Look for WRDS at the following conferences:

WRDS will be a sponsor at the WFA Conference and present the WFA 2013 Best Paper Award Hyatt Regency Lake Tahoe Resort, Incline Village, NV June 17-20, 2013 For more information visit: http://wpweb2.tepper.cmu.edu/wfa/details.asp  Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association (SIFMA) New York, NY June 18-19, 2013 For more information visit:Read More

Free Trial of Markit Credit Default Swaps (CDS)

WRDS is pleased to announce that Markit Credit Default Swaps (CDS) data is now available on WRDS. Register for a free trial WRDS offers the broadest collection of data and most robust computing infrastructure available; and its partnership with Markit is part of WRDS’ ongoing expansion to further meet theRead More

Look for WRDS this spring at the following conferences:

WRDS is partnering with S&P Capital IQ to sponsor the MARC Conference Villanova University, Villanova Conference Center March 22, 2013 For more information visit: http://www1.villanova.edu/villanova/events/marc.html WRDS will be exhibiting at the AACSB International (ICAM 2013) conference and introducing Markit CDS data. WRDS will be partnering with S&P Capital IQ toRead More

Zacks data on WRDS: Introductory Pricing Deadline Extended through January 31, 2013

  Zacks data can be used to empirically analyze analysts’ forecasts and their revisions, price targets and recommendations (e.g., construct popular measures such as consensus forecast, earnings surprises, analyst track records.  SPECIAL INTRODUCTORY PRICING through January 31, 2013:  $12,000 Pricing effective on February 1, 2013: $13,500 Coverage: U.S. and CanadaRead More

WRDS announces the addition of Zacks Data

WRDS has added Zacks data to its already robust data offerings. Zacks is pleased to provide all WRDS researchers with a free, one month trial subset of their data. Trial Access Period: December 6, 2012 through January 6, 2013 Trial Coverage: Limited date range for 100 of the largest global companies.Read More

University of Virginia Darden School of Business are new subscribers to FACTSET data via WRDS

WRDS is pleased to announce that the University of Virginia Darden School of Business are new subscribers to the most recent data offering — FACTSET Fundamentals and Ownership data.  For your insitution to receive a Trial or Subscription, please contact [email protected]rton.upenn.edu. FACTSET OWNERSHIP:  Considered the market standard, FactSet Ownership providesRead More

FactSet Ownership data is now available on WRDS

Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS), the leading comprehensive, internet-based data research service, has added the FactSet Ownership Database to its already extensive FactSet data offerings. WRDS provides instant access to over 200 terabytes of data across Finance, Marketing, and Economic disciplines, making it the gold standard business intelligence tool forRead More

AuditAnalytics OIA (Other Independent Audits) Data now available through WRDS

The Registered Investment Adviser data set covers investment advisers who have filed SEC Form ADV electronically.  This dataset contains identifying information about the investment adviser (State and SEC) Key data points include assets under management, the engaged auditor and private funds. This dataset includes Registered Investment Advisers, Broker Dealers, Non-ProfitRead More

Announcing the addition of Hedge Fund Research (HFR) data on WRDS

Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS) is pleased to announce the addition of the Hedge Fund Research (HFR) Database to its already robust data offerings. Contact HFR for Trial, Pricing and Subscription information (312) 658-0955 [email protected] HFR Database, the most comprehensive resource available for hedge fund investors, includes fund-level detail on historical performance and assets,Read More

First Call data to be discontinued

Thomson Reuters’ First Call Historical Database (FCHD) will no longer be offered beginning 2/29/2012.  Thomson Reuters’ IBES estimates will be the new historical strategic content set moving forward.  Thomson Reuters’ sales representatives are currently reaching out to FCHD end users and assisting them in their migration to IBES estimates.  Guidance,Read More

Announcing WRDS Community & Research Tab

WRDS COMMUNITY WRDS Community offers the global network of WRDS users a place to share ideas, collaborate, find colleagues with similar interests, link to their publications on SSRN and discuss upcoming research trends. It’s designed to be an interactive knowledge exchange where you can share expertise, network with other top-levelRead More