User Guide - Online Databases
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Crisil Research Database CRISIL Research is the country’s largest independent and integrated research house with strong domain expertise on Indian economy, industries and capital markets. It has unique research platform and capabilities to deliver superior perspectives and insights to over 1200 domestic and global clients, through a range of research reports, analytical tools, subscription products and customised solutions.   Comprehensive research coverage on the Indian economy, 69 industries and 2000 corporates makes CRISIL a preferred service provider to: CRISILViews, Customised Research, EcoViews, Independent Equity Research, Industry Information Service, Industry Risk Scores, Infrastructure investment opportunity, IPO Grading, Ratings Information Base, Real Estate, Retail Loan Product and SME Sector & Cluster Attractiveness. User Guide
Marketline- Datamonitor MarketLine Advantage is an interactive subscription platform offering a comprehensive and unique collection of company, industry, financial, and country information extending across every major marketplace worldwide.    MarketLine Advantage offers company, industry, and country profiles. This includes SWOT analyses, 12,000 company , 215 countries and 46 political and geographic groupings. The program includes case studies and profiles, 16,500 company capsules, case studies, industry profiles in management reports. A daily news feed is also included. User Guide
ETIG Database  ET Intelligence Group (ETIG), the research arm of The Economic Times, India’s largest business paper, and part of The Times Group. ETIG is engaged in macro-economic and sectoral research for the benefit of Indian business. ETIG undertake detailed primary, secondary and market research based studies. ETIG analyse business from various angles – sectoral, firm level, macro-economic, process and functional.   ETIG database offers Equity Research Reports (more than 17000 company research reports & recommendations), ET Quarterly Mutual Fund Tracker, Company News / Reports, Market News / Reports, Sector News / Reports, Weekly Technical analysis, Sectoral Portfolio Tracker, Investor's Guide Archives, 100 Fastest Growing Small Companies, Daily Derivatives, Case studies, Daily updates on the markets, Guest articles & Leader talk and Chart Buster – Positive Breakout / Negative Breakout companies. User Guide
Financial Times Database FT provides the latest news and data from the world's leading business website. It has full access to all FT news, comment, expert analysis and tools essential for managing business.   The Financial Times, one of the world’s leading business news organisations, is recognised internationally for its authority, integrity and accuracy. Providing essential news, comment, data and analysis for the global business community, the FT has a combined paid print and digital circulation of almost 629,000  User Guide
IndiaStat Indiastat is the authentic source for Indian statistics collected from the best sources for information and statistics on India. Within huge database, user can easily surf through half-a-million pages that contain socio-economic statistical data and useful information on India is a cluster of 57 sites including India-specific, Sector specific,Region specific and State specific sites rendering its dedicated services to the research fraternity from academic, professional and corporate world with authentic and comprehensive compilation of secondary level socio-economic statistical data about India and its states,Region and Sector on more than 35 variables. User Guide
Indian Power Sector Database Infraline is India’s premier provider of research and consulting services for energy sector professionals with focus on Power, Oil & Gas, Upstream, Coal, Renewable, Roads and Metals & Mining sectors. Products and Services include real time data analysis, presented in an unbiased manner, indicating key industry trends and developments which are used for effective strategic decisions.   The Database includes a detailed overview of the Indian Power Sector, including its evolution, latest status, recent happenings, policy changes, and a glimpse of key statistics related to the sector. It contains all Acts, Policies, Guidelines, Notifications, Regulations and Orders issued by Government, its bodies and other relevant authorities. 
ISI Emerging Markets-Asia ISI Emerging Markets, a Euromoney Institutional Investor Company, is a pioneer of high-value emerging market business and financial information.    Emerging Markets Information Service (EMIS) delivers deep, rich company and industry information, alongside the relevant proprietary and multi-source news, research and analytics. It delivers hard-to-get information on more than 80 emerging markets through its award-winning online Emerging Markets Information Service. It aggregates and produces unique content including full-text news articles, financial statements, company information, industry analyses, equity quotes, macroeconomic statistics, and market-specific information, which are derived directly from more than 20,000 local and global publications. User Guide
Corporate Databases
ACE Analyser
Accord Fintech Pvt. Ltd. is an ISO 9001:2000 certified company, set up by a team of professionals with competencies in Financial content, software development and database design using a variety of platforms, technologies and financial domain knowledge. A dedicated team of financial and database analysts maintain information related to Company data, Mutual Fund and Insurance.
