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FactSet Economics provides global economic intelligence to help you analyze complex relationships, monitor developments, and transform your research into results. FactSet Economics can be used to gain insight into the economy, or in conjunction with company data to perform industry analysis.
Scope and Coverage
(data as of June 2012)
FactSet Economics gives you quick access to comprehensive information from key sources to help you quantify and analyze global economic relationships.
Number of Series: 1,900,000
Number of Commodities: 116,000
Number of Interest Rates: 33,000
Update Frequency: Intra-day
Key Series: Balance of Payments, Commodities, Corporate Profits, Interest Rates, Employment, FX, Housing & Construction, Inflation, Money Flow & Supply, Personal Income and Spending, Production, Productivity, Retail Sales, Stock Market, Survey Data, and Trade
Key Sources: Federal Reserve System, ICI (Investment Company Institute), MBA (Mortgage Bankers Association), Statistics Canada, Baker Hughes, US Census Bureau, Central Bank of Brazil, Australian Bureau of Statistics, METI (Ministry of Economy Trade & Industry), Japan Customs, South African Reserve Bank, German Federal Statistical Office, UK Office for National Statistics, Eurostat
Specialty Databases: ICIS, IMF, LME, NYMEX, OECD