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Find information on international companies by searching widely in a range of resources listed below - note what companies say about themselves in the media, and what analysts say about companies.
Private and small companies can be very difficult to find out about (particularly financial details) - use news sources to gather as much information as you can.
A free site that provides access where available to annual reports from around the world. Search by name, Industry, or Exchange.
Check company websites. Note: Private companies are not required to make annual reports public so this information can be very difficult to locate
Financial data and analysis for selected major companies. Find the Company Snapshot by searching for the company name and selecting it from the suggestions given. The Company Snapshot is linked from the results page.
Search the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission for company filings. May contain more information than is published in annual reports.
Search by company or brand name.
Having found the Company Shapshot, look for the Peer Comparison link on the left-hand side of the screen.
Check company websites (e.g. sections headed About us, Press Releases), and news sources (e.g. Factiva) for comments about market share.
Factiva default search is only the last 3 months, but you can extend this limit.
A 60 day rolling archive of newspapers and magazines from around the world.
Search for a product category or specific brand.
Check company websites for product information and news sources (e.g. Factiva) for articles based on press releases about new product launches.
Business Source Complete
Selected company profiles from Datamonitor. Use the Company Profile link under More at the top of the screen.
Includes profiles for selected companies.
Reports for selected international companies. Find by searching for the company name and selecting it from the suggestions given. If there is a Company Snapshot it will be linked from the results page.
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Last updated on Monday 09 April 2018