Baker Library | Bloomberg Center

Databases by Subject



Information on public and private banks throughout the world.
  • HU PIN
  • Authorized Baker visitors


Current and historical financial information on individual equities, stock market indices, fixed-income securities, currencies, commodities, and futures for both international and domestic markets.
  • Current HBS faculty, students, and staff in the Exchange
  • Authorized Baker visitors

Political risk data from the PRS Group is drawn from two risk methodologies: Political Risk Services and the International Country Risk Guide.
  • HU PIN
  • Authorized Baker visitors

Economist Intelligence Unit

In depth country analysis and data.


Detailed reports on public and private insurance companies around the world.
  • Current HU faculty, students, and staff

Mergent Fixed Income Securities Database

Comprehensive database of publicly-offered U.S. bonds.
  • Current HU faculty, students, and staff

Moody's Default & Recovery Database

Corporate and sovereign default and recovery rates and reports. Includes quarterly reports on the performance of Moody's corporate debt and structured finance ratings.
  • Current HBS faculty, doctoral students, and staff via Research Services

Political Risk Service - PRS (see

Standard & Poor's Ratings Direct

Access to credit research on bond issues from around the world, including public finance and structured finance issues.
  • HBS intranet

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