Value of Director Social Capital—How Connectivity Impacts Corporate Compensation Highlighted in Wharton Research Data Services Best Paper

PHILADELPHIA–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS), the award-winning data research platform and business intelligence tool for corporate, academic and government institutions worldwide, is pleased to announce Stephen Ferris, Senior Associate Dean for Graduate Studies and Research, Trulaske College of Business, University of Missouri; David Javakhadze, Assistant Professor of Finance, FloridaRead More

Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS) — 沃顿研究数据服务 (WRDS)

WRDS支持30多个国家的超过50,000家企业、学术和政府客户进行全球研究和分析,包括会计、银行、经济、ESG、金融、保险、市场营销和统计 • 作为沃顿商学院的一部分,WRDS是一个强大的计算平台,提供无与伦比的途径,让您访问全球财务数据、研究实用程序,并洞察最新的学术研究创新。 • 我们提供吸引和留住优秀教师和思想领袖的工具。 • 表明您的机构致力于有影响力的研究和更深的学习体验。 您的同行机构目前通过WRDS访问以下强大的数据库 S&P Global Market Intelligence 金融和行业数据的领先提供商。更多>> Center for Research in Security Prices (CRSP) 提供纽约证券交易所、美国证券交易所和纳斯达克股票市场最全面的证券价格、回报和交易量数据。其它CRSP文件提供股票指数、基于beta和cap的投资组合、国债和无风险利率、共同基金和房地产等数据。更多>> CSMAR 访问中国证券市场和中国上市公司财务报表数据   更多>> Markit 深入了解安全贷款市场、欧洲主权债务和信用违约互换市场。更多>> FactSet Fundamentals, Ownership and Revere 揭开世界经济中复杂的公司网络,以更好地了解影响公司业绩的风险因素。更多>> RavenPack 使用从传统和社交媒体获得的数据增强定量研究。更多>> NYSE TAQ 访问毫秒级别的当前美国市场股票。更多>> Thomson Reuters 访问世界领先的股票持有、交易、贷款、股权等相关的数据来源。更多>> Bureau van Dijk 是一家全球公认的专门提供公共的和难以获取的私人公司信息的专业提供商。 了解有关WRDS课堂的更多信息 包括在WRDS订阅中。访问一个专为介绍金融和商业概念的教学和学习空间。教师可以使用WRDS课堂作为课程的核心组成部分,用于独立的课程或作业。通过班级帐户,讲师权限部分允许您查看学生进度和执行评估>>。 启用有影响的研究 影响是未来研究的货币:随着研究方法和发表论文转向注重影响,WRDS帮助学术领导和教师最大限度地增加他们的学术研究的影响力。 研究优势:WRDS将研究效率和速度提高了40%,减少了数据发现、分析和论文发表的时间。让研究人员访问研究应用程序和包括广泛的模板套件和示例程序在内的实用程序。WRDS通过卓越的数据访问、分析、建模工具和强大的合作伙伴关系推进了研究的影响力。 WRDS亚太地区用户包括:Read More

Wharton Research Data Services Adds Sustainalytics’ Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Data to its Award-Winning Research Platform

PHILADELPHIA–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS), the award-winning research platform and business intelligence tool for corporate, academic and government institutions worldwide, has added ESG data on more than 4,500 companies from Sustainalytics, a leading global provider of ESG and corporate governance research and ratings. A part of the Wharton SchoolRead More

Sustainalytics data — Gain Insight into ESG Risks

SUSTAINALYTICS  ̶  Access Company Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Data Key Benefits with Sustainalytics • Gain insight into companies’ policies, programs and preparedness to manage ESG risks • Easily identify ESG issues affecting a company and its industry peers • Acquire a comprehensive understanding of companies’ historical performance and theRead More

WRDS Adds SK&A Healthcare Data—Bringing Access to 1 million+ Records, Healthcare System Insight

Philadelphia, PA (BusinessWire) — Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS), the award-winning data research and business intelligence tool for corporate, academic and government institutions worldwide, is pleased to announce the addition of SK&A healthcare provider data to its platform. A part of the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, WRDSRead More

