Finance

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The Federal Reserve provides financial services for banks within the United States and oversees monetary policy, including the creation of the money supply.

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Factiva.com provides world-class premium content, financial data including stock quotes, company comparisons, financial snapshots, SEC filings, interactive charting, and historical market information. Factiva's global news and business information service also combines the content sets of Dow Jones Interactive and Reuters Business Briefing. Includes full text Wall Street Journal (1979 - current), New York Times (1980 - current), Washington Post, Newsweek, Business Week, Forbes, and Fortune. Chicago Tribune and Los Angeles Times are not available to academic subscribers.

Chicago Tribune and Los Angeles Times are unavailable in Factiva at University of Akron.

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Directory of web sites to aid in the teaching financial ideas.

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IBISWorld provides immediate access to vital information on every industry in the US Economy publishing Americas largest collection of Industry Market Research Reports with over 700 available. All reports are written at the 5-digit level of the North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) and are 30-40 pages in length.

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"Picked by Barrons as one of the best financial websites on the Internet, we are a financial resource website offering the most comprehensive financial directory on the internet, with links and descriptions to over 12,000 financial websites! Free portfolio tracker, e-mailed news alerts, message boards, stock quotes and indices." from Web site

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Business and financial information for investment research. Includes or has links to full text.

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Directory of over 11 million entries for U.S. businesses and professionals.

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Standard & Poor’s net advantage includes credit ratings, indices, investment research and data. Net advantage provides financial decision-makers with the information and opinions they need to feel confident about their decisions.

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STAT-USA closed down in September 2010, but the many useful links have been captured in a LibGuide from the University of Central Florida Libraries.

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ThomasNet is a comprehensive online resource for finding companies and products manufactured in North America. It is the most comprehensive resource for industrial information, products, services, CAD drawings, and more.

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Thomson ONE Banker is a revolutionary desktop solution that flexibly delivers the critical information and analysis tools investment banking professionals need-via one complete and intuitive interface. Thomson ONE Banker provides access to relevant real-time global market data, news, and authoritative content from industry-leading sources.

Thomson recommends using the Internet Explorer v.7 or v.8 web browser with this product

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ValueLine collects data and analyzes performance of approximately 8,000 stocks, 13,000 mutual funds, 80,000 options and other securities.

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