Monday, April 22, 2019

Private Companies. How to locate in SEC

A private company with public debt files registration statements (S1, S3, Prospectus), financials (10Q And 10K) and some material events (8K). It does not file a proxy and there are no insider/stakeholder filings (forms 3,4,5 and 13D).
(Thanks Janet Hartman!)

Saturday, April 20, 2019

Directory of companies by industry. US

Cortera   "a commercial credit network"
Lists companies by industry.  Brief Company info. Includes branches, subsidiaries, privates.
Detailed profiles cost $5.
Free reg. req. for credit reports.
(I didn't try it)  

Friday, April 19, 2019

Annual Returns on Stock Indices, T.Bonds and T.Bills: 1928 - Current

Prof. Damodaran Stern School, NYU.   
Source:  Federal Reserve database in St. Louis (FRED)

Wednesday, April 17, 2019

BRICS Joint Statistical Publication: Annual


293 pages
"General information, economic and social indicators comparison of BRICS countries"

Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Barrons Markets Data Center

Yes, another free financial data site. This one tracks more instruments (daily -- bonds, currencies, futures, funds, etc) than the others AND all on one page.
(Thanks Ramona Howerton!)

Company Information - Public & Private - Bloomberg

Bloomberg - Fee Based Database. Search Aid.
 Research Guide. University of Southern California

Saturday, April 13, 2019

Research Congress - GovTrack.us

Easy way to track legislation and voting records.

Track this one!
HR 801 "Fair Copyright in Research Works Act"
by which The Association of American Publishers seeks to overturn open access to taxpayer funded research.

Who's my representative?
http://www.govtrack.us/congress/findyourreps.xpd

Friday, April 12, 2019

Business | The Moscow Times

Search latest news full text 1 year back free.

Economic / Financial Indicators. Asia

Asia Regional Integration Center.
 "statistical data on external, real, and monetary sectors of 19
economies in Asia & four economies from South Asia. 
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Thursday, April 11, 2019

UNCTAD Handbook of Statistics, Annual

United Nations Conference on Trade and Development

"cross-country comparable sets of global data."

 "fully interactive tool, including maps and charts"

European Central Bank

Check out Research & Statistics tabs.

Tuesday, April 09, 2019

Monday, April 08, 2019

Sunday, April 07, 2019

African Development Bank

Up to date country profiles. AND be sure to hit knowledge for statistics & publications . (thanks, U of Pittsburgh)

Library Instruction

Tips for Standups
by Dave Arch of Creative Training Techniques

Saturday, April 06, 2019

Franchisee Satisfaction Awards. Annual

Franchise Business Review. Top Franchises. by Category, Investment.

Enterprise Surveys - - World Bank Group

Scroll down to view the Survey Partners - Impressive!

"offers an expansive array of economic data on 135,000 firms in 139 countries. "  Aggregate data - no individual company info

Friday, April 05, 2019

Thursday, April 04, 2019

Institute of Museum and Library Services Grants

Search for available or awarded grants.
See also Data & Surveys.

Corporate governance - OECD

"Good corporate governance helps to build an environment of trust, transparency and accountability necessary for fostering long-term investment, financial stability and 
business integrity."

Tuesday, April 02, 2019

Japan OECD

current data & news, reports
Org. for Economic Cooperation & Development.

Idealist

 "Jobs, Internships, Volunteering, Organizations."
"Action Without Borders — a 501(c)3 non-profit organization."

Statistics South Africa |

“national government department responsible for production & coordination of official & other statistics.”

Saturday, March 30, 2019

OECD Economic Surveys. global

Org for Economic Cooperation & Development.  They're all here.
1961 - current. about 70 countries.
After your selected country site opens, click the WEB or READ tab. The other choices require a subscription.
Sign up for OECD releases.

Harvard Business Review Store

Buy HBR Case Studies - $5 - $9.00 each.

Friday, March 29, 2019

OECD iLibrary |

This has it ALL.  Stats, Country Profiles, Themes + more. 
Go for it.

9 Business Books That Will Make You a Better Entrepreneur in 2019

 Inc.com/    Just the list & description.

Wednesday, March 27, 2019

Tuesday, March 26, 2019

World Happiness Report.



"produced by the United Nations Sustainable Development Solutions Network in partnership with the Ernesto Illy Foundation."


Marketing Fact Pack 2019 | adage.com

" our annual guide to advertisers, marketers, media and agencies. -  drawing on the Ad Age Datacenter's rankings and analysis from the past year."

Free registration required.  (It's a beaut}

Monday, March 25, 2019

Bankruptcy Statistics - US

US courts.gov/ 1990 -current. That's it - stats, no company details.  (Thanks, Mollie!)

OECD Statistics

"includes data and metadata for OECD countries and selected non-member economies."

Library Connect Elsevier

A free monthly newsletter for academic librarians w/ helpful guides & articles by librarians.

NYPL Digital Collections

New York Public Library. Free
"a living database with new materials added every day, featuring prints, photographs, maps, manuscripts, streaming video, and more."

Sunday, March 24, 2019

Bank Tracker US

Banks & Credit Unions.  Search by City or Name.  Also Failed Bank List, 2010 - current. & list of TARP (Troubled Asset Relief Program) recipients. Links to financials for all.
by American U Schl of Communication.