Mergers and Acquisitions

Basic Overview

Provides information on mergers and acquisitions between companies, deals information, etc.


Bloomberg is the premier source for global business and financial information, and a leading provider to businesses, education and government in India.

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"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.


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).

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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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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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Provides current data of exchange-traded instruments including stocks, warrants, options, futures, indexes, etc. around the world, historical equity data ranging from several months to over 20 years, government and corporate bonds information from over 100 countries, foreign exchange rates for 175 currencies, comprehensive coverage on commodities and energy, economic indicators (e.g., consumer price index) for many countries, extensive business and financial information for listed companies.

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Refinitiv SDC - Joint Venture covers almost 75,000 formal Joint Ventures and close to 1,10,000 Strategic Alliances - amounting to nearly 1,85,000 partnerships in total and alliances date back from 1985 to present. This database tracks cooperative agreements by two or more separate entities that may result in the formation of a third entity, either as a start-up or through the merger of assets, or acquisition of stakes; as well as agreements involving licensing, manufacturing, research and development, mining and exploration, and supply services.

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The database is a leading source of information and analysis on private equity, real estate and mergers & acquisitions in India.

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The database is a leading source of information and analysis on private equity, real estate and mergers & acquisitions in India.

  • Campus wide Access

The database is a leading source of information and analysis on private equity, real estate and mergers & acquisitions in India.

  • Campus wide Access

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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