Posts by Category: Financial Sources

Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (GEM)

October 18, 2018

Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (GEM)
https://www.gemconsortium.org/

he Global Entrepreneurship Monitor is the world’s foremost study of entrepreneurship. Through a vast, centrally coordinated, internationally executed data collection effort, GEM is able to provide high quality information, comprehensive reports and interesting stories, which greatly enhance the understanding of the entrepreneurial phenomenon – but it is more than that. It is also an ever-growing community of believers in the transformative benefits of entrepreneurship. GEM is a trusted resource on entrepreneurship for key international organisations like the United Nations, World Economic Forum, World Bank, and the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), providing custom datasets, special reports and expert opinion. These important bodies leverage GEM’s rich data, tried-and-tested methodology and network of local experts to promote evidence-based policies towards entrepreneurship around the world. This will be added to Statistics Resources and Big Data Subject Tracer™. This will be added to Financial Sources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to Business Intelligence Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to Entrepreneurial Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to the tools section of Research Resources Subject Tracer™.

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GSS – The General Social Survey

October 18, 2018

GSS – The General Social Survey
http://gss.norc.org/

​​​For more than four decades, the General Social Survey (GSS) has studied the growing complexity of American society. It is the only full-probability, personal-interview survey designed to monitor changes in both social characteristics and attitudes currently being conducted in the United States. The GSS gathers data on contemporary American society in order to monitor and explain trends and constants in attitudes, behaviors, and attributes. Hundreds of trends have been tracked since 1972. In addition, since the GSS adopted questions from earlier surveys, trends can be followed for up to 80 years. The GSS contains a standard core of demographic, behavioral, and attitudinal questions, plus topics of special interest. Among the topics covered are civil liberties, crime and violence, intergroup tolerance, morality, national spending priorities, psychological well-being, social mobility, and stress and traumatic events. Altogether the GSS is the single best source for sociological and attitudinal trend data covering the United States. It allows researchers to examine the structure and functioning of society in general as well as the role played by relevant subgroups and to compare the United States to other nations. The GSS aims to make high-quality data easily accessible to scholars, students, policy makers, and others, with minimal cost and waiting. This will be added to Statistics Resources and Big Data Subject Tracer™. This will be added to Financial Sources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to Business Intelligence Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to Entrepreneurial Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to the tools section of Research Resources Subject Tracer™.

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FIVESProject – Firm and Industry Evolution, Entrepreneurship, and Strategy

October 18, 2018

FIVESProject – Firm and Industry Evolution, Entrepreneurship, and Strategy
http://five.dartmouth.edu/

The FIVES Project aims to accelerate and broaden the reach of research on strategy, entrepreneurship, and firm and industry evolution. Data sets contributed to the FIVES Project are freely available, along with documentation. We welcome new contributions from scholars in these areas who wish to make their data more widely available. This will be added to Statistics Resources and Big Data Subject Tracer™. This will be added to Financial Sources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to Business Intelligence Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to Entrepreneurial Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to the tools section of Research Resources Subject Tracer™.

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Eurostat – Your Key to European Statistics

October 17, 2018

Eurostat – Your Key to European Statistics
https://ec.europa.eu/eurostat/data/database

Eurostat offers a whole range of important and interesting data that governments, businesses, the education sector, journalists and the public can use for their work and daily life. With the development of Community policies, Eurostat’s role has changed. Today, collecting data for EMU and developing statistical systems in candidate countries for EU membership are more important than ten years ago. Statistics can answer many questions. Is society heading in the direction promised by politicians? Is unemployment up or down? Are there more CO2 emissions compared to ten years ago? How many women go to work? How is your country’s economy performing compared to other EU Member States? International statistics are a way of getting to know your neighbors in Member States and countries outside the EU. They are an important, objective and down-to-earth way of measuring how we all live. This will be added to Statistics Resources and Big Data Subject Tracer™. This will be added to Financial Sources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to Business Intelligence Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to Entrepreneurial Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to the tools section of Research Resources Subject Tracer™.

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EurIPO

October 17, 2018

EurIPO
http://www.euripo.it/mercati2.htm

EurIPO® is a dataset with information about the IPOs on all the European stock exchanges since the ‘90s. The database focuses on the exchanges of the four main European economies: London Stock Exchange, Euronext, Deutsche Börse and Borsa Italiana. For these markets, the EurIPO collects a series of data from the listing prospectus. This will be added to Financial Sources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to Business Intelligence Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to Entrepreneurial Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to the tools section of Research Resources Subject Tracer™.

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Updated> Prediction Markets 2019 White Paper Link Dataset Compilation

October 16, 2018

Updated> Prediction Markets 2019 White Paper Link Dataset Compilation
http://www.PredictionMarkets.com/

The above is the associated white paper link dataset compilation of Prediction Markets 2019 Subject Tracer™ Information Blog by Marcus P. Zillman, M.S., A.M.H.A. It is a 21 page .pdf document 683KB covering sources, sites and tools required for market prediction [Updated including all links validated and new links added on October 6, 2018]. Other white papers are available by clicking here.

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EDGAR Search Tools

October 16, 2018

EDGAR Search Tools
https://www.sec.gov/edgar/searchedgar/webusers.htm

Free access to more than 21 million filings … Since 1934, the SEC has required disclosure in forms and documents. In 1984, EDGAR began collecting electronic documents to help investors get information. The SEC’s new system requires data disclosure — the next step to improve how investors find and use information. This will be added to Financial Sources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to Business Intelligence Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to Entrepreneurial Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to the tools section of Research Resources Subject Tracer™.

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Credit Research Initiative (CRI)

October 02, 2018

Credit Research Initiative (CRI)
https://www.rmicri.org/

The Credit Research Initiative (CRI) is a non-profit undertaking at the Risk Management Institute (RMI) of the National University of Singapore. It was launched in July 2009 by then the RMI director Professor Duan Jin-Chuan with the able assistance from Dr. Oliver Chen. Over the course of its development, the CRI has been dedicating to promoting the research on credit risk and offering directly useful credit analytics to the market participants. The CRI uses scientific methods (e.g. forward-intensity default prediction model, Duan et. al. 2012, Journal of Econometrics, and others) to provide credit ratings for exchange-listed companies around the world. Up to date, the CRI has developed a number of data products, including the Probability of Default (PD), Actuarial Spread (AS), and the Corporate Vulnerability Index (CVI) that are updated daily with newly collected information. The rating data are available for over 68,000 firms in 128 economies and are accessible through this website free of charge. Some of them can alternatively be obtained through Bloomberg, CBonds, and Thomson Reuters potentially at a cost wherever requested by the data distributors. As a research center, the CRI produces a suite of publications (Weekly Credit Brief, Quarterly Credit Review, Global Credit Review, and Special Reports) to disseminate novel technologies in credit research and release commentaries on the occurrences in the credit market. To promote the exchange of perspectives and expertise, the CRI regularly hosts visits of experts from research bodies (call for proposal) and other professional organizations. Thanks to its unique data management infrastructure and credit analytics expertise, the CRI has been constantly called upon by corporates, financial institutions, and international organizations, such as IMF, for its value-added services. Based on their various requests, the CRI has helped the external parties to compile data in prescribed formats, build bespoke models, create readily actionable toolboxes, etc. The CRI adopts a “public good” approach to building its credit ratings infrastructure, much like the way in which the public sector does for highways and public educational systems. Its rating data are released daily on its website and are available for free. Its rating methodologies are also made available publicly. This will be added to Financial Sources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to Business Intelligence Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to Entrepreneurial Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to the tools section of Research Resources Subject Tracer™.

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Trustroot – Transact on the Blockchain with Confidence

October 01, 2018

Trustroot – Transact on the Blockchain with Confidence
https://www.trustroot.io/

Trustroot is a blockchain protocol that verifies the reputation and trustworthiness of the blockchain business that you are transacting with. We help you avoid malicious attacks and ensure that the party that you are sending money to is who they claim to be. This will be added to Financial Sources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to World Wide Web Reference Subject Tracer™. This will be added to Business Intelligence Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to Entrepreneurial Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to the tools section of Research Resources Subject Tracer™.

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Online News Archive

September 29, 2018

Online News Archive
https://onlinenewsarchive.com/

Access a massively comprehensive database of crawled online news articles to supercharge your research and analytics. The Online News Archive lets you explore news content as a massive; machine-readable database, dating back from 2014 and constantly expanding. The archive is built on the Webhose.io news data feed, which powers the world’s leading media monitoring, market research and financial analysis companies. With nearly a decade of expertise in discovering, crawling and parsing online sources, we provide industry-leading coverage across multiple content domains. The Online News Archive is a subsidiary of Webhose.io, which is the brainchild of Ran Geva and Guy Mor, two entrepreneurs with extensive experience in technology, data mining, and product development who set up to build a simple solution for a complicated problem for anyone who wants to consume data from the web. Use the Online News Archive for: 1) Financial Analysis – Track company and stock performance over time, detect trends and predict the markets; 2) Data Science – Use NLP, machine learning and sentiment analysis to unveil hidden insights in online media; and 3) Market Research – See what the news is saying about major players in your industry, over time. This will be added to Financial Sources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to Business Intelligence Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to Entrepreneurial Resources Subject Tracer™. This will be added to the tools section of Research Resources Subject Tracer™.

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