  AceAnalyser database comprises of: 1. Company Information: Includes financial and non-financial information of companies & sectors.2. Equity Markets: Covers BSE / NSE Stock Exchanges Equity. 3. Commodities Markets: Covers MCX / NCDEX Exchanges Information. 4. Derivative Markets: Includes Future Markets and Option Markets information of stocks and index. 5. Macro Economy: Covers the National Income statistics, Money & Banking,Price Indices and other Economic Data.
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ACE Equity
Accord Fintech Pvt. Ltd. is an ISO 9001:2000 certified company, set up by a team of professionals with competencies in Financial content, software development and database design using a variety of platforms, technologies and financial domain knowledge. A dedicated team of financial and database analysts maintain information related to Company data, Mutual Fund and Insurance.
  ACE Equity Corporate Database provides latest / historical, financial and non-financial information on more than Listed & Unlisted Indian companies. Ace Equity provides the complete information available in the Annual Report of the companies like Balance Sheet, Profit & Loss, Cash Flow, Interim Results, Holdings, Reports etc. It covers more than 1750 Financial data points with in-depth coverage for analysis. Ace Equity financial data is presented in 10 standardized Industry formats namely, Manufacturing, Banking, Finance (Broking & NBFC), Software, Shipping, Hotel, Media, Hospitality, Real Estate & Power with a very powerful Query module. User Guide
Bloomberg Terminal Bloomberg Database is an online database, provides real time pricing, data, history, news, analytics and research for global financial markets.   The Bloomberg Terminal is a computer system  that enables professionals in finance and other industries to access the Bloomberg Professional service through which users can monitor and analyze real-time financial market data and place trades on the electronic trading platform. The system also provides news, price quotes, and messaging across its proprietary secure network. User Guide
Capitaline Plus Capitaline Plus provides fundamental and market data on more than 23,000 Indian listed and unlisted companies, classified under more than 300 industries, along with powerful analytic tools. Extensive data and analysis on every company profile, directors, more than 10-year financials (P&L, balance sheet, cash flow, consolidated financial data, segment data, forex data, R&D data, ratios, etc), quarterly results, ownership pattern, finished products, raw materials, share price data, directors' report, management discussion, notes to account, business news, corporate events, etc.   Capitaline Plus has extensive financial and non-financial information on Indian companies. Coverage of data on each company includes Balance Sheet, P & L, Segment Finance, Funds Flow, Cash Flow, Forex, R & D, Key Ratios, Quarterly Results, Finished Products, Share Price data, Raw Materials, Price Chart, Share-holding Pattern, Corporate events, Directors' Report, News, Research & Analysis. Capitaline Plus contains more than 300 industries' aggregate data of all companies in one industry on one screen for easy comparison. Capitaline Plus package has a Live News section, which gives a wide range of news story updates including market commentary, price movements of stocks, all market reports, corporate happenings, results, IPOs, politics, economy, quarterly performance, research reports. Powerful aggregation screens displaying scoreboards of companies classified under different catalogs like Industry, House, State, Country, Product, Stock Exchange, Index, etc. User Guide
Economic Outlook (CMIE) The Economic Outlook provides CMIE's view on where the Indian economy stands and where it is likely headed. This view is derived from a careful and continuous monitoring of all new data releases. New data releases are analysed in real-time in the context of the historical trends and in the context of other current data releases. Economic Outlook therefore provides a comprehensive and integrated view of the Indian economy.   The Economic Outlook replaces two of CMIE's earlier services - the Economic Intelligence Service and Business Beacon. Economic Outlook is the underlying database. The service provides full access to this database. Time series on more than a 100,000 indicators are provided in multiple frequencies and in the form of several derivations. The full set of indicators including all frequencies and derivations add up to nearly a million time-series. All these are presented in intelligently laid-out tabulations. CMIE's statistical forecasts are provided in separate tabulations. User Guide
Industry Outlook (CMIE) Industry Outlook is a comprehensive service that provides detailed information on Indian industries. It includes the mining, manufacturing, utilities and and services industries. A total of 193 industries are covered.   The service provides detailed historical data on capacity, production, foreign trade, sales, prices, annual and quarterly financial performance of the industry and its detailed break-up by companies, new capacities built and expected to be commissioned, performance of listed companies on the bourses, data culled from the Annual Survey of Industries and from RBI's industrial outlook surveys. Industry Outlook provides insights, outlook and forecasts. It is designed to provide a near to medium term view of Indian industries. User Guide
Prowess (CMIE) Prowess is a database of the financial performance of over 27,000 companies. It includes all companies traded on the National Stock Exchange and the Bombay Stock Exchange, thousands of unlisted public limited companies and hundreds of private limited companies. It also includes a number of important business entities that are not registered companies.   The Prowess database is built from Annual Reports, quarterly financial statements, Stock Exchange feeds and other reliable sources. There are over 3,500 datafields per company in Prowess. The database is normalised to enable inter-company and inter-temporal comparisons. This enhances the usefulness of the database in decision making. Prowess provides time-series data for the past two decades. It covers the entire post-reforms period in India. The database is updated every day with regular intra-day and end-of-day updates.  
