ACCESS: This resource can be accessed on the "Datastream Station" in the Waterloo Campus Library, on the third floor in front of office 3-310.

During the library closure, Datastream can be accessed remotely through Excel in Eikon. There are limited user IDs. Please contact Yanli Li, Business and Economics Librarian at to book a time and get User ID and password.

An international historical financial database.
Authorized users:
Mobile support:
Resource type:
Business resource type:
More than 25 years of historical data

This product is an international historical financial database. It includes millions of data sets from both developed and emerging markets with over 25 years of history for major developed markets. Key data sets include equities, market indices, bonds, warrants, unit trusts and commodities. Company accounts are available for some 12,000 companies. Also provides access to over 200,000 international macroeconomic time series for around 175 countries (includes IMF and OECD data). Datastream Advance software supports a range of delivery platforms offering tools for analysis, manipulation and display of data.

Laurier Library and the Lazaridis School of Business and Economics provide access to the "Datastream Academic" version.

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Subjects covered:
  • Business
  • Business Technology Management
  • Economics
Subject guides: