Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS) provides access to Compustat, CRSP, Execucomp and SEC Analytics Suite.


To obtain access, you must request a personal account which is reserved for BI faculty and students. Sign in with your BI email and accept ”Terms of Use” before completing registration. BI students have to register as Masterstudent - use your when signing up. Within a few days you will receive a confirmation that you can start using WRDS.

NB! WRDS is closed for students between June 23 and August 10. If you are a student and need access in this period you have to be registered before June 23. Please contact the Library for access.


  • Compustat: Compustat North America and Compustat Global with financial information for companies.

  • CRSP: US Stock database. CRSP/Compustat merged database. US Treasury database. Data for companies listed on the NYSE, AMEX and NASDAQ stock markets.

  • Execucomp: Executive compensation data, including current, historical, total compensation, executive options, and compensation of industry peers of U.S.

  • SEC Analytics Suite: Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Corporate filings made with the SEC.


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