When To Use: 

Use for comprehensive information on more than 42,000 public companies, 518,000 private companies, 9,500 private capital firms, 230,000 transactions, and 881,000 professionals worldwide. For questions about accessing Capital IQ at dedicated terminals in the Management Library (computers 11 & 12) including the Excel API, please contact us to learn more.

Students in finance courses may want to register to obtain a Capital IQ login.

NOTE: Capital IQ access is only available to current members of the Cornell community.


Capital IQ is a premier financial database that provides easy-to-use tools for financial statement analysis, comparables analysis, financial modeling, sector analysis, and charting, plus high-level overviews of industries, financial markets, and regional economies. Ideal for researching companies (both public and private), deals (M&A and security issuance), and private equity and venture capital deals.