Questions tagged [finance]

Finance – addresses the ways in which individuals and organizations raise and allocate monetary resources over time, taking into account the risks entailed in their projects.

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Open alternatives to the IMF data

The IMF has five datasets: International Financial Statistics (IFS) Balance of Payments Statistics (BOPS) Direction of Trade Statistics (DOTS) Government Finance Statistics (GFS) Trade and Investment ...
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Credit card metadata database

Is there a database of credit card numbers that tells you what bank issued the credit card? 3 is American Express 4 is Visa/MasterCard 6 is Discover Typically the first 6 numbers will indicate what ...
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Basic Financial Data for Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs)

I'm looking for a data resource that contains financial and/or employment non-governmental organizations (NGOs). CharityNavigator.org provides this kind of data for charities, but not for NGOs. For ...
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A DB of banks for each country

I'm looking for a free database of banks (preferably with their web sites, phone numbers, etc) for each country in a convenient format, not html. Is there any?
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Where does Allrecipes.com get its “On Sale” data?

I just noticed that Allrecipes.com has a new feature that allows you to see what ingredients are on sale in local stores. Any idea where they are getting this information from?
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Where to find household financial data for my research

I am a programming student, I want to make a financial application for my project. The application works by gathering user's income and expenses to create a prediction about their financial status ...
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Data set for operating cost and revenue for small business?

I am messing with yelp academic data set right now and was wondering if there is any info on the financial situation for the small businesses? Thanks Edit: I am looking for the revenues of small ...
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Looking for data on bankruptcy prediction

I am wondering if anyone knows where I can find data to train a classification model for bankruptcy prediction. Bankruptcy prediction appears to be a popular topic, and there are tons of papers ...
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Source for photographs of sample checks

I'm working on an OCR functionality around checks, specifically around a user taking a photograph of a check, and I'm looking to acquire a data set to quantify the success of our various features. ...
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Analyst Estimates for Earnings on the S&P 500

I'm looking for a free an open source for Analyst Estimates for the S&P 500. If the name of the Analyst was include that would be great. Thank you
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Banking open data from Credit Agricole?

A colleague told me that the Credit Agricole in France as published a dataset of banking transactions as part of their Open Data initiative. I tried to research it on different sites in France but ...
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Open API for SEC data?

Is there any free API for programmatically grabbing SEC filing data, such as company financials or insider trading? It seems ironic that the EDGAR search gives you information in a nice tabular form, ...
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How can I get a list of currencies from Wikidata?

Some currencies already exist, like [1], [2] and they are all instances of currency [3]. Unfortunately there are no links to all instances from [3]. So is there a possibility to get this list from ...
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Panel data for public companies' financials? Alternative to Capital IQ Compustat?

Where can I get financial indicators of public companies in the format friendly for statistical analysis? "Friendly" is mainly about: Panel data in long format. Variable names compatible with ...
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Where can I get private companies' financials?

Countries have mandatory disclosure of some financial indicators for certain industries. Some companies may disclose information about their financial performance at will. While public corporations ...
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Public source for financial company customer counts?

I've built a dashboard that uses complaints data from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau to show the companies with the most complaints. The results are kind of interesting, but also rather ...
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Where could I find open data about ATM locations (in Paris)?

I'm thinking of building an application that shows you the nearest ATM machine, but I don't know where I can find open data about ATM locations (or if there even is such data available). I'm asking ...
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What finance data sets would be particularly useful to release?

The U.S. government publishes a range of finance data sets (see, e.g., www.Treasury.gov/financedata). What additional data sets that the government already collects would be valuable if released in ...
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Where can I find open data on historical forex rates for financial reporting purposes?

I am looking for historical foreign exchange (forex) data for financial reporting purposes. For example, I would like to distribute a data source that could be used for determining forex gains and ...