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Access:

 

  • Online: To access from a computer in any CKGSB campus or oversea office
  • Online + Password: To access from a computer in any CKGSB campus or oversea office with user name and password
  • Terminal: To access from a specified computer in CKGSB Beijing, Shanghai or Shenzhen library
  • WRDS: To access through WRDS Platform with user name and password anywhere. The user needs to register a WRDS account first and gets approved.

Please click here to enter ABI/INFORM Complete

 

Summary

 

ABI/INFORM Complete comprises ABI/INFORM Global, ABI/INFORM Trade and Industry, ABI/INFORM Dateline and ABI/INFORM Archive. The database features thousands of full-text journals , working papers, Business Cases, Annual Reports, key newspapers such as The Wall Street Journal and The Financial Times, as well as Country Reports and Dissertations—Dig deep with ProQuest Business Dissertations and SWOT Analysis and Author Profiles. Its international coverage gives researchers a complete picture of companies and business trends around the world. More

 

Type of Information
Industry Information, National and reginal statistics, Research reports, Theses

 

Geographical Coverage
Global

 

Date Range
1923-

 

Language
English

 

Frequency
Update continuously

 

Access
Online

 

User Guide

 

Summary

 

BarclayHedge Global database includes 6337 Hedge Funds, Fund of Funds, and CTAs(Managed Futures) with twice monthly updated download. The full Graveyard Database with over 17,000 Liquidated or Non-Reporting Hedge Funds, Fund of Hedge Funds, and CTAs with monthly updates.

 

Type of Information
Financial Market Data

 

Geographical Coverage
Global

 

Data Range
Fund inception dates -

 

Language
English

 

Frequency
Update monthly

 

Access
Online + Password

 

User Guide
Home page ->Click “Research” ->Click “DataFinder”

Bloomberg provides up-to-the-minute news and prices from financial markets around the world. Offerings include 24-hour historical and 15-minute delayed securities pricing, news, data, and analysis on companies, markets and economies. Coverage includes equities, money markets, currencies, bonds, commodities, mortgage-backed securities, and derivatives. Much of the information can be presented graphically.

 

Type of Information

Commercial news, Company Information, Financial market data, Research reports, Terminal, Corporate finance.

 

Geographical Coverage

Global

 

Data Range

40 years back

 

Language

English

 

Frequency

Update daily

 

Access

Terminal (Beijing)

 

Please click here to enter BvD-EIU Country Data

 

Summary

 

EIU CountryData is an analytical database of annual, quarterly, and monthly economic indicators and forecasts on 150 countries. It provides access to 312 economics series, 45 regional aggregates,and more than 700,000 individual data points back to 1980 and forecasts to 2030.

 

Type of Information

National and reginal information, National and reginal statistics

 

Geographical Coverage

Global

 

Date Range

1980-2030

 

Language
English

 

Frequency
Update weekly

 

Access
Online

 

User Guide

Click to Enter

 

Summary

 

OSIRIS is a comprehensive database of listed companies, banks and insurance companies around the world. Covering 125 countries OSIRIS contains information on over 70,000 companies.

 

Type of Information

Company Information, Corporate finance, Financial market data, Industry Information, Industry statistics, WRDS

 

Geographical Coverage

Global

 

Date Range

1987-present

 

Language

English/Chinese

 

Frequency

Update daily

 

Access

Online, WRDS

 

User Guide 

 

Please click here to enter BvD-Zephyr

 

Summary

 

BvD--Zephyr is database of M&A, IPO and venture capital deals, with pan-European transactions dating back to 1997 and US deals from 2001, including integrated links to detailed financial company information.

 

Type of Information

Company Information, WRDS

 

Geographical Coverage

Global

 

Date Range

1997-

 

Language

English

 

Frequency

Update daily

 

Access

Online, WRDS

 

User Guide

Summary

 

The CEIC China Premium Database is the recognized leader for China’s economic data, with unrivalled breadth and depth of national, regional and industry time series. Our 300,000 series, running back to 1949, is systematically organized into macro-economic, sector and regional databases. The China Premium is available in both English and Chinese, and is accessed through CEIC Data Manager (CDM), our easy-to-use Excel plug-in.

 

Type of Information

Industry statistics, National and reginal statistics, Research reports, Terminal

 

Geographical Coverage

China

 

Date Range

1949-

 

Language

Chinese / English

 

Frequency

Update continuously

 

Access

Terminal (Beijing)

 

User Guide

 

Online training video:

http://www.ceicdata.com/CDM_15-11-06.html

 

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Summary

 

The CEIC Global Database is the gold standard for developing and developed markets macroeconomic data, with over a million time series covering economies from 121 countries. CEIC Data has been helping economists and analysts make sense of the world economy since 1992. We have built on our expertise in Asian and emerging economies to develop a truly worldwide database for our subscribers in financial institutions, government agencies, universities, and corporations.

