Saturday, October 22, 2016

Thursday, October 20, 2016

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Morningstar/ World Stock Exchanges

w/ links to detailed company profiles/financials.  comprehensive.

Best Corporate Citizens. US. Annual

Environment, Philanthropy, etc.  Flags corps on the list which were removed or involved in violations.  by CR Magazine

Monday, October 17, 2016

London Stock Exchange

Get financials on a company or a detailed list of member Companies and Securities (updated monthly) or an annual report.
+ Market statistics + FTSE index + more. (Explore all the tabs.)

Sunday, October 16, 2016

FDIC: Details and Financials . US Banks.

Federal Deposit Insurance Corp.  Directory.  "Summary Financial Reports."
Lots of fields to search on here.  Worthwhile.

Saturday, October 15, 2016

Thomson Reuters Takes Over Grand Central Station | BtoB - AdAge

News. "includes billboards, videos, mobile and social, and is part of Thomson Reuters' "The Answer Company" campaign, which launched last year."  

Friday, October 14, 2016

GEM Global Entrepreneurship Monitor ::

1999-current. 152 pages.  Country profiles start page 53.

Global Demographics, 1820 - Latest available. . OECD

New.  " 25 major countries and 8 regions  covering more than 80% of the world’s population."   Includes wages & GDP.  (very limited coverage of US)

Thursday, October 13, 2016

Marketing Services Directory US

Chief Marketer   looks like about 100 categories.
Searchable by type, geography and name.

Center for Research Libraries. New. Open Access

"As of January 1, 2017, all digital materials hosted on the web by CRL, that derive from source materials in the public domain or for which CRL has secured the requisite rights and permissions, will be available without restriction."

Tuesday, October 11, 2016

What is the 'SEC Form 13F'

"a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) also known as the Information Required of Institutional Investment Managers Form. It is a quarterly filing required of institutional investment managers with over $100 million in qualifying assets. Companies required to file SEC Form 13F may include insurance companies, banks, pension funds, investment advisers and broker-dealers."

Read more: SEC Form 13F Definition | Investopedia        

Monday, October 10, 2016

Solar Energy. US

A trade assoc. Many useful stat sets + directory + links to relevant resources.

Top Brands, 2016

Lists for Global, USA, UK, China.   31 pages. Stats start page 12.
Details for top 4 brands.  by Group-XP.   Source: BrandZ + others.

Sunday, October 09, 2016

Top 150 Global Licensors

Ranked,from Walt Disney(#1) to Boy Scouts of America. 48 pages.  Free registration required.
by License! magazine.

Saturday, October 08, 2016

The federal agencies distribute funding through federal contracts, grants, loans, and other financial assistance.

Search by zip, state, keyword.  See Advanced Data Search.  Also Data Archives, 2000 - current.
(Thanks, Amelia Kassel)

Friday, October 07, 2016

Global Corporate Tax Rate

by Trading Economics.  2006 - current
Click on country name to see historical rates.

Economic Report of the President

Council of Economic Advisors. Annual, 2010-current.
+ annex of statistical tables. 30 pages.
+ Economic Indicators. Monthly, 1995 - current.

Wednesday, October 05, 2016

Top 100 Wealth Managers - Forbes. US

Ranked by ?.  critera not shown.

OECD Broadband Portal. Global.

"provides access to a range of broadband-related statistics gathered by the OECD."

Global Mobile Commerce Report- IAB

Internet Advertising Bureau.  "22 question survey was designed and fielded in 19 markets."
"items purchased, frequency of purchase, where purchased and how much was spent."  61 pages,

Tuesday, October 04, 2016

The Outlook for Latin America

"Special Report"  Economist Intelligence Unit.
Features Brazil, Mexico, Argentina.  12 pages.

Monday, October 03, 2016

The CEO guide to customer experience | McKinsey & Company

"Knowing that your organization is primarily in the
customer-service business is not, however, enough
to achieve organizational change.
Transforming an organization’s customer experience requires both top-down, judgment-driven evaluation and bottom-up, data-driven analysis."
About 20 pages.

Sunday, October 02, 2016

InformationWeek 500 Annual. Best use of IT

Listed alphabetically.  For ranked list w/ links to co. websites, see  InformationWeek Elite 100.

PAIiIZ | Foreign investors in Poland

A list. 2006 - current.  by corporations, country of origin, and sector breakdown.  
Polish Information & Foreign Investment Agency, Warsaw.

Saturday, October 01, 2016

Labor Unions. Cornell U

Research Guide. Includes International info/links.

Journal TOCs global

"the largest free collection of scholarly journal Table of Contents."  Includes 68 library journals.
Heriot-Watt University       Edinburgh, UK

(Thanks, Christina Sirois)

Friday, September 30, 2016

OECD Data. Org. for Economic Cooperation & Development.

"the latest OECD data: charts, maps, tables and related publications"

Thursday, September 29, 2016

Violation Tracker New

  "Discover Which Corporations are the Biggest Regulatory Violators Throughout the United States."  by GoodJobsFirst.
With links to about 50 agencies & data sources.

Worldwide NGO Directory

World Assoc. of Non Gov't org's.  Detailed info restricted to members.

Commodity Markets. World Bank

Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Top Markets. Int' l Trade Administration

Up to date market research reports for 27 industries in world markets.

Stock Market Data - Stock Quotes - Barron's

 Real-time and daily data from and weekly data from Barron's.
Stocks, Bonds, Funds, Currencies, ETFs, Int'l Markets, Commodities & Futures.

Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Standard & Poor's Global. company credit ratings.

Free registration required.

Public Opinion - European Commission

1974 - current. "Each survey consists of approximately 1000 face-to-face interviews per country. Reports are published twice yearly."

Sunday, September 25, 2016

Marketing the 21st Century Library. Book Review.

J. of Business & Financial Librarianship.
And if you want to skip my review,here's an article by the book's author + a  full text chapter from the book.  (9 pages)

Barrons Dictionary

"More than 20,000 terms and definitions covering many areas, including accounting, banking, business, computer and internet, finance and investment, insurance, marketing and real estate"

Friday, September 23, 2016

National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts

Everything there is to know about REITs. Includes Int'l industry facts & news.   Also REITs directory.

FTSE EPRA/NAREIT Global Real Estate Index Series.
Daily & monthly updates.  a huge database.

Thursday, September 22, 2016

Gender Pay Gap (Fall 2016): AAUW

American Assoc. of University Women.  10 tables & graphs.  Includes State-by-state stats.

Top 100 Nonprofit Organizations

"Colleges, universities, and individual churches are not included on this list."
by Top Nonpro´Čüts, LLC.

Mobile Usage Statistics. US

by eMarketer.  15 pages.  free registration required.

Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Librarians: Digital Marketing Needs Your Skills

"..there is an imbalance between the number of MLIS graduates and the number of traditional library jobs available to them."
"but all hope is not lost"
"CMSWire is a popular web magazine published by Simpler Media Group." 

GuideStar nonprofit reports

Free registration gets a list of charities, showing brief description + revenue and assets.  Full report is a premium feature.
Example:  112 hits for US charities with Argentina in the title.