We have partnered with TD Ameritrade, Bloomberg (BAT), and STOCKR to bring you a webinar series highlighting some free and easy tools that you can incorporate into your finance lab.
STOCKR – Making Stock Research More “Social”
By combining financial market data and news with social technology, Stockr is transforming the way individual investors, industry experts, and public companies connect and discuss what’s moving the stock market. Applied to universities, Stockr is a free platform where students, alumni, faculty and staff can connect based on a common passion for public companies and markets.
Presenters : Ryan Cahoy (Rise Display / Andrew Pevsner (STOCKR)
Register for May 20 (2pm Eastern / 11am Pacific)
*TD Ameritrade – Leveraging a Real-World Trading Platform
Get elite-level tools and analytics with thinkorswim paperMoney, the virtual trading platform from TD Ameritrade. Trade equities, options, futures, and forex in your own personal trading HQ powered by insights, education, and tools to help you nail even complex strategies and techniques. The platform is completely free to universities and allows professors to hold real-time competitions to introduce students to Wall-Street.
Presenters: Ryan Cahoy (Rise Display) / Mary Ryan (TD-Ameritrade)
Register for May 21 (2pm Eastern / 11am Pacific)
*TD Ameritrade and Rise Display are separate and unaffiliated firms, and each is not responsible for the products and services of the other. TD Ameritrade, Inc., member FINRA/SIPC/NFA.
Bloomberg BAT – Help Students Find Careers in Finance
Finding a job in finance or business is difficult, and it’s not always fair. The Bloomberg Aptitude Test (BAT) offers an innovative and meritocratic way to help students get more interviews. For employers the Bloomberg Talent Search offers a fast and cost-effective approach to finding choice candidates year-round and globally. Best of all the test is completely free for students.
Presenters: Ryan Cahoy (Rise Display) / Jesus Diaz (Bloomberg)
Register for May 22 (2pm Eastern / 11am Pacific)
During each webinar we will start by talking about some of the recent lab stats collected during our polls with over 200 finance labs (You can view the Infographic here). Followed by a short overview of the free tool and how it can fit into your Finance Lab. And we will save plenty of time for open Q & A to allow you to ask questions.
More Information available at www.universityfinancelab.com