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Description: A database of public and private companies in European countries, including much of Eastern Europe.

Includes five years of exportable financial statement data as well as basic company and management information. Note: Financial and insurance companies are not in Amadeus but are included in Orbis. This database is produced by Bureau van Dijk.

If you have set up an Orbis account, you can use it to log in directly to Amadeus.

To access Amadeus through WRDS, click Bureau van Dijk under Current Subscriptions and then navigate to the database.

The paper "How to Construct Nationally Representative Firm Level data from the ORBIS Global Database" may be helpful.

Content Type: Company Information, Company Financials & Filings, WRDS

Subject: Companies, Fundamentals


  • Harvard University faculty, graduate students (including MBA students) and researchers can request a WRDS account
  • HU undergraduates may use WRDS in the Financial Databases Room.

Note: Use of WRDS is limited to academic and non-commercial research purposes. The right to access licensed databases and copyrighted material on the WRDS system is only for internal or academic research. You may not use data downloaded from WRDS for any commercial endeavor. In addition, you may not reveal, disclose, transfer, or share username and password information with anyone. Additional restrictions apply. See WRDS Terms of Use.

Use of this database implies acceptance of our Copyright and Licensing Restrictions.

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