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Questions tagged [opencorporates]

Opencorporates is a web database of public information about companies https://opencorporates.com/

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Using OpenCorporates API to return officers of a company

I have a list of a few thousand company LLC names and jurisdictions from states around the US. I would like to use the OpenCorporates API to search for the company in the relevant jurisdiction and ...
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How to input my API Token into Openrefine

I am trying to use Opencorporate's reconciliation service in Openrefine. I have a paid API Token/Key. Where would I input my API Token/Key?
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Corporate Calendar entries (ML training data set)

We're looking to train our system to read corporate calendar events. Specifically larger corporates where the entries will be clear vs. cryptic/unlearnable personal entries.
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Accessing publicly available Indian companies data in bulk?

I wanted to access some publically available data which is available at mca.gov.in in India. I wanted to collect data for 100,000 companies, but this is behind captcha. Although to my surprise there ...
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Looking for open dataset mapping informal company names to ticker

We've looked for trained data for named entity recognition (in particular for company names). The end goal is to feed in a list of entity names (with potential misspellings, acronyms, punctuation etc) ...
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Scraping data from a PDF in HTML - table recognition

I have a simple looking table in a pdf file: one column containing company names. I don't know how many there are in each group but groups are separated by a bold line (the lower border of a table). ...
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Why is my scraper returning inconsistent results and timing out?

I've been building a scraper in python (using mechanize) to get a list of banks off of: https://connectonline.asic.gov.au/RegistrySearch/faces/landing/ProfessionalRegisters.jspx The scraper is: ...
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Scraping columns from a PDF

We are trying to capture rows from PDF tables & output them as lines of JSON - can anyone suggest a good technique for separating columns? Ideally using the tools linked below. Specifically this ...
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Open company data for Germany?

OpenCorporates doesn't have data for German companies (yet?). Is there a source with open data for German companies?
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Are there any good libraries available for doing normalization of company names?

I've run into a number of use cases where I need to normalize company names in a database before running automated and manual matching. We've usually ended up writing a specific script with endless ...