Industry Data

Basic Overview

Includes industry profile, size, market analysis, production, sales, consumer market, growth, research reports, statistics, news, etc.


ACE Equity database covers all companies listed in Indian stock exchanges. Data includes financial and non-financial information of companies and sectors. It covers company, sector, mutual funds, macro economy and digital library. The database provides financial and general information on each companies - balance sheet, P & L account with schedules and sub schedules, segment-wise finance, cash flow, forex data, a gamut of ratios, quarterly, half yearly and annual results with currency conversion facility, share price data, shareholding information, complete information of the derivative market, sectorial indices movements, array of high quality news, and bulletin of corporate events. It's included excel add-on for auto upgrade of company information. Please contact library to install offline database. Historical coverage: Last 15 to 20 years.

  • Standalone - installation is required - download the user guide and follow the step

ACE Equity database covers all companies listed in Indian stock exchanges. Data includes financial and non-financial information of companies and sectors. It covers company, sector, mutual funds, macro economy and digital library. The database provides financial and general information on each companies - balance sheet, P & L account with schedules and sub schedules, segment-wise finance, cash flow, forex data, a gamut of ratios, quarterly, half yearly and annual results with currency conversion facility, share price data, shareholding information, complete information of the derivative market, sectorial indices movements, array of high quality news, and bulletin of corporate events. It's included excel add-on for auto upgrade of company information. Please contact library to install offline database. Historical coverage: Last 5 to 7 years.

  • Campus wide Access

Annual Reports Library provides 1,18,300+ annual reports from 14,313 BSE and NSE-listed companies, spanning the years 1997 to 2021.


Capitaline is an online database giving financial and other information on more than 55,800+ companies, which includes listed as well as unlisted companies. It provides extensive and accurate data on companies, which runs into over 1500 data fields. The companies are grouped under all major industries from various sectors. A Balance Sheet or P&L can be read with complete schedules or breakups along with different useful tools like; common size, simple growth, CAGR growth, etc. The data format has been created and standardized by keeping in mind the accepted norms & practices. Capitaline provides analyst meet reports AGM reports for more than 200 companies every quarter in text format along with coverage of all corporate announcement on daily basis. IPO data are covered extensively, which include; Issues, Prospectus, Allotment & New Listing. Live News: Market Commentary, Hot Pursuit & Corporate News. Historical coverage: Last 15 to 20 years.


Provides information and insights on the new capacities coming up in India in the near or medium-term future. The database will help financial markets look for funding opportunities, construction companies and capital goods providers for business opportunities, policy makers for possible new employment potential or infrastructure gaps, analysts for future industry structure and competition.


Provides information and insights on the new capacities coming up in India in the near or medium-term future. The database will help financial markets look for funding opportunities, construction companies and capital goods providers for business opportunities, policy makers for possible new employment potential or infrastructure gaps, analysts for future industry structure and competition. Online, projects since 1995. Over 43,000 projects have been tracked.


Its covers around hundred industries. It presents detailed data on; demand and supply, prices, financial performance and investments, etc. of the industries. This includes forecasts and descriptive analysis of the current trends.


"Prowess Application for Credit Evaluation (PACE)" is a database application that enables evaluation of corporate credit proposals of banks and NBFCs. The principal source of this database is Annual Reports of individual companies and it covers approx. 51,262 listed and unlisted companies that are updated continuously with 10-years historical data. It provides a set of analytical ratios built over a standardized database which is a pre-requisite for evaluation of credit proposals in banks. It also provides financial data and analytical ratios as well as peer comparison and industry benchmark comparison tables on a multidimensional level.


Prowess dx is a delivery of the Prowess database that is specially designed for academia.

  1. Quick and easy downloading of the data in simple text format.
  2. 51,262 companies covered, including listed companies, unlisted public companies and private companies. All companies listed on the National Stock Exchange and the Bombay Stock Exchange are covered.
  3. Time-series data since 1990. Annual Reports of companies and data available from India's two largest stock exchanges are the principal sources of this database.
  4. Includes the profit and loss statement, balance sheet and ratios based on these. There are 3,500 data fields in Prowess dx.
  5. In the case of listed companies, cash flow statement, quarterly financial statements, share prices, corporate action and daily total returns are included. Financial statements based on consolidated and standalone basis are available.
  6. Financial statements are standardized. The database does not suffer from any deliberate survival bias. The database is updated continuously.


Provides a detailed and comprehensive analysis of the current trends and the long-term performance outlook on 70 industries in India. It includes the evolution of an industry, the regulatory environment, cost structures, nature and extent of competition, global trends along with statistical information on capacities, production, imports-exports, domestic and international prices, and consumption patterns.

