Following the guidelines of the Rotman School of Management and the University of Toronto, the BMO Financial Group Finance Research and Trading Lab (BMO FRT-Lab) will be closed until further notice with no access either during regular hours or with key-FOB after hours. Please visit. If students or faculty have any questions about the (BMO FRT-Lab) resources, research support, information requests, or the closure in general, please CLICK HERE for more detailed information.


Time slots can be booked for classes, tutorials, or other events through the lab scheduling system (as shown in the Calendar below).

Rotman graduate students and Rotman Faculty have 24 hour access to the BMO FRT-Lab (please check to ensure that the Lab has not been reserved before entering).

U of T students using the BMO FRT-Lab for their courses have access from Monday to Friday from 8:45AM to 7:00PM (Summer Hours: 8:45AM to 5:00PM).

If a class starts/ends after 7:00pm, the BMO FRT-Lab door will be open to facilitate students' access to the facility.

If you would like to inquire about Corporate Bookings, please send your email to for more details.

Lab Assistant Hours

Lab assistants are available from 9:00am to 7:00pm during fall/spring semesters, or by appointment. Please send your email to to schedule.

Please note that key passes are required to access the BMO FRT-Lab on weekends and after 7:00PM, Monday to Friday (5:00PM, Monday to Friday during the Summer).