Thomson Reuters EIKON

Thomson Reuters EIKON includes global economic, company and financial data

Logon to Thomson Reuters EIKON on 2 PCs in the David Wilson Library Express zone



Thomson Reuters EIKON is well-regarded database extensively used both in academia and industry. EIKON includes global economic, company and financial data.

Thomson Reuters EIKON includes:

  • Thomson ONE Banker equivalent data (deals, ownership, credit analysis, real-time research, company events and financials)
  • World Scope full package
  • Reuters fundamentals
  • IBES
  • Consensus Global Current
  • Deal analytics (Global Merger and Acquisition, ECM, DCM transactions
  • Intraday pricing
  • Thomson Reuters ESG (Environmental, Social and Governance) Data
  • Datastream Excel add-in
  • Thomson Reuter EIKON Excel add-in


 Getting started with EIKON and Training

Thomson Reuters provides online training videos which show how to use the various features with EIKON. To register use your University email address. Click here for more information.

You can also use EIKON with Excel either by copying data in, or by importing it using the Excel add-in. Click here for more information



EIKON is available on 2 PCs in David Wilson Library Express Zone on the Ground Floor. You should book these PCs using the online booking system. You can book up to two hours per day in a single booking.

To use EIKON please bring your booking confirmation to the Service Desk and ask a member of staff to log you in. EIKON is only available during staffed hours.

To use Thomson Reuters EIKON 
Log onto the PC using your IT account.  Select All Programs – Thomson Reuters EIKON.  Log in using the username on the PC monitor.  Ask reception staff to put in the password for you.  NOTE: Thomson Reuters EIKON can only be used when the library is staffed by library staff.

To access Datastream via EIKON

Log in as above.  Open Thomson Reuters EIKON – Microsoft Excel.  Click on Thomson Reuters add-on and Sign in.  Access Apps – Add-ons.  When told to restart Excel, close Excel and re-open Thomson Reuters EIKON – Microsoft Excel.  You should now see the Thomson Reuters Datastream add-on.  Sign in to Thomson Reuters.  Select Thomson Reuters Datastream add-on and search as usual.

Subject Coverage

  • Historical content on securities, companies, markets and economies globally.
  • Information source include Government Departments, Stock Markets, OECD, IMF, Worldscope and Eurostat.



How often updated



Early 1960s to the present.


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