Databases

To support the creation of impactful research which is world leading, as well as providing a learning and teaching environment to match, the Accounting and Finance Division has invested in a classleading provision of databases. This in-depth range of access is supported by dedicated Research Officers responsible for managing and maintaining databases, and educating end-users in the use of databases resources. Finally, this area is further enhanced by a support tier of specially trained academic researchers, available to assist staff and students with database specific knowledge and access techniques.

In addition to a fully-equipped financial trading room, boasting a full suite of Bloomberg and Thomson Eikon/Thomson Datastream terminals, the following databases/resources are available within the Division:

  • Audit Analytics
  • Bankfocus
  • Bank Regulatory Dataset
  • Boardex
  • Beauhurst
  • Bureau Van Dijk Fame
  • Capital IQ Platform
  • Centre for Research in Security Prices (CRSP)
  • China Stock Market and Accounting Research (CSMAR)
  • Compustat Execucomp
  • Compustat Global
  • Compustat N.America
  • Creditsafe
  • Federal Reserve Bank
  • FitchConnect
  • Institutional Investors
  • Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS): Directors
  • Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS): Governance
  • Lexis-Nexis
  • Morningstar Direct
  • RateWatch
  • Research Quotient
  • SEC-mandated Disclosure of Order Execution Statistics
  • SNL Financial
  • Thomson One
  • Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S Estimates
  • Thomson Reuters Institutional (13f) Holdings
  • Trace Bond Data
  • Wharton Research Database Systems (WRDS)