Loyola University Chicago

Quinlan School of Business

Getting Started

You can access to the platform at any dual-screen computers in the Business Analytics Lab without login. The Excel Plug-in requires login credentials, if needed, please send a request to analyticslab@luc.edu.


Capital IQ startup icon is located within the Finance folder on the desktop. Upon double-clicking the icon you will automatically land on the “My Capital IQ”  page and ready to go. Click “Help” on the top right corner and then click “Help Topics Directory” to get a full list of help topics.


Here is a list of S&P Capital IQ Basics training videos about some key platform functionalities that help you get started quickly.