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. 

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FACTSET OWNERSHIP:  Considered the market standard, FactSet Ownership provides global institutional, mutual fund, stakeholder, and float-related share ownership information. 

The FactSet Ownership database extends the Lionshares Ownership database which was acquired by FactSet in 2000.  Today, FactSet Ownership encompasses the equity positions held by over 30,000 institutions, 40,000 mutual funds, and more than 400,000 insiders and stakeholders from over 120 countries with daily updates and history dating back to 1999. FactSet provides the flexibility to investigate share ownership from both the company and holder perspective. From ultimate parent ownership to holder peer analysis, FactSet Ownership allows you to analyze ownership data or examine historical share movements.

Within the full dataset

History: 1999 – present

is a comprehensive global database, providing users with a firm foundation for financial analysis. 

Within the Full Dataset
Number of Companies: More than 67,000 public and private companies; over 42,500 actively covered.

Americas: 14,036 companies
Europe/Africa: 8,728 companies
Asia-Pacific: 19,779 companies