Training Session: Capital IQ

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(CC) Capital IQ/S&PThe Library will be holding a special training session about the Capital IQ database next Monday, December 2, at 1 p.m. in Room G-302 (Barcelona South campus).

The objective of this training session is to provide a basic understanding of Capital IQ. S&P Global Market Intelligence representative Sergiu Dragomirescu will present the database’s capabilities and functionalities such as:

• Report, lists and alerts creation that will help you in efficiently tracking and compiling data points of interest;
• Company overview information and fundamental financials and how to quickly find them, download them and audit them;
• Market information and pre-existing compilations of the same;
• How to use the screening tool to build bespoke searches within the universe of company and transactions data;
• The Charting functionality and how to track evolution of the main market and financial KPI’s for entities as well as mapping these changes to key developments;
• The versatile Excel add-in that allows for custom formula creation and access to pre-built templates.

The session will last approximately an hour and will include a Q&A session (ask anything!).

About the database:

Capital IQ is an easy to use, internet based, anytime/anywhere access to global financial data, research, analytics, screening and Excel plug in.

How to access to Capital IQ?

Access campus-wide and off campus, from the A-Z Databases. First-time users must register (clicking on “New User?”). Then use your personal account for future access.

Please confirm your attendance of the session by email to or by phoning the Library desk directly (ext. 504423).