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Finance Databases: Datastream


Datastream, a Refinitv product, is a comprehensive resource for historical times series data, including equity, index, commodity, bond, futures, and economic data. Datastream also provides access to ASSET4 ESG data, including 500 metrics covering environmental, social, and governance factors for more than 4,700 global companies. 

Currently enrolled students and faculty at Vanderbilt can access Datastream on the Refinitiv Workspace platform and the Refinitiv Excel add-in for academic research projects. Datastream only works only Windows PCs- It will not work on Macs. Mac users can use this program on the Walker Management Library computers. 

If you do not already have a Refinitiv Workspace account, please register. When selecting 'add on's' please select Datastream.

If you already have Refinitiv Workspace account and did not ask for Datastream access when you initially registered, please email to request permissions be added to your account. 


Introduction to Datastream Interface