S&P Capital IQ is a web-based platform that combines deep information on companies, markets and people worldwide. Over 62,000 public companies and 4.4 million private companies are profiled. Further, users can analyze company performance of industry-leading financials with over 5,000 individual data items, including industry-specific metrics on 17 industries. Tap into deep fundamental data covering equities, fixed income, capital structure, credit ratings, transactions, private equity firm profiles, ownership, business relationships and more.
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Current Ryerson students and faculty must register with a valid Ryerson email address in order to access Capital IQ, then follow these instructions to complete the self-registration process.
Mergent Online offers company financials for over 25,000 U.S. active and inactive companies as well as international companies. Included are current and retrospective financial statements, long-term debt, corporate history, property, subsidiaries, officers and directors, and annual reports from globally listed companies. . The “Mergent Private Company Search” tab provides access to Dun and Bradstreet's Million Dollar Directory, containing brief information. For a large selection of U.S. and international publicly-traded companies Mergent Online provides profitability, liquidity, debt-management, asset-management and per-share ratios. Connect to the Mergent Online basic search page. In the company search box, Enter ticker or company name, and select the desired company. At the company home page select Financials, then Ratios. Companies can also be identified by searching with NAICS or SIC codes.
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Factiva, a Dow Jones & Reuters Company, provides global content with multiple language interfaces and multilingual content covering nearly 8,000 sources. Factiva provides access to global and local newspapers, magazines, industry-specific journals and newsletters, newswires, media programs, and websites. Company Research Tools Perform company screening on a collection of nearly 24,000 global companies using 26 criteria. Current quotes and market data are available. Instrument types supported include global stocks, market indices, mutual funds and corporate bonds.
Nexis Uni® features more than 15,000 news, business and legal sources from LexisNexis—including U.S. Supreme Court decisions dating back to 1790—with an intuitive interface that offers quick discovery across all content types, personalization features such as Alerts and saved searches and a collaborative workspace with shared folders and annotated documents.
FP Advisor, previously known as FPInfomart, provides reliable news and social data, accurate analytics and true insights that serve as trusted guides to Canada’s best marketers and communicators. Provides the tools and insights needed to manage and improve media strategies and campaigns. FP Advisor delivers integrated solutions, including media monitoring and analytics, Research and Insights Reports, Executive Summaries and corporate data to major players in virtually every industry.
EDGAR, the Electronic Data Gathering, Analysis, and Retrieval system, performs automated collection, validation, indexing, acceptance, and forwarding of submissions by companies and others who are required by law to file forms with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).
All companies, foreign and domestic, are required to file registration statements, periodic reports, and other forms electronically through EDGAR. Anyone can access and download this information for free. Here you'll find links to a complete list of filings available through EDGAR and instructions for searching the EDGAR database.