Mergent Online (formerly FIS Online) is a database of corporate information covering over 22,000 US and foreign public companies. Information available for each company includes the following:
■A complete corporate history including acquisitions and changes in ownership structure
■Lists of subsidiaries, property holdings, and key personnel
■Up to 25 years of annual and quarterly financial data, including balance sheets, income statements, cash flow statements, and financial ratios
■Up to 10 years of scanned, full-image, annual reports, along with full coverage of SEC filings
■Extensive information about the corporation's current long term debt
■Links to recent news reports
Data output can be customized and exported as comma-delimited files (readable by Excel and other software).
Advanced search capabilities include searching by executive's name, auditor, country code, NAICS or SIC industry code, and selected financial characteristics and ratios.