Online Real-Time Financial Data And Software
The Robert H. Smith School of Business provides its faculty and students easy
access to the world’s leading online real-time financial data and software.
In partnership with the University of Maryland McKeldin Library, the Robert H.
Smith School of Business provides its faculty and students with a world-class set
of research financial and other business databases, and the software to access them.
Reuters 3000 Xtra – 62 concurrent accesses
Reuters 3000 Xtra is a high-speed, integrated information and transaction service.
It gives users a commanding view of the global real-time financial arena and provides
a combination of news, information and insight as well as access to the global Reuters
trading community. Its integrated price discovery and trading capabilities across
all asset classes mean that decisions can be made and executed from a single desktop.
Reuters 3000 Xtra reflects Reuters vast experience in global financial markets;
functionality is continually upgraded and content enriched.
Thomson Datastream Advance offers you access to the world's largest and most respected
financial statistical database. It contains more than two million financial instruments,
securities, and indicators for over 175 countries in 60 markets. With up to 50 years
of history and over 8,000 different fields, it provides access to over one hundred
million time series. Thomson Datastream Advance combines easy-to-use, pre-formatted
charts and tabular reports with truly flexible charting to help reveal new insights
Bloomberg Professional – 6 full function terminals
The BLOOMBERG PROFESSIONAL® service seamlessly integrates real-time and historical
information on about 5 million bonds, equities, commodities, currencies and funds.
The electronic library also comprises data on almost every publicly traded company
and biographies of more than 1 million people. And because everything is provided
in single source, information can be accessed, analyzed or archived with just a
few keystrokes or clicks.
Historical Databases and Retrieval Software
Click here for a list of
databases. Full access is available to members of the University of Maryland community
and on the Maryland campus.
We subscribe to the Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS), a web based data
service that provides instant access to several research quality financial