A CSLLFI alumnus gained a top score on the Bloomberg Aptitude Test this past June of 2014. The exam, designed by the Bloomberg Institute, the educational division of the financial information powerhouse Bloomberg, LP, tests students on eight areas of finance. Bloomberg’s goal in administering the exam is to connect employers in the financial industry with the top promising prospects out of colleges and universities.
Over 100,000 students have taken the exam worldwide. The top performers of each month’s 100 question exam are featured in Bloomberg Institute’s Hall of Fame. In June of 2014, CSLLFI alumnus Ryan Balderian, class of 2014, achieved a score of 650, the third highest score in Asia and the Pacific, placing him in the 99th percentile of all test-takers globally. It was also the highest score of any student from the Philippines.