SK&A Healthcare Provider Data added to WRDS — Bringing Access to 1 million+ Records, Healthcare System Insight

Access Physicians Reference Data — Understand Trends in Physicians’ Practice Environment Why Physicians Reference Data? • Access doctor and practice specialties, including independent & hospital-affiliated practices • Utilize NPI as an identifier for linking • Track Hospital affiliations and ownership • Identify electronic medical record (EMR) usage • Review newsRead More

SK&A Healthcare data

Physicians reference data — understand trends in physicians’ practice environment. • Access doctor and practice specialties, including independent and hospital- affiliated practices • Utilize NPI as an identifier for linking • Track Hospital affiliations and ownership • Identify electronic medical record (EMR) usage • Review news reports of merger andRead More

U.S. Department of Health & Human Services

Public Healthcare Data on WRDS is provided by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project (HCUP) Diagnosis Procedures Medical Expenditure Panel Survey (MEPS) Expenditure by Healthcare Service Insurance National Tables Expenditure by Medical Condition Top Prescribed Drugs Expenditure per Event by Healthcare Service Expenditure perRead More

SK&A Healthcare Data (Coming Soon)

Access physicians reference data — understand trends in physicians’ practice environment • View doctor and practice specialties, including independent and hospital-affiliated practices • Utilize NPI as an identifier for linking • Track Hospital affiliations and ownership • Identify electronic medical record (EMR) usage • Review news reports of merger andRead More

Wharton Research Data Services Announces Best Paper Award for Research on Trust Effects in the Face of the Madoff Ponzi Scheme

PHILADELPHIA–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS), the award-winning data research platform and business intelligence tool for corporate, academic and government institutions worldwide, is pleased to announce Umit G. Gurun, Professor of Accounting and Finance at the University of Texas at Dallas; Noah Stoffman, Associate Professor of Finance at Indiana University;Read More

Wharton Research Data Services Announces Addition of Thomson Reuters SDC and KPI Datasets—Brings New Debt, Equity, and Merger Info to Researchers

PHILADELPHIA–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS), the award-winning data research platform and business intelligence tool for corporate, academic and government institutions worldwide, announces the addition of three new Thomson Reuters datasets to its platform; SDC New Issues, I/B/E/S Key Performance Indicators (KPIs), and SDC Mergers & Acquisitions data. A partRead More

WRDS Announces Addition of American Hospital Association Census Data — Bringing Credible, Consistent Data on US Hospitals to Researchers

PHILADELPHIA–(BUSINESS WIRE) — Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS), the award-winning data research platform and business intelligence tool for corporate, academic and government institutions worldwide, is pleased to announce the addition of the American Hospital Association Data to its platform. A part of the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania,Read More

Thomson Reuters SDC and I/B/E/S KPI data on WRDS — Access M&A, Issues of global equity & Key Performance Indicators

THOMSON REUTERS SDC & I/B/E/S KPI  — BRINGING MERGER, DEBT, AND EQUITY INFO TO WRDS RESEARCHERS SDC Mergers & Acquisitions Track changes in economic ownership at ultimate parent level in going business concerns. 150+ data elements, including target and acquirer profile information, deal terms, financial and legal advisor, stock premia,Read More

Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS) Adds Infogroup Data – Brings Community Insight to Investment Research, Government Planning and More

PHILADELPHIA–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS), the leading data research platform and business intelligence tool for corporate, academic and government institutions worldwide, is pleased to announce the addition of Infogroup Historical Data to its dataset. A part of the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, WRDS provides global corporations,Read More

WRDS Adds Infogroup Data – Brings Community Insight to Investment Research, Government Planning and More

WITH INFOGROUP, YOU HAVE THE DATA TO RESEARCH AND ANALYZE COMMUNITY GROWTH AND MARKET TRENDS Why Infogroup Historical Data? Residential Historical Data • Analyze community growth and general population differences • Access household income, home value, years in residence and location • Expose shifts in overall household economic levels CoverageRead More

Calcbench now available through WRDS

CALCBENCH — RESEARCH FINANCIAL & ACCOUNTING DATA LIKE NEVER BEFORE Access data parsed out of the footnotes of SEC filings — fully harness the power of the new government mandated data standard XBRL, yielding an unprecedented direct line into the SEC’s corporate financial data repository. Why Calcbench? • All dataRead More

Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS) Adds Calcbench – Yielding an Unprecedented Direct Line into the SEC’s Corporate Financial Data Repository

PHILADELPHIA–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS), the award-winning data research platform and business intelligence tool for corporate, academic and government institutions worldwide, is pleased to announce the addition of Calcbench to its offerings. A part of the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, WRDS provides global corporations, universities andRead More

Eurekahedge

Access Eurekahedge’s suite of 26,000 interactive hedge funds and 200+ alternative fund indices.   For pricing information please contact: Eurekahedge Email: advisor@eurekahedge.com US & Europe: +1 646 380 1932 | Asia: +65 6212 0925

American Hospital Association

Data collected by the American Hospital Association represents the single best source for credible, consistent information about the nation’s hospitals. AHA Data provides easy, streamlined access to multiple data sets that cover demographic, operational, financial and IT characteristics of the nation’s hospitals. Data Available AHA Annual Survey Database (ASDBs) AHARead More

Infogroup

With Infogroup, you have the data to research and analyze community growth and market trends. Residential Historical Data • Analyze community growth and general population differences • Access household income, home value, years in residence and location • Expose shifts in overall household economic levels Historic Business Data • AnalyzeRead More

SAS Visual Analytics now available on WRDS

THROUGH INNOVATIVE ANALYTICS, SAS® ENABLES RESEARCHERS TO MAKE BETTER DECISIONS FASTER – WRDS IS SAS POWERED WRDS and SAS share the commitment to delivering valuable solutions and improving our researchers’ experience. Why SAS? • All WRDS databases and data processes are maintained in SAS — a convenient language to createRead More

NEW Data and Analytics on WRDS

New Analytics and Tools Classroom Tools by WRDS Real-world applications of principles, using actual company data in place of hypothetical examples. Efficient Frontier Select portfolio composition and calculate corresponding Efficient Frontier, Optimal Complete Portfolio, Optimal Risky Portfolio. Event Study by WRDS   Measure the impact on the value of aRead More

Calcbench

RESEARCH FINANCIAL & ACCOUNTING DATA LIKE NEVER BEFORE WRDS has partnered with Calcbench to create original datasets derived from the footnotes of SEC filings. Access data parsed out of the footnotes of SEC filings—fully harness the power of the new government mandated data standard XBRL, yielding an unprecedented direct line into the SEC’sRead More

WRDS Announces Addition of 2iQ – Bringing Power of Insider Transaction Data to Financial Research

BusinessWire  Philadelphia, PA — Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS), the award-winning data research platform and business intelligence tool, is pleased to announce the addition of 2iQ to its data offerings. A part of the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, WRDS provides global corporations, universities and government agencies theRead More

2iQ Data on WRDS

Academic Subscribers only Access 2iQ DATA on WRDS Use the predictive power of insider transaction for your research. WHY INSIDER/DIRECTOR TRANSACTION DATA? • Full global coverage • Categorize significance of trades and level of Insider • Link to the original filing • Transaction labels (capturing footnotes and events) • ValidateRead More

2iQ

2IQ provides the most accurate global insider trading data Use the predictive power of insider transaction for your investment research. WHY INSIDER/DIRECTOR TRANSACTION DATA? •Full global coverage •Categorize significance of trades and level of Insider •Link to the original filing •Transaction labels (capturing footnotes and events) •Validate Insider positions andRead More

Peters and Taylor Total Q

Extract data on firms’ “Total q” ratio and the replacement cost of firms’ intangible capital. Researchers must currently have access to Compustat. • Total q = improved Tobin’s q proxy that includes intangible capital in the denominator • Compustat firms, 1950 – 2015 Learn More For additional information please contact:Read More

