Bloomsburg University's Harvey A. Andruss Library

A COLLECTION OF ONLINE REFERENCE TOOLS APPROPRIATE FOR
THE UNDERGRADUATE STUDENT


HG - HJ9999 : Banking, Currency, Finance, Public Finance

Total of 44 Records
 
Title: Commodity Futures

Provider: TradingCharts.com

Subject Heading/s: Raw materials--United States; Natural resources--United States; Commodity exchanges

LC Class: HG

Reference Category: Almanacs

Description: Daily, weekly, or monthly data for grains, livestock, gas & oil, currencies, and financial futures. Data provided by North American Quotations, Inc.


Title: Commodity Futures

Provider: TradingCharts.com

Subject Heading/s: Raw materials--United States; Natural resources--United States; Commodity exchanges

LC Class: HG

Reference Category: Almanacs

Description: Daily, weekly, or monthly data for grains, livestock, gas & oil, currencies, and financial futures. Data provided by North American Quotations, Inc.


Title: Commodity Market Glossary

Provider: TradingCharts.com

Subject Heading/s: Commodity exchanges

LC Class: HG

Reference Category: Dictionaries

Description: "This is the complete online glossary of commodity market terminology. Herein you will discover a vast wealth of information, futures and options terms and definitions .. from actuals to writer."


Title: Commodity Market Glossary

Provider: TradingCharts.com

Subject Heading/s: Commodity exchanges

LC Class: HG

Reference Category: Dictionaries

Description: "This is the complete online glossary of commodity market terminology. Herein you will discover a vast wealth of information, futures and options terms and definitions .. from actuals to writer."


Title: CorporateInformation

Provider: CorporateInformation.com

Subject Heading/s: Corporations-United States; Industries-United States

LC Class: HG

Reference Category: Directories

Description: Links to over 350,000 companies, over 20,000 research reports, profiles, and analyses of companies world wide from Wright Investors' Service, plus links to industry information.


Title: CorporateInformation

Provider: CorporateInformation.com

Subject Heading/s: Corporations-United States; Industries-United States

LC Class: HG

Reference Category: Directories

Description: Links to over 350,000 companies, over 20,000 research reports, profiles, and analyses of companies world wide from Wright Investors' Service, plus links to industry information.


Title: Dow Jones Averages

Provider: DowJones Indexes

Subject Heading/s: Stock price indexes--United States.

LC Class: HG4900

Reference Category: Almanacs

Description: Data for this major stock index includes

The Dow Jones Averages Daily Change File
The performance of the Dow Jones Industrial Average after major world events.
Dow Jones Industrial Average Historical Component Lists
Highlights/Lowlights of The Dow
Dow Jones Industrial Average Historical Performance
Annual Reports
Dow Data by Decade


Title: Dow Jones Averages

Provider: DowJones Indexes

Subject Heading/s: Stock price indexes--United States.

LC Class: HG4900

Reference Category: Almanacs

Description: Data for this major stock index includes

The Dow Jones Averages Daily Change File
The performance of the Dow Jones Industrial Average after major world events.
Dow Jones Industrial Average Historical Component Lists
Highlights/Lowlights of The Dow
Dow Jones Industrial Average Historical Performance
Annual Reports
Dow Data by Decade


Title: EDGAR

Provider: Security and Exchange Commission

Subject Heading/s: Corporations--United States--Databases

LC Class: HG

Reference Category: Compendiums

Description: Provides easy access to disclosure documents that public companies are required to file with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Includes a tutorial.


Title: EDGAR

Provider: Security and Exchange Commission

Subject Heading/s: Corporations--United States--Databases

LC Class: HG

Reference Category: Compendiums

Description: Provides easy access to disclosure documents that public companies are required to file with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Includes a tutorial.


Title: EDGAR

Provider: U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission

Subject Heading/s: Corporations--United States--Databases

LC Class: HG

Reference Category: Catalogs

Description: Documents, e.g. 10K reports, filed by all companies traded in U.S. markets; 1994- .


Title: EDGAR

Provider: U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission

Subject Heading/s: Corporations--United States--Databases

LC Class: HG

Reference Category: Catalogs

Description: Documents, e.g. 10K reports, filed by all companies traded in U.S. markets; 1994- .


Title: [Financial] Research Center

Provider: Yahoo!

Subject Heading/s: Stocks--United States; Bonds--United States; Investments

LC Class: HG

Reference Category: Compendiums

Description: This comprehensive site provides current and historical stock quotes, company earnings and reports, bond rates, mutual fund performance, etc.


Title: [Financial] Research Center

Provider: Yahoo!

Subject Heading/s: Stocks--United States; Bonds--United States; Investments

LC Class: HG

Reference Category: Compendiums

Description: This comprehensive site provides current and historical stock quotes, company earnings and reports, bond rates, mutual fund performance, etc.


Title: Glossary of FinancIal Terms

Provider: TIAA-CREF

Subject Heading/s: Finance

LC Class: HG

Reference Category: Dictionaries

Description: Provided by the TIAA-CREF (Teachers Insurance and Annuity Association-College Retirement Equities Fund).

