Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS) is an Internet-based data service from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. WRDS provides a simple, powerful web data interface for a variety of financial research applications, plus technical support to programming in SAS, FORTRAN, or C. Financial support for WRDS is jointly provided by UT Knoxville's Haslam College of Business and the University Libraries.
WRDS access is limited to faculty and graduate student researchers at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. For further information about accessing to WRDS at UT, contact Dr. Charles H. Noble, Associate Dean for Research and Faculty at the Haslam College of Business. To request an account visit the WRDS website.
The University of Tennessee's WRDS subscription includes access to: (description of each is http://www.whartonwrds.com/our-datasets/)
|Audit Analytics||Fama French & Liquidity Factors|
|Bank Regulatory||First Call|
|Blockholders||IBES: Institutional Brokers Estimate System|
|Bureau van Dijk||IRRC/Investor Responsibility Research Center|
|COMPUSTAT North America and Global||PHLX|
|CRSP: Center for Research in Security Prices||Penn World Tables|
|DMEF Academic Data||Risk Metrics|
|Dow Jones Averages||SEC Order Execution|
|FDIC: Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation||TRACE|
|Thomson Reuters: Mutual Funds Holdings|