 

Type of Information

Industry statistics, National and reginal statistics, Research reports, Terminal

 

Geographical Coverage

Global

 

Date Range

1947-

 

Language

English

 

Frequency

Update continuously

 

Access

Terminal (Beijing)

 

User Guide

 

Online training video:

http://www.ceicdata.com/CDM_15-11-06.html

 

More

 

Dear reader,

 

Please beware that CEIC Sector Database is merged into World Trend Plus and Global Database. The new locations are:

 

  • International and Regional Association sector topics will be available under a new International Associations section of World Trend Plus
  • Company Data sector topics will be available under a new Industry Top Companies section of World Trend Plus
  • Global Country Association sector topics will be available under a new Global Sector section of Global Database

 

 

If you have any question, please contact library@ckgsb.edu.cn.

 

CKGSB Library

Please click here to enter Center for Research in Security Prices

 

Summary

 

The Center for Research in Security Prices (CRSP) maintains the most comprehensive collection of security-level historical pricing, returns, and volume data on more than 20,000 stocks (inactive and active companies) for the NYSE, AMEX and NASDAQ stock markets. Monthly data goes back to 1926.Additional CRSP files provide stock index, beta- and cap-based portfolios, treasuries bond and risk-free rates, and mutual fund databases.

 

Chosen among:

CRSP 1925 US STOCK DATABASE

CRSP 1925 US INDICES DATABASE

CRSP/COMPUSTAT MERGED DATABASE

 

Type of Information
Corporate finance, Financial market data, WRDS
 

 

Geographical Coverage
America

 

Date Range
1925-

 

Language
English

 

Frequency
Update continuously

 

Access
WRDS

 

Please click here to enter China Academic Journals Full-text Database

 

Summary

 

CAJ is the most comprehensive, full-text database of Chinese journals in the world. It contains more than 7,400 journals starting from 1915. As of September 2007, the full-text article count reached 23.5 million. The Library subscribes to 7 million full-text articles from 2,000+ journals on Literature/History/Philosophy, Economics, Education/Social Science and Electronics/Information Science.

 

Type of Information

Article

 

Geographical Coverage

China Mainland

 

Date Range

1994-

 

Language

Chinese

 

Frequency

Update continuously

 

Access

Online

 

User Guide

 

You need download Acrobat Reader or CAJViewer to read the downloaded file.  

Click here to download CAJViewer

Please click here to enter China Core Newspapers Database

 

Summary

 

CCND collects important news stories from core newspapers published in mainland China since 2000. As of December 2007, the record count will reach over 8 million from over 700 newspapers. More than 1.2 million articles are added to this database annually. The Library subscribes to newspapers on Literature/History/Philosophy, Economics, Education/Social Science and Electronics/Information Science.Newspapers

 

Type of Information
Article

 

Geographical Coverage

China Mainland

 

Date Range

2000-

 

Language

Chinese

 

Frequency

Update continuously

 

Access

Online

 

User Guide

 

You need download Acrobat Reader or CAJViewer to read the downloaded file. Click here to download CAJViewer

Please click here to enter China Doctor Dissertations Full-text Database

 

Summary

 

CDFD is the most comprehensive, highest quality database of doctor dissertations in China. The Library subscribes to doctor dissertations on Literature/History/Philosophy, Economics, Education/Social Science and Electronics/Information Science.

 

Type of Information

Theses

 

Geographical Coverage

China Mainland

 

Date Range

2000-

 

Language

Chinese

 

Frequency

Update continuously

 

Access

Online

 

User Guide

 

You need download CAJViewer to read the downloaded file. Click here to download CAJViewer

Please click here to enter China INFOBANK

 

Summary

 

Provides up-to-the-minute information on news, laws and regulations, statistical data, company profiles and marketing information from China.

 

Type of Information

Commercial news, Company Information, Corporate finance, Industry Information, Industry statistics, National and reginal information, National and reginal statistics

 

Geographical Coverage

China Mainland, Hong Kong

 

Date Range

China economic news: 1992-

Statistics: 1995-

 

Language

Chinese

 

Frequency

Update daily

 

Access

Online

Please click here to enter China Master Dissertations Full-text Database

 

Summary

 

CMFD is the most comprehensive, highest quality database of master dissertations in China. The Library subscribes to master dissertations on Literature/History/Philosophy, Economics, Education/Social Science and Electronics/Information Science.

 

Type of Information

Theses

 

Geographical Coverage

China Mainland

 

Date Range

2000-

 

Language

Chinese

 

Frequency

Update continuously

 

Access

Online

 

User Guide

 

You need download CAJViewer to read the downloaded file. Click here to download CAJViewer

Please click here to enter China Proceedings of Conference Full-text Database

 

Summary

 

CPCD features proceedings from various academic associations, industrial organizations, governmental agencies, and international bodies in China. By the end of 2007, the accumulated record count will reach 938,000 with an annual increase of 100,000. CPCD is an official electronic serial product that contains conference papers hard to be found through other channels. The Library subscribes to papers on Literature/History/Philosophy, Economics, Education/Social Science and Electronics/Information Science.

 

Type of Information

Journal, Theses

 

Geographical Coverage

China Mainland

 

Date Range

2000-

 

Language

Chinese

 

Frequency

Update continuously

 

Access

Online

 

User Guide

 

You need download Acrobat Reader or CAJViewer to read the downloaded file. Click here to download CAJViewer

Please click here to enter China Reference Works Online

 

Summary

 

CRWO collects more than 1,500 volumes, including dictionaries, thesauruses, cyclopedias, atlases, illustrated handbooks, chronicles, and so on by the end of 2007. The Library subscribes to reference books on Literature/History/Philosophy, Economics, Education/Social Science and Electronics/Information Science.

 

Type of Information

Reference works

 

Geographical Coverage

China Mainland

 

Date Range

2000-

 

Language

Chinese

 

Frequency

Update continuously

 

Access

Online

Please click here to enter China Yearbook Full-text Database

 

Summary

 

CYFD collects 1582 titles of world, national, and provincial-level yearbooks, industry yearbooks, subject yearbooks, school yearbooks, enterprise yearbooks and statistical yearbooks, totaling at 8,000 volumes by the end of 2007. The Library subscribes to yearbooks on Literature/History/Philosophy, Economics, Education/Social Science and Electronics/Information Science.

 

Type of Information
National and reginal statistics

 

Geographical Coverage
China Mainland

 

Date Range
2000-

 

Language
Chinese

 

Frequency
Update continuously

 

Access

Online

 

User Guide

 

You need download Acrobat Reader or CAJViewer to read the downloaded file. Click here to download CAJViewer

Please click here to enter CKGSB Dissertations

 

Summary

 

Provides access to abstracts of dissertations from CKGSB starting from 2005.

 

Type of Information 
Theses

 

Date Range
2005-

 

Language
Chinese/English

 

Frequency
Update yearly 

 

Access
Online

Please click here to enter Compustat

 

Summary

 

Compustat is a standardized database delivering fundamental and market data on over 54,000 securities to clients through a variety of databases and analytical software products. Compustat North America is a database of U.S. and Canadian fundamental and market information on more than 30,000 active and inactive publicly held companies. It provides thousands of Income Statement, Balance Sheet, Statement of Cash Flows, and supplemental data items. Compustat North America files also contain information on indices, industry segments, banks, market prices, dividends, and earnings.

 

Library has subscribed the following databases:

Compustat (Global) Database

Compustat (North America) Database

Compustat North America Historical Package

Back Data Geographic & Industry Segments for Active and Inactive Companies

Bank Current Annual and Quarterly

Standard & Poor's ExecuComp

 

 

Type of Information 
Corporate finance, Financial market data, Industry statistics, WRDS

 

Geographical Coverage
America

 

Date Range
1950-

 

Language
English

 

Frequency
Update daily

 

Access
WRDS

 

Click to Enter

 

Summary

 

The CSMAR (China Stock Market & Accounting Research) research database system is jointly produced by GTA Information Technology Co. Ltd, the University of Hong Kong and the China Accounting and Finance Research Center of the Hong Kong Polytechnic University to meet the needs for China economic analysis and research by experts and scholars from universities and financial institutions. It integrates the 50 GTA major databases and consists of several parts, including Macroeconomics, China's Listed Companies, Stock Market, Bond Market and Banking.

 

CKGSB Library has subscribed to 24 databases from CSMAR's research database system, and the Web version is now available.

 

Type of Information

Company Information, Corporate finance, Financial market data, Industry Information, Industry statistics, National and reginal statistics, WRDS

 

Geographical Coverage

China Mainland

 

Date Range

1999-

 

Language

Chinese/English

 

Frequency

Update continuously

 

Access

Online, WRDS

 

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Stock Market

 

  • CSMAR China Stock Market Trading Database
  • CSMAR China Stock Market Financial Database - Annual Report
  • CSMAR China Stock Market Financial Database - Interim Report
  • CSMAR China Stock Market Financial Database - Quarterly Report
  • CSMAR China Stock Market Financial Database - B Share Annual/ Interim/Quarterly Report
  • CSMAR China Stock Market Financial Database - Financial Industry
  • China Listed Companies' Financial Ratio Research Database
  • China Initial Public Offering Research Database – A Share
  • China Initial Public Offering Research Database – B Share
  • China Regulatory Enforcement Research Database
  • China Cash and Stock Dividends Research Database
  • China Seasoned New Issue and Rights Offering Research Database
  • China Special Treatment and Particular Transfer Share Research Database
  • China Interim and Annual Reports Announcements Dates Research Database
  • China Stock Market Information Disclosure System

 

Listed Companies

 

  • China Listed Corporate Governance Research Database
  • China Listed Companies' Merger & Acquisition, Asset Restructuring Research Database
  • China Stock Market Related Party Transaction Research Database
  • China Listed Company Shareholder Research Database
  • China Listed Companies Bank Loan Research Database

 

Macroeconomic

 

  • China Macroeconomic Database
  • China Industrial Research Database
  • China Regional Economy Research Database

 

Industry

 

  • China Industry Research Database – Real Estate

Summary

 

A confluence of various data sources, CVSource database offers most comprehensive information services, contributing to cutting down paperwork costs, enhancing information management efficiency, and diversifying investment intelligence channels and getting a better understanding of developments of China's investment market.

