Do you have a research idea that requires register data? Explore our catalogue of data related research programs and see if a program that might fit your idea already exists. Present your idea and perhaps you can collaborate!
Welcome to the Aalto University Data Hub!
Do you know which data are available at Aalto University? Our catalogue contains information about research data resources for many fields.
The Aalto University Data Hub makes research data easier to find and promotes the reuse of costly datasets. Whether you are a student searching for data to start writing your thesis or a senior researcher with a long-established research field, the Data Hub can be of use to you.
Our catalogue of data sources (data sets, databases, vendors, repositories, and other data providers) contains information about data resources, which are available for students and researchers, covering many research fields related to Aalto's six schools. You may very likely come across data which you were not aware even existed.
Additionally, our dedicated staff offers supporting data-related services - we are here to help you obtain access to and get started with new data.
Explore the Data Hub
As some of you may have noticed, we no longer offer access to the Amadeus database. Instead of this, you can now use the Orbis database, which offers the same content with global coverage. You can find information about Orbis and how to access it below.
WRDS is a research platform offering access to a wide variety of business and finance related datasets through a common web-based interface.
- Stock markets,
- Interest rates,
- Bonds and fixed income
- Financial statements
The Thomson/Refinitiv Holdings database contains detailed information on institutional stock holdings and mutual fund ownership in the United States at the stock level.
- Governance and Ownership
- Mutual and hedge funds
Compustat North America provides annual and quarterly fundamentals (accounting statement information) for public companies in the US and Canada. Additional Compustat data files include bank fundamentals, historical business segment data and executive compensation (Execucomp).
- Financial statements
I/B/E/S (IBES) provides forecasts by financial analysts for company earnings, cash flows, dividends, and other important financial items, price targets and buy-sell-hold recommendations.
- Ratings and earnings forecasts
CRSP provides security price, return, and volume data for the US stock markets dating back to 1925. Additionally, the data files include CRSP/Compustat Merged Database and US mutual fund data.
- Stock markets
Repositories & Other General Data Sources
These repositories and data sources collect large amounts of data in one place, and allow researchers to archive, share and make their research outputs citable.