States of India (CMIE) The States of India service provides statistics, official documents of state governments, comments of CMIE analysts on the data and CMIE forecasts. The spectrum of statistics in States of India includes demographic, economic, industrial and socio-economic indicators. The database in the product is supported by analysis, charting tools and forecasts.   The data provided by the service can be divided into 13 broad components. These are listed below with the principal . 1. Demographics (Census of India), 2. State Domestic Product (Central Statistical Organisation), 3. Elections (Election Commission of India), 4. Agriculture (Ministry of Agriculture & Cooperation), 5. Industry (Annual Survey of Industries), 6. Infrastructure (variety of sources for power, roadways, railways, ports, aviation, telecommunications), 7. Investments (CMIE's CapEx service), 8. Banking (Reserve Bank of India), 9. Public finance (State finance ministries), 10. Consumer prices (Labour ministry), 11. Health (State Health ministries), 12. Education (State Education ministries), 13. Crime (National Crime Records Bureau)  
Private Equity Deal Database The Venture Intelligence service, launched in 2002, is the leading source of information and analysis on private equity, venture capital and M&A in India.    The Venture Intelligence is the leading source of information and analysis on private equity, Real Estate and M&A in India. The Venture Intelligence Private Equity Deal Database lists cash-for-equity investments in India-based companies by private equity and venture capital firms. The database also includes financial investments by strategic investors which function similar to PE/VC firms and often co-invest with them. The Venture Intelligence Private Equity in Real Estate Database lists investments in India-based Real Estate companies and projects by private equity firms. The database also includes financial investments by strategic investors which function similar to PE firms and often co-invest with them. User Guide
M&A Deal Database  
Real Estate Deal Database  
ABI/INFORM (Proquest)  ABI/INFORM Complete is a database of full text journals on business, economy and management providing a comprehensive coverage on various micro as well as macro economic aspects of various economies of the world   ABI/INFORM contains a broad array of business information, from scholarly journals and dissertations, to company, industry and market focused trade news. Delivering over 6,800 journals, nearly 80% of which are in full-text, ABI/INFORM is the most comprehensive business database , Offering much more than journal content, this diverse solution provides the right mix of content types to meet the needs of any business researcher. It provides fast, easy access to information on almost 200,000 companies, with coverage from at least 1992 forward and with back-file coverage to 1923.  User Guide
Business Source Complete (EBSCO)  EBSCO Information Services provides a complete and optimized research solution comprised of research databases and e-journals—all combined with the most powerful discovery service and management resources to support the information and collection development needs of libraries and other institutions and to maximize the search experience for researchers and other end users.   EBSCO database provides the leading collection of bibliographic and full text content. As part of the comprehensive coverage offered by this database, indexing and abstracts for the most important scholarly business journals back as far as 1886 are included. It includes full text journals in all disciplines of business, including marketing, management, MIS, POM, accounting, finance and economics. Additional full text content includes financial data, books, monographs, major reference works, book digests, conference proceedings, case studies, investment research reports, industry reports, market research reports, country reports, company profiles, SWOT analyses,  and more. User Guide
Elsevier's Energy Collection  ScienceDirect is a part of Elsevier is the world's largest scientific, technical and medical information provider and publishes over 2,000 journals as well as books and secondary databases.   ScienceDirectis a leading full-text scientific database offering journal articles and book chapters from more than 2,500 journals, 20,000 books and 11,966,944 Articles. It provides access of 250+ full text journals n all disciplines of business, including marketing, management, MIS, POM, accounting, finance, Energy and economics. User Guide
Elsevier's Online Journals Collection 
IGI Online Journals Collection  IGI Global offers premier and peer-reviewed content in both print and electronic formats to international researchers, librarians, and universities, and actively publishes under five imprints —Information Science Reference, Business Science Reference, Medical Information Science Reference, Engineering Science Reference, and IGI Publishing.   IGI Online Journals Collection  is a leading international academic publisher of more than 2,300+ reference books, 155+ journals, encyclopedias, teaching cases, proceedings, and databases. It provides access of 152 full text journals focusing on the areas of education, social science, library science, healthcare, business, environmental science, public administration, computer science, and engineering.  User Guide
JSTOR JSTOR is a not–for–profit organization based United States founded in 1995 to build trusted archives for scholarship. It provides full-text searches of digitized back issues of several hundred journals. JSTOR has created archive of over one thousand academic journals in both digital and print formats, and continues to greatly expand access to scholarly works and other materials needed for research and teaching globally.    JSTOR offers high-quality, interdisciplinary content to support scholarship and teaching. The JSTOR digital archive includes more than 1,500 leading academic journals in the humanities, social sciences, and sciences. The entire back runs of journals (from volume 1, issue 1) are always included, and in 2010 JSTOR expanded its vast collection of archival content to include the most recent issues of select academic journals through the Current Scholarship Program. User Guide
Proquest’s Dissertations & Theses   ProQuest Dissertations and Theses — Full text is the world's most comprehensive collection of dissertations and theses.   The ProQuest Dissertations & Theses (PQDT) database provides online access to discover nearly 3 million doctoral dissertations and master’s theses. User Guide
PsycARTICLES (APA)   PsycARTICLES, from the American Psychological Association (APA), is a definitive source of full-text, peer-reviewed scholarly and scientific articles in psychology.   The database contains more than 100,000 articles from 59 journals (48 published by the American Psychological Association (APA) and 11 from allied organizations). It includes all journal articles, letters to the editor and errata from each journal. Coverage spans 1894 to present.
SAGE Humanities & Social Sc. Collection Sage publishes peer reviewed journals for over four decades created in partnership with the best authors, researchers, editors, associations, and societies.    Sage HSS Package is comprehesive collection of academic literature in social Sciences. Sage HSS Package Comprises 453 journals covering over 30 Subject area. User Guide
INFORMS Online INFORMS is the world’s largest organization for advanced analytics professionals, focused on providing data analytics and operations research information, training and best practices to its members and the industry at large. Much like the American Medical Association (AMA) is to the medical industry, INFORMS is the valued thought leader for the analytics industry. Its members provide best-in-class resources, including analytics models, methodologies and certification best practices that are leveraged by companies globally.   INFORMS publishes 13 scholarly journals, including the flagship journals Operations Research and Management Science, an open-access journal INFORMS Transactions on Education, and Service Science. These journals describe the latest Operations Research, analytics methods, applications and an industry and membership magazine with news from across the profession. User Guide
PsycBOOKS (APA) PsycBOOKS is a full-text database that provides electronic access to thousands of scholarly and professional titles published by APA, including recent titles in psychological and behavioral science, plus a substantial backfile of classic and historic works.   PsycBOOKS from the American Psychological Association (APA), includes over 38,000 chapters in PDF from over 2,500 books, published by the APA and other distinguished publishers, and includes digitized content of historical significance from the Archives of the History of American Psychology (AHAP) collection . It also contains over 1,600classic books of landmark historical impact in psychology dating from the 1600s, and the exclusive electronic release of more than 1,500 authored entries from APA/Oxford University Press Encyclopedia of Psychology.