Using leading trading software in the classroom

MSc Trading and_Risk students

If you study MSc Finance and Investment at USW, you will be taught with the leading trading software, Thomson Reuters Eikon.

Used by investment bankers on a daily basis, Thomson Reuters Eikon provides you intuitive, real time access to precise news in financial markets.  It offers a wealth of financial and market information including prices of shares, funds, commodities and much more!

If you are interested in working as an investment advisor for your clients, you are expected to provide the most tax efficient investment portfolio selection for your client according to his or her personal and financial circumstances.

We have designed a number of assessments which encourage you to take advantage of the financial data provided by Thomson Reuters Eikon and perform analytical evaluations before providing tailored investment advice to your client.