Eikon provides information on traded securities across the globe in a highly customizable interface as well as access to analyst reports. Eikon includes the Datastream DFO which provides significant historical time series data including equity, index, commodity, currency, bond, futures, options, and economic data. The Datastream DFO also provides access to ASSET4 ESG data which includes 500 metrics on more than 4,700 global companies covering environmental, social, and governance factors.
When to use:
Use to find historical data for a variety of securities and markets worldwide. Use the Excel API/plugin to download data on multiple securities simultaneously.
Eikon is available on dedicated terminals in the Management Library. These terminals include the Datatream Excel API/plugin. (DFO.)
- On campus only
- Restricted access
Access is only available via computers in the Management and Mann libraries and is limited to current faculty, students, and staff of Cornell.
Cornell’s Johnson College of Business (Dyson, Johnson, and SHA) faculty and PhD students can request installation of Eikon on their office computer.