SAS®

Through innovative analytics, SAS® enables researchers to make better decisions faster — WRDS is SAS® powered. WRDS and SAS share the commitment to delivering valuable solutions and improving our researchers’ experience. Learn more about SAS on WRDS Why SAS Visual Analytics? Learn More SAS Visual Analytics Demo SAS Blog ForRead More

WRDS Announces Addition of Levin Associates Health Care and Senior Care M&A — Expanding Coverage into new Sectors

PHILADELPHIA–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS), the leading data research platform and business intelligence tool for corporate, academic and government institutions worldwide, is pleased to announce the addition of Irving Levin Associates Health Care and Senior Care M&A to its data offerings. A part of the Wharton School of theRead More

Event Study by WRDS

MEASURE THE IMPACT ON THE VALUE OF A FIRM RESULTING FROM AN EVENT — INSTANT VISUALIZATION ON THE EFFECT OF EVENTS ON STOCK RETURNS Following a Dividend Cancellation, how is the stock return affected? MEASURED 10 years of data (2005-2015 from Compustat Key Developments). RESULT The return of the stockRead More

Institutional Shareholder Services’ Voting Analytics with N-PX Data Added to Database on WRDS

June 6, 2016 — PHILADELPHIA–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS), the award-winning data research platform and business intelligence tool for corporate, academic and government institutions worldwide, is pleased to announce the addition of Institutional Shareholder Services’ (ISS) N-PX Voting Analytics Data to the WRDS database. A part of the WhartonRead More

ISS Voting Analytics now available

INSTITUTIONAL SHAREHOLDER SERVICES (ISS) — ACCESS ROBUST CORPORATE GOVERNANCE AND SOCIALLY RESPONSIBLE INVESTMENT (SRI) SOLUTIONS Uncover risks and understand the key issues in the areas of board, audit, compensation, shareholder rights, and more. NEW ISS VOTING ANALYTICS WITH N-PX DATA WHY VOTING ANALYTICS? • U.S. mutual fund voting records forRead More

Levin Associates Health Care M&A

Access the most comprehensive data source devoted to health care and senior care M&A Gauge developments in every key segment of the health care service and technology markets. • Extract key financial indicators and senior care acquisitions • Target company, price, revenue, net income • Track mergers, acquisitions, equity &Read More

The Bond Buyer announces: MSRB Expands Access To Data Offerings Through Research Platform

The Bond Buyer WASHINGTON – The Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board is making its trade data available through a research platform to individuals associated with more than 400 institutions around the world, but without the controversial anonymous dealer identifiers in a proposed new product still under development. The subscription-based research platformRead More

MSRB data now available via WRDS

MSRB DATA ARE AVAILABLE TO ALL WRDS ACADEMIC SUBSCRIBERS AT NO ADDITIONAL COST The Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board’s (MSRB) municipal market trade data are available to support the study of recent and historical municipal securities price trends, trade frequency and other characteristics of municipal bond transactions. FEATURES As the primaryRead More

Announcing S&P Capital IQ Transaction data

Wharton Research Data Services adds S&P Capital IQ Transaction data to its platform – bringing extensive coverage of M&A, private equity, and capital market transactions PHILADELPHIA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS), the award-winning data research platform and business intelligence tool for corporate, academic, and government institutions worldwide, is pleased toRead More

WRDS adds S&P Capital IQ Transaction Data

EXTENSIVE COVERAGE OF M&A, PRIVATE EQUITY, AND CAPITAL MARKET TRANSACTIONS WHY USE S&P CAPITAL IQ TRANSACTION DATA? • Detailed information and analysis of all transactions • Follow deal lifecycles, including the status, features, conditions, buyer, seller, etc. • Information collected at most granular level • Screen by key valuation metricsRead More

MSRB

The MSRB data are available to WRDS academic subscribers at no additional cost. The MSRB’s daily municipal market trade data are available to support the study of recent and historical municipal securities price trends, trade frequency and other characteristics of municipal bond transactions. Learn More For additional information please contact:Read More

