SDC Platinum contains historical data on new issues, M&A deals, and bankruptcy. Access is available to the Global New Issues, Mergers & Acquisistions, Corporate Governance, and Corporate Restructuring, and Global Public Finance databases. There is a one month embargo on the data.
When to use:
Use for large research projects requiring decades of financial data. For more current data, use Bloomberg, Capital IQ, or Thomson One. Available on computers 13 & 14 in the Management Library.