Also provides the following special reports i.e., City Reality Reports (Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Chandigarh, Chennai, Hyderabad, Kochi, Kolkata, Mumbai, NCR & Pune), SME Report, NBFC Report & Agriculture Report.


The CRSP [Survivor-Bias-Free U.S.] Mutual Funds Database includes a history of each mutual fund's name, investment style, fee structure, holdings, and asset allocation.†Also, included are monthly total returns, monthly total net assets, monthly/daily net asset values, and dividends. Additionally, schedules of the rear and front load fees, asset class codes, and management company contact information are provided.†All data items are for publicly traded, open-end mutual funds and begin at varying times, between 1962-present, depending on availability. The database is updated quarterly and distributed with a monthly lag.


Contains security-level historical pricing, returns, and volume data on more than 32,000 stocks (inactive and active companies) from the NYSE, AMEX, and NASDAQ markets. Monthly data goes back to 1925. Also includes U.S. market indices, treasuries, and mutual funds, and a merged information.


Historical, global coverage of equities, stock markets, commodities, futures, currencies, options, bond markets, company financials, and economic data. The database is updated daily, and historical equity information goes back as far as 1973, though coverage varies across countries and types of content. Sources include national governments, OECD, EIU, IMF, World scope, and Morgan Stanley Capital (MSCI).

  • Restricted Access (in Library)

The database provides information on industry, company, IPO, mutual fund, commodity market, etc. it is also a vast source for company annual reports.

  • Campus wide Access

Business Source Ultimate provides full-text academic journals with articles covering all disciplines of business, including Accounting, Finance, Banking, Management Information Systems, Production and Operations Management, Economics, etc. The database includes more than 5072 full-text journals & magazines with 2657 are peer-reviewed titles and all journals and magazine can be Search/Browse through A-Z Journal link

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EMIS operates in and reports on countries where high reward goes hand-in-hand with high risk. We bring you time-sensitive, hard-to-get, relevant news, research and analytical data, peer comparisons, and more for over 197 emerging markets. Unlike other intelligence providers, most of our staff are based in emerging markets. This helps to give you an insiderís perspective on these countries using the relationships we have forged with local providers of news, analysis, and data.

  • Non-stop intelligence from the world's most trusted 2,000+ sources.
  • Access to 9.7 million+ company profiles across 250+ industry sectors.
  • Documents and news, retrieval of 52,000+ news articles a day, 5,500+ publications, and 450,000+ research reports, proprietary insights.
  • DealWatch provides information on 161,000+ M&A and ECM deals.
  • Proprietary research is about the dealsí value, type, status, companies, and legal advisors involved.

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A database for market research that covers more than 200 countries and territories around the globe. Euromonitor Passport delivers an awareness of the consumer products, business-to-business, and service sectors, as well as country settings and consumer trends, via its 115 million globally comparable datasets and 25,000 market research reports.

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Frost and Sullivan -Growth partnership service provides economic research and analysis, technical insights, market insights, financial benchmarking & analysis, etc. It covers subjects like; ICT, healthcare, metals, minerals, measurement & instrumentation, aerospace, defense, chemicals, materials & food, energy & power systems, automotive & transportation, electronics & security, environment & building technologies.

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Provides critical business information, industry data, business intelligence and related services in the energy sector. It gives detailed overview of Power, Oil & Gas, Coal sector on its evolution, latest status, recent happenings, policy changes, project implementation and a glimpse of key statistics related to the sector.

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Provides critical business information, industry data, business intelligence and related services in the energy sector. It gives detailed overview of Power, Oil & Gas, Coal sector on its evolution, latest status, recent happenings, policy changes, project implementation and a glimpse of key statistics related to the sector.

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Provides critical business information, industry data, business intelligence and related services in the energy sector. It gives detailed overview of Power, Oil & Gas, Coal sector on its evolution, latest status, recent happenings, policy changes, project implementation and a glimpse of key statistics related to the sector.

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This database offers a comprehensive and unique collection of company, industry and country analysis and report, extending across 200+ countries and every major industry sector. Market data analysis database provides data across the globe on food, drinks, personal care, household products, pet care, news and magazines, etc. Country statistics database provides macro socio economic data of 215 countries worldwide both historic and forecast data.

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NASSCOM provides different type reports, analysis, rankings, current trend & insight on IT & BPO industries.

  • Campus wide Access | Username & Password required | contact : database@iima.ac.in

PrivateCircle is India's most trusted financial research platform with the largest coverage of 27+ Lacs Listed & Unlisted Indian companies in India at a single screen at PrivateCircle platform. It covers all Indian Industry, Sector & Sub-Sector. The platform covers 500+ data points on every company enabling intelligence-driven research.

