WRDS News Archive

January 15, 2019

WRDS Backtester now online!
Introducing new WRDS Backtester! Enabling users to test historical performance of asset pricing signals on US equity. 

January 10, 2019

Do companies gain big value from political access?
Listen to WRDS Best Paper Award winners, University of Illinois Gies College of Business Dean Jeffrey Brown and Dr. Jiekun Huang, discuss their research on positive stock price reactions following co [...]

November 20, 2018

American University of Beirut wins WRDS-SSRN Innovation Award
Philadelphia, PA -- Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS), the leading data research platform and business intelligence tool for corporate, academic and government institutions worldwide, is pleased t [...]

WRDS-SSRN Innovation Award presented to Nanjing University at the AACSB Asia Pacific Conference in Nagoya, Japan
Philadelphia, PA -- Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS), the leading data research platform and business intelligence tool for corporate, academic and government institutions worldwide, is pleased t [...]

October 1, 2018

WRDS adds Toyo Keizai data — Analyze comprehensive financial statements for all listed companies in Japan
The most comprehensive earnings information for all listed companies in Japan.  WRDS is pleased to welcome its first Japanese data provider   BENEFITS   Estimates •Research [...]

May 2, 2018

Illinois Institute of Technology, Stuart School of Business Wins Annual WRDS-SSRN Innovation Award
Philadelphia, PA (BusinessWire) - Wharton Research Data Services, SSRN and Elsevier are pleased to announce Illinois Institute of Technology, Stuart School of Business as the winner of the 2018 North [...]

March 5, 2018

Job Opening | Research Support Director WRDS
WRDS at the Wharton School of Business, University of Pennsylvania invites applications for a Research Support Director at WRDS. ABOUT WRDS With more than 300 institutional subscribers worldwide, WRD [...]

November 28, 2017

SNL Financial Institutions data
Get in-depth data and analytics on banks, insurance companies and non-bank financial institutions Access specialized intelligence on everything from global financial institutions, global insurance c [...]


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