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WRDS: Wharton Research Data Services

Resource Overview

Alternate Title(s): Wharton Research Data Services, COMPUSTAT

Platform: Wharton

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Registration required: Registration on the WRDS site is required for access. To request an account, press the "Connect to Resource" button, and click on "Register" at the top right corner of the WRDS site.

Multi-factor authentication required: Two factor authentication has been required for access since December 2022.

The Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS) interface is for robust financial and accounting research. WRDS includes databases such as: COMPUSTAT, CRSP, Dow Jones Averages, Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC), Penn World Tables, Philadelphia Stock Exchange (PHLX), and Thomson-Reuters Institutional Holdings (13F).

This platform allowed for two-factor authentication in November 2022 and required it in December 2022.

Resource Details


Contains company finances as well as equity and fixed income data, and is intended for in-depth financial and accounting research.




Coverage varies by database

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Last Updated: May 2, 2024 2:56pm