S&P Global Market Intelligence’s Financial Institutions data now available on Wharton Research Data Services

Philadelphia, PA (BusinessWire) –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 that S&P Global Market Intelligence’s financial institutions fundamental data is now available on WRDS. S&P Global Market Intelligence is a leading providerRead More

Wharton Research Data Services Adds Cortellis Life Sciences Data – Expanding Healthcare data offerings

Philadelphia, PA (BusinessWire)– 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 Cortellis Life Sciences Healthcare Data. A part of the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, WRDS provides globalRead More

WRDS Adds ProPublica’s Award-Winning Data on Physician Prescribing Habits and Medical Industry Payment

Philadelphia, PA (BusinessWire) —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 two ProPublica datasets. Prescriber Checkup and Dollars for Docs data let researchers examine physician prescription histories through Medicare PartRead More

WRDS-SSRN Innovation Award Presented to the Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology at AACSB Conference in South Korea

L to R: Inmoo Lee (KAIST), Robert Zarazowski (WRDS), Gregg Gordon (SSRN), Jae Kyu Lee (KAIST) (Photo: Business Wire) October 31, 2017 01:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time. PHILADELPHIA–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS), the leading data research platform and business intelligence tool for corporate, academic and government institutions worldwide, isRead More

WRDS-SSRN Innovation Award Presented to University of Gothenburg at AACSB Conference in Malta

Philadelphia, PA (BusinessWire) — 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 University of Gothenburg as the winner of the WRDS-SSRN Innovation Award™ for the EMEA region. The award, created through aRead More

Wharton Research Data Services Gives Best Paper Award for Research Measuring Volatility of Risk Indices

Philadelphia, PA (BusinessWire) — 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 Ian Martin, Professor of Finance at the London School of Economics and Christian Wagner, Professor of Finance at the Copenhagen BusinessRead More

Wharton Research Data Services Adds Eurekahedge data—Bringing Access to 29,000+ Alternative Funds

Philadelphia, PA — 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 Eurekahedge data. A part of the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, WRDS provides global corporations, universities and regulatoryRead More

Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS) Announces Addition of ISS Incentive Lab Data Covering Executive Compensation Performance Metrics, Goals, and Payout Structures

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 addition of ISS Incentive Lab data, covering compensation for 2,400+ US and European companies. A part of the Wharton School of the UniversityRead More

Sam Houston State University Wins Inaugural WRDS-SSRN Innovation Award™

PHILADELPHIA–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Wharton Research Data Services, SSRN and Elsevier are pleased to announce Sam Houston State University, College of Business Administration as the winner of the first WRDS-SSRN Innovation Award™, honoring emerging business schools. Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS), the award-winning data research platform and business intelligence tool for corporate, academicRead More

Wharton Research Data Services, SSRN and Elsevier Announce Groundbreaking New Collaboration — Elevating Research and Researchers Who Use WRDS

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 excited to announce a first of its kind collaboration with SSRN, the world’s leading preprint server and working paper repository, and Elsevier, a global information analytics companyRead More

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 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 [email protected] 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

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

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

OTC Data now available via WRDS

Free to all WRDS Academic users Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS) is pleased to announce the addition of OTC Markets Group data to its already robust data offerings. Access the most comprehensive, timely and accurate data available on the 10K securities that trade on the OTCQX, OTCQB and OTC PinkRead More

WRDS sponsors the Outstanding Paper Award at Mid-Atlantic Regional Conference in Finance (MARC), March 13

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 the lead sponsor for the Outstanding Paper Award and Exhibitor at the Mid-Atlantic Research Conference in Finance (MARC), taking place March 13Read More

WRDS Best Paper Award Highlights Analyst Influence on Corporate Policies

Philadelphia, PA — Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS), the leading data research platform and business intelligence tool for corporate, academic and government institutions worldwide, is proud to announce the winners of the Southern Finance Association Wharton-WRDS Best Paper Award. The award winners, Francois Degeorge, Faculty of Economics, University of Lugano;Read More

WRDS adds RepRisk data

ACCESS THE MOST COMPREHENSIVE DATABASE ON ENVIRONMENTAL, SOCIAL AND GOVERNANCE (ESG) RISKS WRDS Academic Subscribers can access RepRisk data FREE for 1 year beginning on October 20, 2015 For more information, contact [email protected] WHY DOES ESG DATA MATTER? Environmental, social, governance (ESG) issues—environmental degradation, child labor, corruption, etc.— can translate intoRead More

WRDS Best Paper Awarded for Research on Financial Model Disagreement and Impact on Markets

Philadelphia, PA — Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS), the leading data research platform and business intelligence tool for corporate, academic and government institutions worldwide, is proud to announce the winners of the Wharton-WRDS Best Paper Award in Empirical Research. The 2014 Best Paper Award winners, Daniel Andrei (Assistant Professor ofRead More

WRDS and Markit at the FMA

Visit WRDS and Markit at the FMA Visit booth #3 — Register to win an iPad mini with trial of MARKIT data and FREE ONE-YEAR subscription to the WRDS SEC Analytics Suite Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS), the leading data research platform and business intelligence tool relied on by over 30,000Read More

Visit WRDS at the NFA in Ottawa, September 12-14

Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS), the gold standard business intelligence tool relied on by over 30,000 academic, government, and corporate users in 33 countries, is pleased to be an Exhibitor and Best Paper Award sponsor at the upcoming Northern Finance Association (NFA) Conference, September 12-14, Ottawa, Canada. Visit our boothRead More

The Wharton School and S&P Capital IQ Partner to Provide Standard & Poor’s Ratings Services Credit Ratings via WRDS

Philadelphia, PA (BUSINESSWIRE) – Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS), the leading comprehensive, internet-based data research service, announces the addition of the Standard & Poor’s Ratings Services Credit Ratings to its data offerings. WRDS, a part of the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, provides 30,000 users in 33 countriesRead More

WRDS Best Paper Awarded for Research on Historic Bank Failure and Implications for Current Bank Policy

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 proud to announce the winners of the Wharton-WRDS Best Paper Award in Empirical Finance. The 2014 Best Paper Award winners, Raghuram G. Rajan, Governor of theRead More

Learn Impact of Major Govt Reporting Changes at XBRL Intl Conference, June in Orlando FL

Register for XBRL International’s Better Data for Better Decisions, June 9-11, 2014 in Orlando Florida.  Save almost 60% off registration with special academic rates! This month’s passage of the DATA Act, sweeping legislation affecting all US government data reporting, means significant changes for technology, government and business.   Academics, regulators, accountants, technologists andRead More