Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS)

Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS) provides an interface to financial and economic time-series data. WRDS data are compiled from independent sources that specialise in specific historical data. Some sources include CRSP, S&P Global Market Intelligence, NYSE, and Thomson Reuters, and more specialized sources such as BoardEx, FactSet, Hedge Fund Research, Markit, Ravenpack and GSIOnline with more added regularly.At time of writing, the University of Edinburgh subscribes to the following datavases via the WRDS interface: 

Spatial Coverage: 
International
Data Creator: 
varies
Time Period: 

varies for each database

Data Access: 

University of Edinburgh faculty, students, and staff who require access must register for a WRDS account at: https://wrds-web.wharton.upenn.edu/wrds/. Your request will be reviewed by one of the WRDS Representatives. If you have not received an e-mail message within 5 business days, please contact your WRDS Representatives: Deborah Morrison: d.morrison@ed.ac.uk or Natalie Honeyman: N.Honeyman@ed.ac.uk.