Highlights:

Master List of Listed and Unlisted Indian companies Data- 27 Lakhs + companies list at a single screen (MCA Screener) - Unlisted (2,45,1867), Listed (8348)

  • Profiled Companies 1,27,000+ - Financials are readily available of profiled companies.
Regarding the relevance of the Profiled Companies - PrivateCircle profiles companies on the basis of Customer Requests and also proactively as per the news, deals done by companies, paid up capital, popularity etc. As our clients are PE, VC's and other significant companies, it is highly unlikely that a company which is currently relevant is not profiled by PrivateCircle.

  • Investor / Profiled Funds Data- 2947 (Get the portfolio of these funds with the investment details)
  • Deals & Transaction Data Screen - On a daily basis update deals & transactions from Filings, NSE, BSE, Press & Investor Website
  • Banks Screener - Aggregated Loan book data of the companies with charges details with a separate Charge Wise Screener
  • Legal Screener - Covers 1 Lakh + NCLT cases data and 3 Crore + Court cases data
  • EPFO Data Screener - Covers employee count , Latest Wage Month etc. of establishments


The database features more than 4020 full-text journals, dissertations, working papers, key business and economics periodicals such as The Economist, country and industry-focused reports, etc.

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FIG (ex-SNL) provides information on worldwide bank analysis, on an integrated online platform along with Excel. This platform covers 56,000+ listed, non-listed and subsidiary banks (30,000+ active), 58,000+ asset management companies, 11,000+ speciality finance companies, 18000+ investment banks and broker-dealers globally i.e. Americas, Asia- Pacific, Europe, Middle East, and Africa with comprehensive, reliable and timely financial data, including 100-600+ items. All items are available in the form of a heavily vetted banking specific template. Using the Market Intelligence platform, the researcher can identify regulatory red flags and take pre-emptive action. From loan portfolio analysis to credit risk, you can quickly identify key risks and potential problems compared to your peers. Market Intelligence platform also gives you instant access to the data that the researcher needs to evaluate their branch network and make the most of it based on geographic, demographic and financial factors.

Real Estate: The database tracks thousands of real estate properties around the world. The properties section within a companyís briefing book gives you detailed information on a companyís property portfolio, including property transactions, properties in its development pipeline, top tenants and top markets. Data is sourced from the company press releases, web sites, annual reports and government filings. For more detail please find the attached brochure.


Statista is an online statistics, market research and business intelligence portal. It provides access to data from market and opinion research institutions [GFK, Scarborough - Nielsen, Ipsos, Euromonitor, Kantar etc.] as well as from business organizations [Consultancies - KPMG, Deloitte, Boston Consulting Group - BCG, PWC, Etc.] and government institutions [Official Statistical bureaus Etc.]. The platform consists over 10,00,000 Statistics (Daily almost 500 new and updated) on over 3000 topics [Topics Overview] from more than 22,500 sources [Agriculture Industry in Europe, Air Carrier market in India] with 120 Industry reports [Agriculture, Consumer Goods & FMCG, E-commerce, Finance, Insurance, Real Estate, Automotive, Pharmaceuticals, Media, Advertising, Technology].

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Trade Reporting and Compliance Engine is FINRA's over-the-counter (OTC) corporate bond market real-time price dissemination service. Bringing transparency to the corporate bond market, it helps create a level playing field for all market participants by providing comprehensive, real-time access to corporate bond price information.

Introduced in July of 2002, TRACE consolidates transaction data for all eligible corporate bonds - investment grade, high yield and convertible debt. As a result, individual investors and market professionals can access information on 100 percent of OTC activity representing over 99 percent of total U.S. corporate bond market activity in over 30,000 securities.

The TRACE Historical Time and Sales data is available through WRDS. The information collected and disseminated for all publicly traded corporate bonds by TRACE includes the time of execution, price, yield, and volume.


The database covers global marketing strategy insight, leading advertising trends, case studies, research reports, company profiles, news, etc. It has in depth information on marketing, advertising and media research drawn from 30 international sources.

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About VSL

The Vikram Sarabhai Library (VSL) is named after Dr. Vikram Sarabhai, world renowned physicist and founding Director of IIMA. It was set up in 1962 and is one of the best management libraries in Asia. The library is open 24x7. Our mission is to facilitate convenient and user friendly access to current, global and relevant information by identifying, acquiring, organizing and retrieving information in various formats (print & non print) to serve the information needs of the academic fraternity of IIMA to meet their teaching, research, consulting, training and learning requirements.

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