WRDS Advantages and Approach

Backed by the integrity and business leadership of the Wharton School, WRDS provides single-point access to the most accurate, comprehensive research tools and data across multiple disciplines to help subscribers turn information into insights

WRDS offers more data –  with over 40 vendors including CRSP, S&P Global Market Intelligence, NYSE, and Thomson Reuters, as well as more specialized sources like FactSet, RavenPack, BoardEx, Hedge Fund Research, Inc., IHS Global Insight and GSIOnline, WRDS provides a robust library of data for your research needs. Combining advanced computing capacity and speed with the most user-friendly interface and data delivery options, WRDS has earned its reputation as the global gold standard of data management services.

WRDS offers more access – three different ways to access the user-friendly system allows you to choose the most efficient way to execute your research.

WRDS offers more support – doctoral-level staff ensures you can retrieve, analyze and dissect the critical business data you need to make informed decisions.

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Our Approach

WRDS provides the most accurate, comprehensive research tools and data infrastructure to corporate, academic, non-profit and government clients, backed by the integrity and business leadership of the Wharton School.

Since 1993 our hosted data platform and research support has been recognized as the gold standard of leading business intelligence tools by global financial research and academic communities. Providing instant access to over 250 terabytes of peer-reviewed data by the brightest minds in the industry, our Internet-based service is easy to navigate and fully scalable to meet the changing needs of our clients.

WRDS’s proven track-record, data management expertise, infrastructure and unparalleled client support allow you to focus on analysis and solutions based on the power of intelligent research. Your business demands accuracy and speed. Our business is to provide it.

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