 

Type of Information
Company Information, Corporate finance, Financial market data, Terminal

 

Geographical Coverage
China

 

Date Range

 

Language
Chinese

 

Frequency

Update continuously

 

Access
Terminal (Beijing/Shenzhen)

 

Summary

 

Datastream is a global financial and macroeconomic database covering equities, stock market indices, currencies, company financials and key international economic indicators by country and sector.

 

Type of Information
Commercial news, Company Information, Corporate finance, Financial market data, Industry Information, Industry statistics, Research reports, Terminal

 

Geographical Coverage
Global

 

Date Range
1950-

 

Language
English

 

Frequency
Update continuously

 

Access

Terminal (Beijing/Shenzhen)

 

User Guide

 

Please click here to enter DRCnet

 

Summary

 

Emphasizes policy relevance and operational aspects of the economic and social development issues in China. Provides information about the China economic environment and development trends, business opportunities and management cases, China macroeconomics, and Chinese industries.

 

Type of Information

Commercial news, Industry Information, Industry statistics, National and reginal information, National and reginal statistics, Research reports

 

Date Range

2001-

 

Language

Chinese/English

 

Frequency

Update continuously

 

Access

Online

Please click here to enter EBSCO-Business Source Complete

 

Summary

 

This business resource exceeds all other databases available in terms of its premium content of peer-reviewed, business related journals. Included as part of the comprehensive coverage offered by Business Source Complete are indexing and abstracts for the most important scholarly business journals, dating back as far as 1886. In addition, searchable cited references are provided for more than 1,300 journals.

Journal ranking studies reveal that Business Source Complete is the overwhelmingly superior database for full-text journals in all disciplines of business, including marketing, management, MIS, POM, accounting, finance and economics.

Business Source Complete includes a business video collection with 58 videos from the Harvard Business School Faculty Seminar Series.

 

Type of Information

Article, Company Information, Industry Information, National and reginal information, Research reports

 

Geographical Coverage

Global

 

Date Range

1886-

 

Language

English

 

Frequency

Update continuously

 

Access

Online

Remote access(please input your employee number or student number)

http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=cpid&custid=ns001372

 

User Guide

 

Online training video

 

Please click here to enter Emerging Markets Information Service (EMIS)

 

Summary

 

Delivers news, company and financial data direct from more than 80 emerging markets in Asia, Latin America, Central and Eastern Europe, the Middle East, Africa. Information provided include current news, company financial statements, company profiles, corporate action reports, industry reports, analyst and brokerage reports, closing price quotes, macroeconomic statistics and forecasts, and legal and political information.

 

More information

 

Type of Information
Article, Company Information, Corporate finance, Industry Information, Industry statistics, National and reginal information, National and reginal statistics, Research reports, Commercial news

 

Geographical Coverage
Global

 

Date Range
1997-

 

Language
Multilanguage

 

Frequency
Update continuously

 

Access
Online

 

User Guide

 

Summary

 

The Eurekahedge Global Hedge Fund Database is Eurekahedge’s flagship database with more than 20,000 hedge funds globally. It includes all other regional and specialized single manager fund databases including North America (NAHF), Asia (AHF), Europe (EHF), Emerging Markets (EMHF), Frontier Markets (FMHF), Latin America (LAHF), Undertaking for Collective Investments in Transferable Securities (UCITS), Insurance-Linked Securities (ILS), Commodity Trading Advisors and Managed Futures (CTA), Long Only Absolute Return Funds (LOARF) and Obsolete Funds (OHF).

 

Type of information
Financial market data, Terminal

 

Geographical Coverage
Global

 

Data range
Fund performance: 1969 – 2016 (Inception data of Phaeton International dates 1969); Indices: 1999 –

 

Language
English

 

Frequency
Update daily

 

Access
Terminal (Beijing)

Please click here to enter Euromonitor – Passport

 

Summary

 

Euromonitor - Passport  is a flagship product of Euromonitor which provides 10 million internationally comparable statistics(market size ,company share ,brand share distribution data) ,18,000 full market reports ,Comment on 21 FMCG(fast moving consumer goods) industries such like Alcoholic Drinks, Apparel, Automotive, Beauty and Personal Care, Consumer Appliances, Consumer Electronics, Consumer Health, Eyewear, Fresh Food, Health and Wellness, Home and Garden ,Home Care, Hot Drinks, Luxury Goods, Packaged Food, Personal Accessories, Pet Care, Soft Drinks, Tissue and Hygiene, Tobacco, Toys and Games and 4 service market(Consumer Finance ,Consumer Foodservice ,Retailing ,Travel and Tourism) 2 Supply Chain Industries: Ingredients ,Packaging  1Industrial:Industrial in over 80 countries around the world.

 

More information

 

Type of information:

FMCG industry intelligence ,company profiles, country PEST information

 

Coverage:

The geography covers 210 countries ,in-depth analysis focusing on 80 countries

 

Time span:

For Industries: From 1772-2017.including historic data and forecast data

For Population: 2030(Forecast data)

 

Language :

English

 

Update cycle:

For Industries: Once a year

For Economic Data: Monthly ,Quarterly

 

Guide

Please click here to enter Execucomp

 

Summary

 

Top executives' salary, bonus, and stock option data since 1992 is available. The database also has company-specific financial statement information to supplement the compensation data.

