Master the latest financial tools and technologies, delve into a wealth of financial information through financial resources and databases, and get a real taste of the trading ring through our interactive trading sessions.

Established in 2006, The American University in Cairo (AUC) School of Business Financial Lab offers a state-of-the-art instructional facility that aims to integrate hands-on financial services practice with classroom financial concepts, such as securities trading, risk management, and asset allocation. This first-of-its-kind center in the region offers students, researchers and professionals access to real-time financial data, professional research tools, and leading analytical software, replicating a real-life trading room environment.


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Student Services

  • Mini-classes to assist students in using and understanding financial technology and databases

  • Interactive trading sessions to help students construct informed and well-researched investment portfolios

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Faculty and researchers

  • Data and software facilities

  • Permanent lab assistants

  • Standard and customized financial training programs to improve performance and enhance the know-how of finance professionals

Refinitiv Financial Databases

Refinitiv Financial Databases

Refinitiv Eikon

Designed to help users get more powerful search, faster access to news and better answers to their queries.

Refinitiv DataStream Professional

A comprehensive database that enables sophisticated analysis and mapping of historical trends and relationships across a broad range of financial instruments.

Contact Us

AUC School of Business Financial Lab
AUC Avenue P.O. Box 74, New Cairo, 11835, Egypt 
t: +20.2.2615.2793