CAT 2018

E-resources And Databases


ACE Database:-

  • Ace Equity Database : A Corporate Database covering Financial & Non-Financial Information on more than 38000 companies covering more than 1750 financial fields. Balance Sheet and P&L are provided as per Industry Formats (e.g Balance Sheet as per Revised Schedule VI in Banking, Non-Banking & Reality Format and P&L in 13 formats). Data is presented as per Annual Report.
  • Ace MF Database: Mutual Fund data covering historical NAVs and Portfolio details with various MF Ratios for all MF Schemes. It is a desktop based application for mutual fund research, with comprehensive data coverage with analytical tools.
  • Ace Knowledge Portal – Web based Knowledge Portal (IP-based) covers latest and historical data of Company, Sector, Mutual Fund information, Macro Economy and Digital Library.

EBSCO ( ) is an online reference system that offers a variety of full text databases ranging from general reference collections to specially designed, subject-specific databases, Superior Business Coverage, topical Video Content & company view. The content includes more than 3,800 active full-text journals and magazines, more than 1,330 active full text peer-reviewed journals, nearly 800 active full text peer reviewed journals with no embargo and more than 870 active full-text journals indexed in Web of Science or Scopus.

PROQUEST (ABI Informs): ABI/INFORM Collection is comprised of ABI/INFORM Global, ABI/INFORM Trade & Industry, and ABI/INFORM Dateline. The collection features thousands of full-text journals, dissertations, working papers, key business and economics periodicals such as The Economist and Sloan Management Review, country-and industry-focused reports, and major news sources like the Wall Street Journal. Its international coverage gives researchers a complete picture of companies and business trends around the world.

ProwessIQ: - The Prowess database includes all companies traded on the National Stock Exchange and the Bombay Exchange, thousands of unlisted public limited companies and hundreds of private limited companies. The database is built from annual reports, quarterly financial statements, Stock exchange feeds and other reliable sources. Prowess is most useful in applications where we need to find companies that satisfy a set of conditions.

Bloomberg Professional: - The Bloomberg Terminal is an integral piece of software within the finance industry that is used to access financial information. It is a major global provider of 24 hour financial news and information, including real-time and historic price data, financials data, trading news and analyst coverage, as well as general news and sports. The Bloomberg Terminal is a computer system provided by the financial data vendor Bloomberg L.P. 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.

India Stat: provides comprehensive socio-economic data about India and its sectors, states & regions on internet. . Incepted in the year 2000, has now been successfully accredited to serve the global research fraternity for more than 16 years. The cluster of consist of56 associate websites, which includes 31 state-specific websites, 19 sector-specific websites & 6 regions -specific websites. The additional access of its 56 associate’s sites is provided on subscribing, just for an ease of navigation.

Business Standard e-newspaper primarily covers the language daily newspaper primarily covers the Indian economy India and international business and financial news and issues.