Answered By: Poping Lin
Last Updated: Dec 18, 2015     Views: 6213

All the databases below cover worldwide private and public companies with company profiles, financials, significant development or latest news, executives/directors’ quick biographies, and peer analysis.

You may begin with the following databases:

Database

Strengths/Unique Features

OneSource

Includes some analyst reports, market data, list of brands, industry ratios. To create a list of companies by criteria click on "build a list" under Companies.

Capital IQ

It includes auditable financials, PE and VC companies and funded firms, who knows whom relationship path. Data can be searched by various data points.  To create a list, go the Screening tab, then click Company Screening. Note: You must sign up for remote access to Capital IQ.  See link above for more information.

Thomson ONE

It includes public and venture backed companies from most countries. Current and historical company SEC filings, company and industry analyst reports, private equity and deal information.


Additional databases:

Database

Strengths/Unique Features

FactSet

A comprehensive platform used to analyze financial data from global equity and fixed income markets, and public and private companies.

Orbis

Global company database produced by Bureau van Dijk that is unique in its breadth of geographies and extent of companies covered as well as the availability of private company financial information.