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Financial Data Databases


Worldscope, known as WorldScope Fundamental, is one of Refinitiv's (formerly Thomson Reuters) key financial databases, with data covering more than 90,000 companies trading in more than 30 developed and emerging markets in more than 120 countries that account for 99% of global market capitalization.

Contains detailed financial statement data and profile data on public companies globally. Using primary source documents and news clippings, Worldscope data analysts extract the data to global templates that are specific to industry groups.


Access method: Access is provided through the WRDS platform.

Concept Financial Statements

Region Global


Available content via WRDS:

  • Thomson Reuters-- Worldscope ( Data updated quarterly)

Documentation and manuals

Several good manuals are available in the Support section of the WRDS platform.  Please login to WRDS platform to view the Worldscope Manuals and Overviews.