U.S. and international public company historical and current financials, pricing, deals, fixed income, global market, economic data, and more.
STEP 1: Use your emory.edu to register for access via access link below. All other emails will be rejected.
STEP 2: When prompted for your graduation month/year, please provide correct information; all information is verified by Emory to ensure accuracy.
STEP 3: Within 5-7 days you will get an email confirming registration/login information.
STEP 4: Then log in at https://launch.factset.com.
Use of this database is restricted to current Goizueta Business School faculty, students and staff for academic, career and personal enrichment, and may not be used for internships or employers. Proper Use of GBL Databases
- 1.877.FACTSET - available 24x7: help for accessing, loggin in, or using specific applications or functionality
- Serial number: When calling the HelpDesk you may be asked for your unique Factset serial number. All students should be able to see their serial number in the top right corner of their workstation under the circled question mark. This is so that the support desk consultant can check on/mimic your subscription and workstation settings in order to best help/walk you through any questions.
- Login problem: Factset Connect Instructions.
Accessing and Using FactSet
- Factset FAQ
- On a Mac: FactSet Academic Utility - Downloading on a Mac
- In the Business Library: FactSet is installed on Sao Paulo and La Paz computers.
- Difference between web access and the library PC installed versions:
- Contennd functionality, including downloading data to Excel, is the same for both.
- BUT only the library installed version allows you to use the Excel Add-In for building templates.
Factset Search Suggestions
- Factset Quick Start Guide
- Tips for using Factset Excel Add-In
- Screening for Deals in FactSet
- Screening for Past Precedents and Comparable Deals in FactSet, ThomsonONE, and Bloomberg
Factset Learning Modules
- Click on the Learning tab - the first tab on the left at the top of your Factset desktop
- Many excellent 2 minute+ videos, including quick access to the most frequently watched videos.
Knowledge Base Financial Modeling Certification
- Self-paced interactive training program focused on financial modeling in Excel; beginning with Excel basics, you progress through a series of complex model-building exercises and assessment questions.
- Click HERE for detailed description of all 19 chapters.
- If I successfully complete all of the Knowledge Base Financial Modeling modules, can I put this on my resume?Yes, if you complete all 19 modules and pass the exams with a grade of 70% or higher, you can notate “Factset Knowledge Base Certified” on your resume. If your employer contacts Factset, they can look you up in their system and verify that you did complete all of the modules.
- Contact our rep, Jaclyn Hernandez: Jaclyn <dot> hernandez <at> factset <dot> com
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Proper Use of GBL Databases
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