Company and financial information sources

Bloomberg
Bloomberg contains current and historical financial information on individual equities, stock market indices, fixed-income securities, currencies, commodities, and futures.

COMPUSTAT
COMPUSTAT Global provides data on publicly traded companies in more than 80 countries. COMPUSTAT North America contains Standard and Poor's data on more that 24,000 public companies.

CRSP
CRSP is the Center for Research in Security Prices, including security price, return and volume data for the NYSE, AMEX and Nasdaq stock markets. It contains CRSP daily and monthly stocks, CRSP 1925 US indices and CRSP/COMPUSTAT merged. All of these datasets are quarterly updated.

DataStream
Current and historical global market and company financial data, including info on equities, unit and investment trusts, market indices, bonds, international macroeconomics, commodities, interest rates, exchange rates, futures and options.

DealScan
DealScan contains information on the global commercial loan market. It provides access to Loan Pricing Corporation's (LPC's) database of detailed terms and conditions on over 131,000 loan, high-yield bond and private placement transactions.

EBSCOhost Business Source Ultimate
Includes:

  • Academic journal articles: major source
  • Company Profiles: International Datamonitor Profiles from the world’s largest companies
  • Country Reports: Including economic competitiveness reports, political risk yearbooks and emerging markets monitor
  • Market Research Reports: market research handbooks and Datamonitor Marketwatch reports
  • Industry Profiles: Country and geographic areas analyses, including market forecast data and reports frome EIU covering key industries
  • SWOT analyses from Gartner Inc, working papers, case studies and analyst and executive interviews

EBSCO Mobile for using EBSCO on a smart phone, if you are using an iPad use the above link as normal.

EconLit
Abstracts of economic academic literature, including country studies, econometrics, economic forecasting, labour economics and monetary theory.

EDGAR
Securities and Exchange Commission filings for U.S. private companies. Includes registration statements, periodic reports, and other forms.

Financial data on over 3 million UK and Irish companies, with 2.6m records in detail.

IBES
IBES History detail and Current detail provides estimates for more than 60,000 companies in 67 countries worldwide. Available via Thomson One.
 

Moody’s Default and Recovery Database (DRD)

Moody’s Default & Recovery Database (DRD) provides comprehensive data on defaults, recovery from default, and rating changes (at both the security and issuer level) for over 417,000 individual debt securities. It includes both corporate and sovereign entities and default history starting from 1920.

Option Metrics (Ivy DB US)
Historical price and implied volatility data from US equity and index option markets.

Orbis Europe
Orbis Europe is a subset of Bureau van Dijk’s global ‘Orbis’ tool.  It holds information on public and private banks, insurance firms, and industrial companies across 56 European countries.  It contains over 105 million companies on its system, which is updated on a weekly basis.

Oriana
Oriana provides company and financial information for over 80,000 firms across the Asia-Pacific region.

RepRisk
A database containing information on environmental, social, and governance (ESG) risks. Includes ESG and reputational risk data on 130,000+ public & private companies from all sectors and countries with 12 years of history. Includes risk metrics and underlying scores to assess and benchmark the risk exposure and business conduct of companies.

Risk.net
Risk.net is an online portal dedicated to risk management, derivatives and complex financial products. Content includes full access to Risk journals plus industry news and analysis.

S&P Capital IQ
Provides data on public and private companies, investment firms, capital transactions, and people. Offers sophisticated retrieval and personalization tools to create bespoke reports.

S&P Global Market Intelligence
A global financial database providing news, macroeconomic data and financials and analytics of banks and insurance companies.

Statista
A statistics portal that provides direct access to quantitative data on media, business, finance, politics; offers comprehensive industry reports on 1000 industry topics, market forecasts and infographics. Registered users have access to individualised functions including saving favourites, receiving alerts, creating own collections and exporting.

Thomson One
Company analysis containing company overviews, news, prices, financials, estimates, filings, research reports, deals and more. Includes:

  • IBES History detail and Current detail providing estimates for more than 60,000 companies in 67 count ies worldwide.
  • Investext broker and equity research reports.

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 ZEPHYR
Info on mergers and acquisitions, IPOs, joint ventures, private equity and venture capital deals, with five years of global coverage.

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