Financial Data and Company Information

  • Date: –12:00
  • Location: Online via Zoom Digitala bibliotekslabbet
  • Organiser: Uppsala university library
  • Contact person: Maria Berg Andersson
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Welcome to a course in finding financial data and company information.

The major portion of the course is devoted to Refinitiv Eikon/Datastream. We will also take a look at Retriever Business and a few databases that are available via Swedish House of Finance Research Data Center.


-download time series to excel: stock prices, revenues, fundamentals, estimates etc.

-screen for equities/companies using different criteria, such as a certain exchange, size, region, industry etc.

-search for events: IPOs, M&A, dividends, share buybacks etc.

-find ESG data (Environmental, Social, Governance)

Target group: students who need to download financial data for their Bachelor or Master's thesis in Business Studies, Economics or Statistics.

If needed, the course will be held in English