Andy Cowley, BvD's vice president of its Americas operation said, "There is an increasing appetite for information on the people linked to companies.
BvD's Orbis is available on trial from www.bvdinfo.com.
BvD's product range combines data from regulatory and other sources, including 140 information partners, with flexible software to allow users to manipulate data for a range of research needs and applications.
products have information on more than 85 million companies worldwide and approximately 90,000 businesses in the Middle East.
At this point, with my search set of 337 companies, I can use BvD's
sophisticated features to create a variety of reports and statistical analysis.
BvD's existing TP Catalyst, and well-known company databases (Orbis, Amadeus, Osiris), can assist with both benchmarking and companies' financial data if the user requires.
"Document Manager saves time and resources," according to Luis Carrillo, BvD's head of transfer pricing solutions.
Looking at deals completed by the end of 2002, BvD's
research, which uses data from its M&A database ZEPHYR, shows 11,149 deals with a European target compared to 6,271 U.S.
and Bureau van Dijk (BvD) Electronic Publishing announced an agreement through which EDGAR Online will supply approximately 100 types of SEC filings, plus filings history dating to 1999, to BvD's
Kristiaan Nieuwenburg, partner at EQT Partners and investment advisor to EQT VI, commented that BvD's
global private company database provides a range of opportunities for further development, including product extension.
Multex Fundamentals will also be available through ORBIS, which integrates BvD's
company information and M&A databases into a single, searchable interface on the Internet (http://orbis.bvdep.com).
"Users can now work with both standardized and raw data in a single information source, saving time and money with one comprehensive public-company solution," said James Pearson, BvD's U.S.
Additional critical business information is integrated, including Reuters news; JCF detailed earnings estimates and recommendations; BvD's ownership database; and ratings from Standard & Poor's, Moody's, and Fitch.
BvD's range of worldwide company information CD-ROMs are standard in corporate libraries.
Internet AMADEUS is a logical continuation of the product line, according to the company, increasing the accessibility of BvD's data in the U.S.