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 the University of Pennsylvania, WRDS provides global corporations, universities and regulatory agencies the thought leadership, data access and insights needed to accelerate impact.

Levin Health Care and Senior Care M&A is the first healthcare-focused dataset on the WRDS platform. Used by hedge funds, private equity firms, research analysts, investment managers and more, Levin Health Care and Senior Care M&A provides key data on over 22,000 healthcare transactions. With continued growth in healthcare markets across multiple sectors, industry-specific data is essential for financial, academic and regulatory research.

Quick stats:

  • Coverage from 1994
  • Provides target company price, revenue and income
  • Tracks mergers, acquisitions, equity and debt financing
  • Extracts key indicators on finance and leadership not available in mainstream press

Segments include:

  • Long-term care
  • Senior care
  • Behavioral health
  • Hospitals
  • e-Health
  • Biotechnology and more

“We are excited by the addition of Levin Health Care and Senior Care M&A, which is the first healthcare dataset available to WRDS subscribers,” said Robert Zarazowski, Managing Director of WRDS. “The growth of the health care sector demands accurate, timely data and WRDS is very pleased to bring investment and regulatory researchers the tools they need to understand this complex field.”


Irving Levin Associates is the leading publisher of business intelligence in the seniors housing and care and healthcare M&A markets. For over 60 years, Levin Associates has been providing Wall Street investors, senior care providers and health care executives with timely, accurate and reliable market intelligence not found in mainstream media outlets.

Their award winning publications, The SeniorCare Investor and The Health Care M&A Information Source provide the latest information on mergers and acquisitions, mortgage financing, private placements, IPOs and secondary offerings. Their annual acquisition reports provide investors with critical information and analysis for creating optimal growth strategies.


Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS) is the award-winning research platform and business intelligence tool for 40,000+ corporate, academic, government and nonprofit users at 400+ institutions in 30+ countries. WRDS provides the user with one location to access 250+ terabytes of data across multiple disciplines including Accounting, Banking, Economics, ESG, Finance, Healthcare, Insurance, Marketing, and Statistics. Flexible data delivery options include a powerful web query method that reduces research time, the WRDS Cloud for executing research and strategy development, and the WRDS client server using PCSAS, Matlab, Python and R.  Our Analytics team, doctoral-level support and rigorous data review and validation give clients the confidence to tailor research within complex databases and create a wide range of reliable data models.

From partnerships with data vendors to our own tools, including the WRDS SEC Analytics Suite and Event Study by WRDS, Wharton Research Data Services is the global gold standard in data management and research, all backed by the credibility and leadership of the Wharton School.


Founded in 1881 as the first collegiate business school, the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania is recognized globally for intellectual leadership and ongoing innovation across every major discipline of business education. With a broad global community and one of the most published business school faculties, Wharton creates economic and social value around the world.  The Wharton School has 5,000 undergraduate, MBA, executive MBA, and doctoral students; more than 9,000 participants in executive education programs annually and a powerful alumni network of 94,000 graduates.


Wharton Research Data Services
Robin Nussbaum Gold, 877-438-9737
[email protected]