 

In WRDS, click on COMPUSTAT , then on Execucomp.

 

Type of Information
Company Information, Corporate finance, WRDS

 

Geographical Coverage
America

 

Date Range
1992-

 

Language
English

 

Frequency
Update continuously

 

Access
WRDS

Please click here to enter Factiva

 

Summary

 

Factiva.com offers in-depth news and information from leading global business news sources:

 

  • 35,000 global news and information sources including 20,000 Websites and blogs
  • Coverage from nearly 200 countries
  • 26 languages
  • 35 years of archives
  • 9 interface languages

 

Type of Information
Article, Commercial news, Company Information, Financial market data, Industry Information

 

Geographical Coverage
Global

 

Date Range
1977-

 

Language
26 languages

 

Frequency
Update daily

 

Access
Online

 

User Guide

 

Please click here to enter Gale-Association Unlimited

 

Summary

 

Associations Unlimited combines data from the entire Encyclopedia of Associations series and includes additional IRS information on nonprofit organizations, for a total of more than 456,000 organizations. The database also contains association materials -- brochures, logos and membership applications. Public and academic librarians, library users, business people and staff of nonprofit associations find Associations Unlimited an indispensable source for: locating national, international and local associations; monitoring association trends; identifying related associations; networking and making professional contacts; marketing to associations, their members and markets; and so much more.

 

Type of Information
Industry information

 

Geographical Coverage
Global

 

Date Range
1954-

 

Language
English

 

Frequency
Update quarterly

 

Access
Online

 

Please click here to enter Gale Business Insights: Global

 

Summary

 

Gale Business Insights: Global is the online resource that gives students the edge they need. With unique access to the most meaningful business information, Gale Business Insights: Global is designed to give MBA and business students a true competitive advantage in the international marketplace. The features you and your students will find in Gale Business Insights: Global leads to a complete, interactive experience that fosters understanding through engaging, contextual information, access to deep analytical tools, and close connections that unite curriculum and research assignments. More Information

 

What's Inside

 

Type of Information
Article, Commercial news, Company Information, Corporate finance, Industry Information, Journal, Research reports

 

Geographical Coverage
Global

 

Date Range
Journals and newspapers: 1980-
Investment Report: 1990-

 

Language
English

 

Frequency
Journals and articles: update daily
Investment reports: update daily
Company information: update quarterly

 

Access
Online

 

User Guide

Please click here to enter Gale-InfoTrac Newsstand,

 

Summary

 

This innovative full-text newspaper resource allows users to search articles instantly by title, headline, date, author, newspaper section or other fields, eliminating random searching through newspaper archives. InfoTrac Newsstand provides access to more than 1,100 major U.S. regional, national and local newspapers as well as leading titles from around the world. It also includes thousands of images, radio and TV broadcasts
and transcripts.

 

Type of Information

Article, Journal, Newspaper

 

Geographical Coverage

Global

 

Date Range

1970-

 

Language

English

 

Frequency

Update daily

 

Access

Online

 

Please click here to enter Gale-Opposing Viewpoints Resource Center

 

Summary

 

Opposing Viewpoints Resource Center is the premier database covering today's hottest social issues, from Terrorism to Endangered Species, Stem Cell Research to Gun Control. Opposing Viewpoints Resource Center helps readers develop critical-thinking and information literacy skills by bringing together a variety of information on social issues and helps readers research, analyze and organize a broad variety of data for conducting research, completing writing assignments, preparing for debates, creating presentations and more.

 

Type of Information
Article, Journal, Newspaper

 

Geographical Coverage
Global

 

Date Range
1980-

 

Language
English

 

Frequency
Update daily

 

Access
Online

 

Please click here to enter Gavekal

 

Summary

 

Gavekal Research offers daily commentary on global economies and markets. Gavekal Research aims to uncover the dynamics of the global economy and markets, and identify where economic reality and market perception diverge. The content includes The Daily (a 700-word note on the single most important topic of the day) and several longer Ideas pieces each week. The Gavekal Monthly summarizes key views on the world investment environment, and the Quarterly Strategy Chartbook examines important long-term themes in detail.

 

Gavekal Dragonomics provides in-depth coverage of China’s economy, politics and social issues. Founded in 2002, Gavekal Dragonomics combines rigorous analysis of macroeconomic and sectoral data with on-the-ground reporting. The service includes two to three notes each week, periodic chart books exploring major topics at length, and the China Economic Quarterly, a 60-page magazine presenting perspectives on China and its global role by Dragonomics analysts and network of expert contributors.

 

Type of information
Article, Research reports

 

Geographical Coverage
Global

 

Data range
1998-

 

Language
English

 

Frequency
Update continuously

 

Access
Online + Password

GFP

Please click here to enter GFP

 

Summary

 

Provides more than 130 major journals and other sources dating as far back as 1991, including information sources from outside of Mainland China covering all subject areas related to business. Three leading Chinese securities newspapers are included from the very start of their publication.

 

Type of Information
Article, Commercial news, Company Information, Corporate finance, Financial market data, Industry Information, National and reginal information, National and reginal statistics, Industry Statistics

 

Geographical Coverage
China Mainland, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Singapore

 

Date Range
1991-

 

Language
Chinese

 

Frequency
Update continuously

 

Access
Online

 

Please click here to enter GMI Ratings

 

The Corporate Library offers annual historical data captures for each proxy year from 2001 through 2011 and contains approximately 300 unique data points. Information includes:

 

  • Corporate Board Structure and Independence
  • Director Positions and Committee Assignments
  • Executive Compensation
  • Director Compensation
  • Audit Fees
  • Corporate Ownership
  • Takeover Defenses

 

Type of Information
Company Information, Corporate finance, WRDS

 

Geographical Coverage
America

 

Data Range
2001-2011 

 

Language
English 

 

Access
WRDS

Please click here to enter Hoover's Company Profiles

 

Summary

 

Hoover's™ Company Profiles is a valuable resource for academic libraries. Users can integrate business information from one of the world's leading electronic distributors of information about companies, industries, and the people who lead them.

 

Featuring profiles of more than 42,000 companies, 600 industries, and 225,000 key executives, ProQuest - Hoover's Company Profiles provides easy access to the most thorough and up-to-date business information available. This comprehensive database gives users the whole picture, including: Company overview, Company history, Officers and board members, Competitors, Products and operations, Auditors, Rankings, Related industry information, Historical financials and etc.

 

Type of Information                       
Company information, Corporate finance

 

Geographical Coverage
Global

 

Language
English

 

Frequency
Update continuously

 

Access
Online

 

Please click here to enter IBES

 

Summary

 

IBES (The Institutional Brokers Estimates System) provides current and historical consensus and detail forecasts from security analysts, for more than 18,000 companies worldwide. Forecast data items include earnings per share, revenue, cash flow, long-term growth projections, and stock recommendations. 

 

Type of Information
Corporate finance, WRDS

 

Geographical Coverage
Global

 

Date Range
1970-

 

Language
English

 

Frequency
Update continuously

 

Access
WRDS

Please click here to enter IHS Global Insight

 

Summary

 

IHS Global Insight offers the most comprehensive economic coverage of countries, regions and industries available from any source. Their collection of U.S. and international financial, economic and industry data is complimented by more than 1000 analysts, researchers and economists whose expertise covers over 120 industries and over 200 countries.

 

Type of information
Industry statistics, National and reginal information, National and reginal statistics, WRDS

 

Geographical Coverage
Global (over 200 countries)

 

Data range
1945-

 

Language
English

 

Frequency
Update constantly

 

Access
WRDS

Please click here to enter INFORMS

 

Summary

 

INFORMS (Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences) publishes 11 scholarly journals on operations research and management science. The library has subscribes to 7 of them: Interfaces, Management Science, Manufacturing & Service Operations Management, Marketing Science, Mathematics of Operations Research, Operations Research, and Organization Science. 

 

Type of Information 
Article, Journal

 

Geographical Coverage 
Global

 

Date Range 
2001-

 

Language 
English

 

Frequency
Update monthly

 

Access 
Online

Please click here to enter Institutional Shareholder Services (formerly RiskMetrics)

 

Summary

 

Data on board members of S&P500 companies and shareholder proposal data since 1996. RiskMetrics delivers to data in four datasets identified as: RiskMetrics Group Historical Governance, Historical Directors data, Voting Results data (not part of CKGSB subscription), and Shareholder Proposal data.

 

Type of Information
Company Information, WRDS

 

Geographical Coverage
America

 

Date Range
1996-

 

Language
English

 

Frequency
Update continuously

 

Access
WRDS

 

Please click here to enter JSTOR

 

Summary

 

JSTOR offers the full-text of scholarly journals going back to their first issues. An archival database, issues of recent 3-5 years are not available. Business I, Business II, Business III are now available in our library.

 

Type of Information

Article, Journal

 

Geographical Coverage

Global

 

Date Range

First issue - issues of 3-5 years back

 

Language

English

 

Frequency

Update continuously

 

Access

Online

 

Summary

 

Morningstar Direct is a cloud-based investment analysis platform that delivers the best of everything from Morningstar. You’ll have access to our institutional-quality data, analytics, and research to help you select, create, and market investments—all in one elegant platform. You’ll have the tools to not only visualize and interpret this rich information, but surface what you need most. And you’ll be able to easily transform your own research into professional, customized communications. We continually enhance our platform based on user feedback, applying our design expertise and the latest technologies to deliver what’s essential to your daily work through the cloud.

 

Type of information
Financial Market Data, Terminal

 

Geographical Coverage
Global

 

Data range
1900-

 

Language
English

 

Frequency
Update continuously

 

Access
Terminal (Beijing)

 

User Guide
Home page ->Click “Learning center”

 

Online Training video
Home page ->Click “Learning center”

Please click here to enter OptionMetrics’ IvyDB US

 

Summary

 

OptionMetrics’ IvyDB US is a comprehensive source of historical price and implied volatility data for the US equity and index options markets. Encompassing data since 1996, Ivy DB OptionMetrics contains historical prices of options and their associated underlying instruments, correctly calculated implied volatilities, and option sensitivities.

