Datastream provides current and historical time series data on stocks, indices, bonds, unit trusts, investment trusts, commodities, derivatives, constituent lists, exchange rates, interest rates and other economic data.
It provides access to time series for more than 3.5 million global financial instruments, securities and indicators across multiple assets classes with over 15,000 data types. Most data is available daily, weekly, monthly, quarterly or yearly.
Data sources include Worldscope, Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), International Monetary Fund (IMF), national government bodies and many others. To find out the source of a series, see the Source column in Datastream Navigator.
Qualitative data and data on private companies is not available.