Markit

Markit Securities Finance Data Gain insight into the market of security lending — valuable tool for understanding market efficiency and limits to arbitrage Markit Credit Indices data Global credit default swap indices covering loans, corporate, municipal and sovereign debt across Europe, Asia, North America and Emerging Markets Markit CDS dataRead More

The Wharton School offers RQ via WRDS

January 11, 2016, Philadelphia, PA — Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS), the award-winning data research platform and business intelligence tool for corporate, academic and government institutions worldwide, is pleased to announce the addition of RQ (Research Quotient) to its data offerings. RQ is available at no cost to academic institutionsRead More

Research Quotient now available via WRDS

ANALYZE AND MEASURE THE EFFECTIVENESS OF A FIRM’S R&D FREE TO ACADEMIC INSTITUTIONS maintaining current subscription to S&P Capital IQ Compustat WHAT IS RQ? Research Quotient = percentage increase in revenue from a 1% increase in R&D. RQ is the output elasticity of R&D. RQ offers a universal, uniform, andRead More

WRDS Best Paper Award for Research Examines CEO Compensation Structure – Short Term Contracts Induce CEOs to Cut Investment

Philadelphia, PA — Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS), the leading data research platform and business intelligence tool for corporate, academic and government institutions worldwide, is pleased to announce the winners of the Wharton-WRDS Best Paper Award in Empirical Finance by the Western Finance Association: Alex Edmans of the London BusinessRead More

RavenPack News Analytics now available via WRDS

RAVENPACK NOW AVAILABLE TO ACADEMIC USERS ENHANCE QUANTITATIVE RESEARCH WITH DATA DERIVED FROM TRADITIONAL AND SOCIAL MEDIA RavenPack analyzes the unstructured content from thousands of publications to extract information on named entities and financially relevant events in the public eye. WHY RAVENPACK? • Structured data in a form that allowsRead More

University of Pennsylvania’s Penn Current features WRDS

Wharton Research Data Services By Lauren Hertzler Wharton Research Data Services, or WRDS, an award-winning business intelligence tool, was created to support the Wharton School’s faculty —providing access to global financial databases through one platform. Several years later, the data research platform expanded its reach by offering its subscription-based serviceRead More

WRDS Adds BoardEx, Bringing International Relationship Capital Management to Its Data Services

PHILADELPHIA–(BUSINESS WIRE) — Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS), the award-winning data research platform and business intelligence tool for corporate, academic and government institutions worldwide, is pleased to announce the addition of BoardEx to its data offerings. A part of the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, WRDS provides thoughtRead More

BoardEx data now available on WRDS

ANNOUNCING BOARDEX DATA ON WRDS ACCESS EXTENSIVE DATA ON THE BOARDS OF PUBLICLY LISTED AND NOTABLE PRIVATE COMPANIES IN ALL REGIONS OF THE WORLD HIGHLIGHTS Profiles 700,000+ (directors, senior management, disclosed earners), companies (listed and private) Network Connections Between individuals via professional connections Board Summary Composition, compensation, committees Company DetailsRead More

Announcing the addition of RepRisk data on WRDS

ACCESS THE MOST COMPREHENSIVE DATABASE ON ENVIRONMENTAL, SOCIAL AND GOVERNANCE (ESG) RISKS RepRisk data is now available to WRDS academic and government subscribers. WHY DOES ESG DATA MATTER? Environmental, social, governance (ESG) issues—environmental degradation, child labor, corruption, etc.— can translate into reputational, compliance and financial risks. Learn More

WRDS adds RepRisk data

ACCESS THE MOST COMPREHENSIVE DATABASE ON ENVIRONMENTAL, SOCIAL AND GOVERNANCE (ESG) RISKS WRDS Academic and Government Subscribers can access RepRisk data FREE for 1 year from October 20, 2015 through October 19, 2016. For more information, contact wrds@wharton.upenn.edu WHY DOES ESG DATA MATTER? Environmental, social, governance (ESG) issues—environmental degradation, child labor,Read More

