Researching Private Companies - New Resource Spotlight on Orbis

This session will provide an overview of recent changes to the web interface for the company research database Orbis and an introduction to the data available in this system. Orbis contains information on more than 310 million companies from around the world and can help you conduct competitive analysis, market research, investigate governance structures, credit default swaps, credit and supplier risk, compliance and financial crime, transfer pricing analysis, financial ratios, and more. Orbis data is also available through WRDS, but this session will focus on the easy-to-use and search user interface. More information on Orbis can be found here: