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Authorized Affiliates are users with an active UCInetID and password, i.e. current UCI students, faculty, and staff.


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Global Companies



S&P Capital IQ
Access: UCI - Authorized Affiliates
Geography: Global

A comprehensive company intelligence database, offering granular financial and capital structure information on millions of companies worldwide, including data and graphs for historic stock prices, searchable SEC filings, mergers & acquisitions activities, and venture capital/private equity data.  Also features biographic and professional connection information for millions of business practitioners.  

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Access: UCI - Authorized Affiliates
Geography: Global

Features ratings, ESG relevancy, and accompanying in-depth analysis, for companies that are rated by Fitch (over 4,000 globally).  Companies are rated annually.  To understand a given firm, the Issuer Research by Fitch offers in-depth analysis that covers all key rating drivers (e.g. operating environment, financial flexibility, product pipeline, etc.).  


Access: UCI

Geography: Global

A global directory in which every company within the database has at least one foreign subsidiary.  Finds both US firms operating in foreign countries, and foreign firms operating in the US.  Searchable on criteria including: industry, employee count, and revenue. 


Mergent Intellect
Access: UCI
Geography: Global

Public and private company information (as available) for companies worldwide, including the ability to build lists of companies.  Mergent Intellect replaces Hoovers Pro.  Data for both Mergent & Hoovers comes from Dun & Bradstreet (D&B).


Passport Global Market Information Database
Access: UCI - Authorized Affiliates

Geography: Global

Analytical reports on large global consumer companies' operations in various countries worldwide.


MarketLine Advantage
Access: UCI

Geography: Global

International in scope.  Public and select large private company profiles, including SWOT analyses.


Prowess dx
Access: UCI
Geography: India

Financial time-series data for over 30,000 Indian companies. Coverage includes both public and private companies with stock price data included for listed companies. Annual Reports of companies, stock exchanges and regulators are the principal sources of the data. From the Centre for Monitoring Indian Economy (CMIE).

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Business Source Complete
Access: UCI

Geography: Global

Covers virtually all business subjects.  Includes financial reports, trade publications, news, conference proceedings, industry reports, and market research reports.   Often one of the only sources of information on foreign companies. 


Access World News
Access: UCI

Geography: Global

Full-text information from over 600 U.S. and over 700 international sources, each offering diverse viewpoints on local, regional and world issues.  Often one of the only sources of information on foreign companies. 

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