Visit WRDS at the FMA Conference

October 15 - 16 Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS), the award-winning research platform and business intelligence tool for over 30,000 academic, government, and  corporate users in 33 countries, will exhibit at the upcoming Financial Management Association (FMA) Conference, October 15-16, Orlando, FL. Visit Booth 201 to learn about our newRead More

WRDS Adds FactSet Revere Data, Helping Clients to Uncover Complex Networks of Companies within the Global Economy

September 15, 2015 11:34 AM Eastern Daylight Time PHILADELPHIA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS), the award-winning data research platform and business intelligence tool for corporate, academic, and government institutions worldwide, is pleased to announce the addition of FactSet Revere’s unique datasets to the WRDS platform. The data is available throughRead More

FactSet Revere data on WRDS

ACCESS FACTSET REVERE Uncover the complex network of companies in the world economy to better understand the risk factors that affect a company’s performance. WHY USE FACTSET REVERE? • Map companies relationships historically • Control for different industry effects based on product revenue • Understand the geographic risks of companiesRead More

BoardEx

Access extensive data on the boards of publicly listed and notable private companies in all regions of the world WHY BOARDEX? › Access educational background, prior employment, and connections of directors and executives › Analyze proportion of politically connected directors, using CEO-level controls such as age, gender, and experience ›Read More

Thomson Reuters Worldscope brings uniform analysis structure to complex global accounting data

August 10, 2015 10:03 AM Eastern Daylight Time PHILADELPHIA — (BUSINESS WIRE) — Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS), the award-winning data research platform and business intelligence tool for corporate, academic and government institutions worldwide, is pleased to announce the addition of Worldscope from Thomson Reuters, the leading source of intelligenceRead More

WRDS adds Thomson Reuters Worldscope data

THOMSON REUTERS WORLDSCOPE DATA on WRDS Access Comprehensive, Accurate and Timely Fundamentals and Stock Data — a measurable advantage when analyzing company financial information WHY WORLDSCOPE? While advances in synchronization have been made by major exchanges, financial accounting practices remain diverse and company presentations remain highly inconsistent. Thomson Reuters WorldscopeRead More

Visit WRDS at the AAA and enter to win an iPad mini

Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS), the award-winning data research platform and business intelligence tool for over 30,000 corporate, academic, and government clients in 33 countries, will exhibit at the American Accounting Association (AAA) conference, taking place August 9-11, Hyatt Regency Chicago, Chicago, IL. VISIT BOOTH #62 Enter to win anRead More

RepRisk

Access the most comprehensive database on environmental, social, and governance (ESG) risks. For additional information, please contact wrds@wharton.upenn.edu WHY DOES ESG DATA MATTER? Environmental, social, governance (ESG) issues—environmental degradation, child labor, corruption, etc.—can translate into reputational, compliance and financial risks. The management of ESG issues is directly linked to aRead More

WRDS sponsoring WFA Best Paper Award

VISIT WRDS AT THE WFA CONFERENCE Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS), the leading data research platform and business intelligence tool for over 30,000 corporate, academic, government, and non-profit clients in 33 countries, will be a sponsor at the Western Finance Association Conference at the Sheraton Seattle Hotel, Seattle, WA. WHARTON-WRDSRead More

WRDS Outstanding Paper Award for Research Highlights Analyst Influence on Corporate Policies

PHILADELPHIA–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS), the award-winning data research platform and business intelligence tool for corporate, academic and government institutions worldwide, is proud to announce the winners of the Wharton-WRDS Outstanding Paper Award for the MARC Conference. The award winners, Jarrad Harford, Michael G. Foster School of Business, UniversityRead More

WRDS Best Paper Award Presented for Research on the Impact of Fairness Opinions in Mergers and Acquisitions

WRDS Best Paper Award for Research on the Impact of Fairness Opinions in Mergers and Acquisitions June 08, 2015 09:34 AM Eastern Daylight Time PHILADELPHIA–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS), the award-winning data research platform and business intelligence tool for corporate, academic and government institutions worldwide, is pleased to announceRead More