 

Type of Information
Financial market data, WRDS

 

Geographical Coverage
America

 

Date Range
1996-

 

Language
English

 

Frequency
Update continuously

 

Access
WRDS

 

User Guide

 

Please click here to enter PressDisplay

 

PressDisplay is a web-based portal which provides instant online access to today's newspapers from around the world in full-color, full-page format. Just like reading the familiar print edition, viewers can browse articles and other key content, such as pictures, advertisements, classifieds, and notices. 

Number of Publications: 1700 
Number of Countries: 92 
Languages: 48
Archive length: Up to 60 days back issues

 

Type of Information
Article, Journal, Newspaper

 

Geographical Coverage
Global

 

Data Range
Up to 60 days back issues

 

Language
English

 

Frenquency
Update daily

 

Access
Online

Please click here to enter ProQuest Asian Business and Reference

 

Summary

 

A leading information source for students and faculty at business schools, ProQuest Asian Business and Reference™ often is used in conjunction with other business information services such as ABI/INFORM®, but it also serves as an excellent stand-alone resource.

ProQuest Asian Business and Reference offers detailed information on companies, economies, markets, and overall business conditions throughout the Eastern Hemisphere. A great deal of information on international trade is available as well.

 

  • News and current awareness sources
  • Frequently updated full-text coverage of political, social, economic, cultural, financial, and business news stories at national and regional levels from key newspapers, magazines, and journals.
  • Country information and statistics
  • Political, economic, social, and business profiles; guides and outlooks; core national and regional statistics; frequently updated economic, financial, and demographic series and analysis.
  • People and institutions
  • Organizational, directory, and biographical information for national government, the civil service, and business and cultural organizations.
  • Policy and analysis
  • National and regional level full-text archive of white papers, government documents, journals, and legislation, complete with selected topic analysis.

 

Type of Information
Article, Journal, Newspaper

 

Geographical Coverage
Global

 

Date Range
1967-

 

Language
English

 

Frequency
Update continuously

 

Access
Online

 

User Guide

 

Please click here to enter ProQuest Banking Information Source

 

Summary

 

ProQuest Banking Information Source combines the currency of the Internet and the perspective of industry journals to provide the ultimate financial services research tool. With over 500 of the most authoritative sources of information, there is simply no better way to keep informed. ProQuest Banking Information Source coverage includes:

  • Industry and professional newsletters
  • School of Bank Marketing Papers
  • Stonier Theses

In today's banking world, keeping informed of what's happening in economic markets is as important as monitoring national and international developments. ProQuest Banking Information Source can help users predict future market trends, monitor the rise of future competition, and even pick up ideas that have worked successfully in the financial services market. The database brings together leading journals from the most important international markets and allows you to analyze and compare articles from 535 full-text sources in a manner of seconds.

 

Subject coverage includes Banks, Banking industry, Banking law, Finance, Financial Institutions, Financial services industry, Investments and etc.

 

 

Type of Information
Article, Commercial news, Financial market data, Theses

 

Geographical Coverage
Global

 

Date Range
1968-

 

Language
English

 

Frequency
Update continuously

 

Access
Online

 

User Guide

 

Summary

 

SDC Platinum is a collection of databases with information on financial transactions . Provides  detailed information on new issues, mergers and acquisitions, syndicated loans, private equity, and more for the global financial marketplace.

 

Type of Information
Company Information, Corporate finance, Financial market data, Terminal

 

Geographical Coverage
Global

 

Date Range
1923-

 

Language
English

 

Frequency
Update continuously

 

Access
Terminal (Beijing)

 

User Guide

 

Online Training Video

Please click here to enter Soshoo.com

 

Summary

 

Soshoo is a website that offers yearly and monthly statistical data on social and economic situation of China. The information sourced from national and provincial statistical yearbooks, industrial yearbooks, the People's Bank of China Quarterly Statistical Bulletin, China’s Customs Statistics, etc. since 1997 with some dated back to 1949. Users can download data into an Excel sheet.

 

Type of Information
Industry statistics, National and reginal statistics

 

Geographical Coverage
China Mainland, Hong Kong

 

Date Range
1997-

 

Language
Chinese

 

Frequency
Update daily

 

Access
Online

 

Summary

 

Thomson Reuters Eikon provide a wide range of financial data including financial instruments such as equities, equity indices, bonds, bond indices, futures, warrants, options, and credit default swaps as well as economic data, fundamental company accounts data.

 

Type of Information

Corporate finance, Research Reports, Commercial news, Company Information, National and Regional statistics, Financial Market Data, Terminal

 

Geographical Coverage

Global

 

Date Range

1950-

 

Language
English/Chinese

 

Frequency
Update continuously

 

Access
Terminal (Beijing/Shenzhen)

 

User Guide
 

 

Online Training video
http://training.thomsonreuters.com/eikon/

Summary

 

Thomson Reuters Lipper Hedge Fund data is an indispensable resource for academic researchers, institutional asset managers, and consultants who monitor the global hedge fund industry. Quantitative performance data on over 7,500 actively reporting Hedge funds and Funds of Hedge Funds Performance data on over 11,000 graveyard funds that have liquidated or stopped reporting.

