Datastream is a financial and economic database of Thomson Reuters. It provides current and historical time series data on equities, bonds, indices, unit trusts, investment trusts, bonds, exchange rates, interest rates, commodities, derivatives, and economic data.
Guide on How do I use Datastream is available.
Access Datastream via computers on Level 3 and 4 of the Library. Limited to 5 concurrent users.
Bloomberg Professional Service
Bloomberg provides real-time and historical pricing, indicative and fundamental data, charts and graphs on different topics, customized analytics, and market news. Use this database to obtain financial and business information, including real-time and intraday data.
Use Bloomberg computers at the Investment Studio on Level 3 of the Library. To install Bloomberg Excel Add-In, follow this path: Start > All Programs > Bloomberg > Install Excel Add-In
This database contains profiles of 230,000 global and 363,000 Asian Pacific public and private companies. It houses thousands of company profiles, news, financials and executive profiles. It has industry information from market research reports. 10 concurrent users. Please note that your session will time out after 15 minutes of inactivity, try again if you were in an active session. Please clear your browser's history/cache, close the browser and access OneSource again. Alternatively, use the Chrome browser and open a New Incognito Window to access OneSource.
Select Instrument: Stocks. Key in the company's Symbol / ticker or do the "Symbol Lookup" if you don't know the symbol. Choose Historical Quote and fill up the options. Noticed that Factiva only has the past 5 years data.