DataStream is a database for financial and economic research data from Thomson Reuters. It contains current and historical data on stocks, indices, bonds, funds, futures, options, interest rates, commodities, and economic indicators with coverage back to the 1960s. PGR students can use DataStream in the PGR room in the Maxwell Building. It is also available on the first floor of Clifford Whitworth where it can be used by all students – see the map below for the location:
To carry out a simple search in DataStream:
This guide is just a starting point – a collection of video guides are available on the Thomson Reuters site.
If you need to find a specific piece of data use the Thomson Reuters Help desk which is available via the Contact Us link on the DataStream tool bar:
Use your University of Salford email address in the Corporate Email box: