Finance databases

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Coverage: A leading global provider for business and financial market news. It provides both real-time and archived financial and market data, including global equities, fixed income, derivatives, foreign exchange, M&A, debt markets, commodities, energy, economics, earnings estimates, etc.
Note: Available on 1 PC outside room 210, Central Library and in the UC Trading Room on Level 1 of Meremere. For help contact the Business Subject Librarian.
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CRSP US stock database
Coverage: Contains end-of-day and month-end prices on all listed NYSE, Amex, and NASDAQ common stocks along with basic market indices, and includes the most comprehensive distribution information available, with the most accurate total return calculations.
Note: Available on 1 PC outside room 210, Central Library and in the UC Trading Room on Level 1 of Meremere. For help contact the Business Subject Librarian.
Help: Documentation and guides
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Coverage: International financial, economic, stock market and company data. Includes coverage of equities, stock market and bond indices, economic statistics, foreign exchange rates, interest rates, fixed income instruments and derivatives.
Publication types: Company and financial data, economic statistics
Note: Available via either web or Software Centre, and in the UC Trading Room
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IBIS World : industry market research
Coverage: Research products covering almost every industry in the economy, the major organisations that operate in these industries as well as the industry risks and economic drivers that these companies need to manage.
Publication types: reports
Note: Library subscription only includes access to the NZ industry reports.
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International country risk guide
Coverage: International Country Risk Guide (ICRG) database provides political, economic, and financial risk ratings and forecasts.
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International financial statistics
Coverage: Includes all series appearing on the IFS Country Pages; exchange rate series for all Fund member countries, plus Aruba and the Netherlands Antilles; major Fund accounts series; and most other world, area, and country series from the IFS World Tables.
Date range: 1948-
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NZX Company research
Coverage: NZX's Company Research service is a comprehensive collection of data about New Zealand listed companies. Includes data from annual reports, prices, charts, forecasts, NZCSD holders and institutions and indices.
Date range: Mostly current, but some data 1998-
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OECD iLibrary
Coverage: Provides access to all OECD books, periodicals and statistical databases.
Date range: 1998-
Publication types: Books, journals, statistics
Note: UC subscription does not include all titles - a smiley face icon indicates full access.
Help: Getting started (PDF)
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Coverage: A global database covering 100 million listed and unlisted companies. Information includes detailed current and historical financials, ratios, ownership, directors, company / industry research reports, annual reports, news articles, global public / private M&A deals and corporate actions (registry filings). Financials are also standardised for cross border comparison between New Zealand and other countries. Global reports are found under the original documents heading. Industry reports are found under the Research heading.
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Reserve Bank of New Zealand statistics
Coverage: The A-Z list of statistics includes exchange rates, interest rates, official cash rates, government bonds, inflation statistics, etc.
Access: No access restrictions

SNL financial
Coverage: Covers North American and international banking and insurance private and public companies. Provides standardized and as-reported financials, sector-specific templates, asset-level data, mapping and regulatory data, along with analytical tools to help with company assessment.
Note: Each user must register and have their own login id and password (you must use your UC email address to register).
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