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Business Source Complete

Scope

Business Source Complete covers a range of areas including accounting, banking, finance, international business, management, marketing and economics and more.It also has other content including economic country reviews (from such publishers as the Economist Intelligence Unit) and 10,000 company profiles (from Datamonitor).

Feature/s

  • SWOT analysis
  • PESTLE analysis
  • Case studies
  • From EBSCO page, choose Business Source Complete.
  • Always tick 'full text' option.
  • In the search page, you may choose the publication type if you only need country report, industry profile or SWOT analysis. To choose more than one publication type, highlight the publication type by pressing CTRL key in your keyboard and left-click in your mouse.

Capital IQ

Scope

Capital IQ is a 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.

Feature/s

  • Chart builders
  • Industry analysis
  • Market visualization
  • Register/sign up using your MDX email account. Once registered, you have to login to Capital IQ through Unihub.
  • Use the search filters on the left side of the results page to access the data or other available information.
  • You may download, print and/or save reports and statistical data.

IBIS World

Scope

IBIS World is a comprehensive collection of industry research reports.

Feature/s

  • Supply Chain
  • Additional Resources
  • Competitive Landscape
  • Consumer Analysis
  • Major Players
  • Video Tutorials
  • This video tutorial icon is visible in the report. Watch the videos by clicking the icon for a better understanding of specific sections of the report.
  • Information about the charts are available by clicking the chart info icon .
  • Reports and statistical information may be printed or downloaded as excel worksheet or PDF files.

Mintel

Scope

Mintel contains marketing intelligence reports, trend analysis and market size information for a wide range of industries and across several countries. It is particularly strong for sector information in European and American countries.

Feature/s

  • Analyst insights
  • Creating graph that you may use for your presentation
  • Scroll down the search page to go to the quick links and the 'Analyst Insights' link.
  • Analyst insights are linked to relevant reports and statistics about specific industries.
  • You may create a report graph from the table of figures. Go to the table of contents of the report to see all available statistical information. Once you choose the statistics that you need for your research, you may click the 'Create a Graph' icon and save the image by the right-click of the mouse.
  • Reports and statistical information may be printed or downloaded as excel worksheet or Powerpoint slides for your presentation.

Passport

Scope

Passport provides full text access to: country statistics, market reports, industry statistics, company information, country profiles & briefings, strategy briefings, consumer lifestyle statistics and comment on emerging industry, country and consumer trends.

Feature/s

  • Dashboard for more visual options in presenting statistical information
  • Personalized Passport account to save search results
  • Create your own Passport account using your MDX email. This will let you save your search tree, keywords and reports.
  • Geography and categories have sub-categories. You may opt to include all the sub-categories in your search tree or choose particular sub-categories for your research.
  • You may filter the search results by category, geography or type of analysis.
  • You may download, print and/or save reports and statistical data.
  • Dashboard images and graphs may be downloaded as PDF, JPEG or Powerpoint slides.