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Financial Data Databases

About this database

DataStream is the world's largest and most respected historical financial numerical database. It delivers ​global financial and macro-economic data to help validate your investment ideas. Powerful charting and seamless integration with Excel allows you to explore relationships and analyze historical trends, and publish the results in MS Office.

Historical, global coverage of equities, stock markets, commodities, futures, currencies, options, bond markets, company financials, and economic data. Information is updated daily. Historical equity data is available from 1973, though coverage varies from country to country. Sources include national governments, OECD, EIU, IMF, Worldscope, and Morgan Stanley Capital (MSCI). Financial data from Worldscope for non-US companies is also available.


User Guide

The following  files for DataStream are provided for XJTLU researchers and students as a reference: