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WRDS (Wharton Research Data Services)

Web-based platform for business data


What is WRDS:

WRDS is a platform for accessing various datasets in a uniform way.  The University of Cincinnati subscribes to many datasets that are accessed via this platform.  These are the datasets currently available to us:

 Bank Regulatory; Blockholders; CBOE Indexes; COMPUSTAT; CRSP; CUSIP; DMEF Academic Data; Dow Jones; Eventus; Fama French & Liquidity Factors; Federal Reserve Bank; IBES; IHS Global Insight; IRI; ISS (formerly RiskMetrics); Option Metrics; OTC Markets; Penn World Tables; PHLX; Public; SEC Order Execution; TAQ; Thomson Reuters; TRACE.


One Day pass: To get access to WRDS, please enter your email account at your subscribing institution. We will send an email to this address with the information needed to sign in.

To Get an Account as a UC user, Click on the tab Register and fill out the form.  The WRDS administrator at UC will look at your request to approve your account access.

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