Undergraduate Student/Staff Login Instructions
Faculty and Graduate Student Login Instructions
Each faculty member or graduate student should submit a request to receive their individual username and password to access the full range of services available. Please follow instructions below.
Note: it may take up to a full business day for WRDS to process your request for an account.
Note: Graduate Student accounts will expire at the end of the semester in which they were requested. Please email Jeanne Hebard if you need access for an additional semester.
Pricing, trading, financial, accounting, economics,data. Accessible through a single web-based interface provided by the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. Babson's subscription includes the following resources:
COMPUSTAT: This S&P database provides detailed historical financials for US public companies back to 1950 for annual data and 1962 for quarterly data.
CRSP: The Center for Research in Security Prices maintains the most comprehensive collection of security price, return, and volume data for the NYSE, AMEX and Nasdaq stock markets. Additional CRSP files provide stock indices, beta- and cap-based portfolio, treasury bond and risk-free rates, and mutual fund databases.
NYSE TAQ: The Trade and Quote database contains intraday transactions data (trades and quotes) for all securities listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) and American Stock Exchange (AMEX), as well as Nasdaq National Market System (NMS) and Small Cap issues.
In addition, the following are some of the complimentary databases and tools provided by WRDS; note that some are sample data sets only:
Research Quotient: offers a universal, uniform, and reliable measure of a firm's R&D productivity.
SEC Disclosure of Order Execution: As a result of Rule 11Ac1-5, market centers that trade national market system securities must make monthly, electronic disclosures of basic information concerning their quality of executions on a stock-by-stock basis.