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Keeley Finance Lab
Keeley Finance Lab
Christopher K. Keeley Finance Lab

Learn real-world investing in our Finance Lab

DePaul University is home to the state-of-the-art Christopher L. Keeley Finance Lab, which provides students in-depth experience with some of the leading technology and software in use by professionals today.

The finance lab, located on the fifth floor of the DePaul Center on the Loop Campus, hosts:

  • Thirty dual-monitor student computer stations
  • Newswire services
  • Analytical portfolio tools and analytics
  • Trading platforms
  • Risk management software
  • Twelve Bloomberg Terminals
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  • Introduction to Finance
  • Corporate Finance
  • Money and Banking
  • Honors Investments
  • Financial Statement Analysis
  • Portfolio Management
  • Risk Management
  • Derivatives Valuation
  • Quantitative Methods in Finance
  • Cases in Investments and Financial Engineering
  • Currency and Technical Trading
  • Applied International Portfolio Management
  • Investment Seminar

Students are encouraged to experience the hands-on training provided by these courses, and to enroll in Bloomberg Aptitude Training, which the university offers quarterly.

About Christopher L. Keeley

The lab was named in honor of the 1997 DePaul finance alumnus who died of a pulmonary embolism at age 29 in 2002. The Keeley family, who have been generous DePaul supporters for more than a decade, and the Keeley Family Foundation also donated funds to found the John L. Keeley Jr. Center for Financial Services, named for Christopher’s late father, a finance executive.