Finance and Accounting

FinanceWelcome to the My Subject page for Finance.

This page highlights the most important information resources available to you.

There are separate pages covering:

Key Resources

Finance Databases

Stock, company and macro data

Company data

  • FAME
    Financial, descriptive and ownership information of the top 150,000 UK companies.  Tutorial
  • Market Intelligence (formerly SNL)
    Financial of banks and insurance companies, macroeconomic and stock data.
  • Mergent Online
    Company financials, annual reports, stock prices and ownership information of companies worldwide. Tutorial
  • Zephyr
    Mergers and acquisition reports, IPOs and venture capital deals.  M&A tutorial IPO tutorial


Learn how to find data by watching this lecture. The lecture is split into 3 and each section lasts @ 20 minutes.  They were accurate at the time of recording.



Useful websites


  • Accountancy Glossary
    Technical financial terms and their meanings.  Compiled by Arnold Hill & Co.
    Free access to more than 21 million US SEC filings.
    Encyclopedia of Economics and Business History
  • New Economics Foundation
    An independent think-that aims to improve economic well-being.

Government info


Share this page: