Description: Provides audit, regulatory and disclosure intelligence in order to track, analyze, benchmark and understand public company disclosure issues and trends.
Accessible via WRDS, Audit Analytics allows users to track issues related to audit, compliance, governance, corporate actions, and federal litigation for all SEC registrants (including foreign and Canadian filers).
The Audit + Compliance module covers auditor engagements, changes, fees, opinions, benefit plan options, director & officer changes, disclosure controls, internal controls, late filers, and restatements.
The Corporate + Legal module focuses on actions, disclosures, and correspondence by companies, advisors, regulators, and investors. Datasets include: SEC Comment Letters, Litigation database, Bankruptcy database, and Shareholder Activism Database.
- Current HU faculty, students, and staff
- 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.
Use of this database implies acceptance of our Copyright and Licensing Restrictions.