg apps for use in Babson classes 11/15  Creating and analyzing your portfolio in Bloomberg 11/22  Data downloading and Excel templates in Bloomberg

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