Alternative Title: 
Financial Analysis Made Easy

FAME (Financial Analysis Made Easy) provides detailed financial information of several million UK and Irish companies, both listed and unlisted, including 5 million companies which are no longer active, updated monthly with up to 10 years of data.

FAME allows you to search by any combination of over 300 criteria including: geographic location, SIC code or activity description, number of employees, statement items, ratios, credit score/rating, legal form, year of incorporation, holding company/subsidiary.

Company comparisons can be achieved using the Peer Analysis option whilst the Statistical Analysis option allows you to produce market sector reports.

Spatial Coverage: 
United Kingdom
Data Creator: 
Bureau van Dijk
Time Period: 

2002 - present

Data Publisher:


User support includes a "user guide" and "quick tour" options.


The University subscription does not cover all features.


Data can be downloaded as Excel 2007 (.xlsx), Excel (.xls), Word 2007 (.docx), Word (.doc), Rich Text Format (.rtf), and Adobe Acrobat PDF (.pdf).

Data Access: 

Directly available to Edinburgh University users via EASE.