Baker Library | Bloomberg Center

Databases by Subject


Capital IQ

Data on public and private companies, investment firms, capital transactions, and people.
  • Current HBS faculty, doctoral and MBA students, and staff in the Stamps Reading Room or by request

Deal Pipeline (The)

Database of M&A, debt, private equity, IPO and bankruptcy transactions.
  • HU PIN
  • Authorized Baker visitors


A comprehensive platform used to analyze financial data from global equity and fixed income markets, and public and private companies.
  • Current HU faculty, staff, and students.
  • Individual accounts required


Information on private equity and venture capital companies, funds and deals.
  • HU PIN
  • Authorized Baker visitors

SDC Platinum - Securities Data Company

Provides detailed information on new issues, mergers and acquisitions, syndicated loans, private equity, and more for the global financial marketplace.
  • Current HU faculty, students, and staff in Baker (See Deal Pipeline)

News, analysis, videos and publications on corporate deals.
  • HU PIN
  • Authorized Baker visitors

Thomson ONE

Features market quotes, earnings estimates, financial fundamentals, press releases, transaction data, corporate filings, ownership profiles and research from Thomson Financial.
  • HBS intranet
  • Authorized Baker visitors


Various deal types are covered including M&A activity, IPOs, joint ventures, and private equity deals.
  • HU PIN
  • Authorized Baker visitors

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