 

Type of information
Financial market data, WRDS

 

Geographical Coverage
Global

 

Data range
1990-

 

Language
English

 

Frequency
Update continuously

 

Access
WRDS

 

User Guide
Choose "Thomson Reuters" under "Your Subscriptions" tab

Please click here to enter Thomson Reuters Ownership

 

Thomson Reuter’s Insider Data collection covers U.S. convertible trades by individuals, companies and institutions who are classified as “company insiders.”

TR defines an “insider” as any entity (person, institution, trust, company, etc.) in a “policymaking” position, officer, director or a beneficial owner of a company’s stock who are required by their respective country’s governments to report stock transaction activity, and direct or indirect holdings.

Data includes:

– Insider Name

– Relationship to Issuer

– Number of Shares Traded

– Direct and Indirect Holdings

– Transaction Date

– Transaction Price

 

Language

English

 

Thomson-Reuters Mutual Fund Holdings database provides security holding information for all registered mutual funds that report their holdings with the SEC, plus 3,000 global funds. Reported securities include all NYSE/AMEX/NASDAQ, Toronto, and Montreal common stocks. This database is formerly known as CDA/Spectrum, and is often referred to as Spectrum 1 2 for ownership information by registered Investment Companies or Domestic Mutual Funds.

Data includes:

- Owner Names

- Security description

- Number of Shares held

- Market Value of Holdings

- Percent of shares outstanding

- Report Date of the Holdings

 

Type of Information
Company Information, WRDS

 

Date Range
1997-

 

Language

English

 

Thomson-Reuters Institutional Holdings (13F) Database provides Institutional Common Stock Holdings and Transactions, as reported on Form 13F filed with the SEC. This database is formerly known as CDA/Spectrum 3 4 database, and contains ownership information by institutional managers with $100 million or more in Assets Under Management (Section 13(f) Securities).

 

Date Range

1978-

 

Language

English

 

Access
WRDS

 

User Guide
Click “Thomson Reuters” under “Current Subscriptions”.

Please click Here to enter Vault

 

Summary

 

The Vault Online Career Library provides information and guides for over 3,000 companies, 40 industries, and over fifty career paths, including over ninety full-text career guides, as well as employer profiles, articles, message boards, and advice on careers, resumes, and cover letters.

 

Type of Information
Company information, industry information

 

Geographical Coverage
America

 

Date Range
current

 

Language
English

 

Frequency
Update continuously

 

Access
Online (The user needs to register an account)

 

User Guide

 

Online training video

   

Summary

 

Wind Financial Terminal,an indispensable tool to tap into Chinese financial market, provides the most complete data and information of Chinese financial market, covering stocks, bonds, funds, indices, warrants, commodity futures, foreign exchanges, macro industry, etc. which enables you to get the most accurate, timely and complete 7*24*365 financial information from WFT.

 

Type of Information
Commercial news, Company Information, Corporate finance, Financial market data, Industry Information, Industry statistics, National and reginal statistics, Research reports, Terminal

 

Geographical Coverage
China and other main economic entities

 

Date Range
1952-

 

Language
Chinese

 

Frequency
Update continuously

 

Site to use
The main library in Beijing campus, public territory on floor in E2 building, the branch library in Shanghai campus and the reading area in Shenzhen campus.

 

Access
Terminal (Beijing/Shanghai/Shenzhen)

Please click here to enter WRDS Platform

 

Summary

 

Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS) is the leading, comprehensive, internet-based data research service used by academic, government, non-profit institutions, and corporate firms. WRDS manages the data and delivers it in a seamless, unified, and consistent form. WRDS provides the user with one location to access over 200 terabytes of data across multiple disciplines including Finance, Marketing, and Economics. 

 

CKGSB Library has subscribed the following databases

 

Compustat

IBES

Execucomp

BVD

CSMAR

GMI Ratings

CRSP

Bank Regulatory

IHS Global Insight

Blockholders

CBOE Indexes

Lipper Hedge Fund Database (TASS)

CUSIP

DMEF Academic Data

Thomson Reuters - Insliders Data

Dow Jones

FDIC

Thomson Reuters - Institutional (13F) Holdings

Fama French & Liquidity Factors

Federal Reserve Bank

Thomson Reuters - Mutual Fund Holdings

PHLX

Penn World Tables

 

SEC Order Execution

TRACE

 

 

Account Registration

1. Point your web browser to http://wrds-web.wharton.upenn.edu/wrds/index.cfm

2. Select “Institution” as Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business

3. Choose your account type

4. WRDS will require your CKGSB email address for authentication; it will then send you a URL for access.

 

Type of Information
Corporate finance, Financial market data, Industry statistics

 

Geographical Coverage
Global

 

Date Range

 

Language
English

 

Frequency
Update continuously

 

Access
Online + Password

 

User Guide: