Attention Covid-19 adjustments to Library services


Accounting & Finance

The Library purchases high-quality subscription resources to support your assignments.

Download the University VPN system to access these resources any time, anywhere!

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Use the resources below to find detailed financial information:

For the latest updates as well as further help and support, please self-enrol on this BaL Moodle site: Financial Databases: Access and Guidelines.
This site also includes information about Audit Analytics and BoardEx

If you are having trouble accessing data, look at this suggested reading list for possible alternatives


The new interface for S&P, includes most Capital IQ financial data, as well as banking information, news and analytics and information on private companies (4,000 companies currently which will increase to 10 million by the end of 2020). 

Additional access instructions:

  • Available on campus or via VPN 
  • Students who have already registered for Capital IQ can use the same details to access this new interface
  • First time users need to register using a University email address - click on NEW USER SIGN UP
  • Getting started registration guide - new student users are advised to the choose Generalist profile when registering

  • Similar to Bloomberg but web-based and available off-campus
  • Deep global company information and market research
  • Real-time and historical information on companies, markets, transactions and people worldwide
  • Ratings Direct covers global, national and regional scale credit ratings and research

Most financial data, except Rating Direct, can now be accessed in the new Market Intelligence Platform (available on campus or via VPN)

Additional access instructions:

Existing users please SIGN IN
To register: select New User? (top right) and use your University email address 
Getting started registration instructions

News Services

Including our Financial Times and Economist subscriptions

Your Subject Team

 Hannah Porter

Faculty Librarian


phone (023) 9284 3238

 Lizzie Wildgoose

Assistant Faculty Librarian


phone (023) 9284 3452