Updated 4/4/07


Title: Glossary of FinancIal Terms

Provider: TIAA-CREF

Subject Heading/s: Finance

LC Class: HG

Reference Category: Dictionaries

Description: Provided by the TIAA-CREF (Teachers Insurance and Annuity Association-College Retirement Equities Fund).

Updated 4/4/07


Title: Glossary of Insurance Terms

Provider: insure.com

Subject Heading/s: Insurance

LC Class: HG

Reference Category: Dictionaries

Description: Use the beginning letter of a term or the search box.


Title: Glossary of Insurance Terms

Provider: insure.com

Subject Heading/s: Insurance

LC Class: HG

Reference Category: Dictionaries

Description: Use the beginning letter of a term or the search box.


Title: Hamburger Standard

Provider: Oanda.com

Subject Heading/s: Purchasing power parity; Currency convertibility

LC Class: HG

Reference Category: Compendiums

Description: Onanda uses data supplied by The Economist to illustrate Purchasing Power Parity (PPP) for 25 countries. PPP is a "measure of the relative purchasing power of different currencies. It is measured by the price of the same goods [the Big Mac] in different countries, translated by the FX rate (or exchange rate) of that country's currency against a 'base currency'."

This page also links to the Full Currrency converter which calculates the exchange rate for 164 currencies for specific dates.


Title: Hamburger Standard

Provider: Oanda.com

Subject Heading/s: Purchasing power parity; Currency convertibility

LC Class: HG

Reference Category: Compendiums

Description: Onanda uses data supplied by The Economist to illustrate Purchasing Power Parity (PPP) for 25 countries. PPP is a "measure of the relative purchasing power of different currencies. It is measured by the price of the same goods [the Big Mac] in different countries, translated by the FX rate (or exchange rate) of that country's currency against a 'base currency'."

This page also links to the Full Currrency converter which calculates the exchange rate for 164 currencies for specific dates.


Title: Institution Directory

Provider: U.S. Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation

Subject Heading/s: Banks--United States; Thrift institutions--United States

LC Class: HG

Reference Category: Directories

Description: Financial information on any bank or thrift and its branches which are insured by the FDIC. Location is based on place of incorporation.


Title: Institution Directory

Provider: U.S. Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation

Subject Heading/s: Banks--United States; Thrift institutions--United States

LC Class: HG

Reference Category: Directories

Description: Financial information on any bank or thrift and its branches which are insured by the FDIC. Location is based on place of incorporation.


Title: International Financial Statistics

Provider: Bank for International Settlements (BIS)

Subject Heading/s: Banks and banking, Foreign; Investments, Foreign

LC Class: HG

Reference Category: Compendiums

Description: Includes International banking statistics, Consolidated banking statistics, Securities statistics, Derivatives statistics, Triennial foreign exchange and derivatives survey, and the Joint BIS-IMF-OECD-World Bank Statistics on External Debt.


Title: International Financial Statistics

Provider: Bank for International Settlements (BIS)

Subject Heading/s: Banks and banking, Foreign; Investments, Foreign

LC Class: HG

Reference Category: Compendiums

Description: Includes International banking statistics, Consolidated banking statistics, Securities statistics, Derivatives statistics, Triennial foreign exchange and derivatives survey, and the Joint BIS-IMF-OECD-World Bank Statistics on External Debt.


Title: Key Developments

Provider: MSN Money

Subject Heading/s: Corporations-United States

LC Class: HG

Reference Category: Handbooks

Description: Enter in any U.S. ticker symbol to access recent company events including news coverage, product announcement and earning reports from Multex.


Title: Key Developments

Provider: MSN Money

Subject Heading/s: Corporations-United States

LC Class: HG

Reference Category: Handbooks

Description: Enter in any U.S. ticker symbol to access recent company events including news coverage, product announcement and earning reports from Multex.


Title: Mutual Fund Fact Book

Provider: Investment Council Institute

Subject Heading/s: Mutual funds-United States

LC Class: HG

Reference Category: Almanacs

Description: "Mutual Fund Fact Books include information about the industry's history, regulation, taxation, and shareholders. Each book  also contains a data section that presents detailed yearend statistics—including net new cash flow, sales, assets, redemptions, and exchanges—as well as a glossary of terms. The links below will take you to the table of contents for that edition of the Fact Book." Text is in pdf.


Title: Mutual Fund Fact Book

Provider: Investment Council Institute

Subject Heading/s: Mutual funds-United States

LC Class: HG

Reference Category: Almanacs

Description: "Mutual Fund Fact Books include information about the industry's history, regulation, taxation, and shareholders. Each book  also contains a data section that presents detailed yearend statistics—including net new cash flow, sales, assets, redemptions, and exchanges—as well as a glossary of terms. The links below will take you to the table of contents for that edition of the Fact Book." Text is in pdf.


Title: National Information Center

Provider: Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council

Subject Heading/s: Banks and banking, Foreign; Banks and banking-United States

LC Class: HG

Reference Category: Directories

Description: Information on domestic banks, U.S. banks with foreign branches, and foreign banks operating in the U.S. from the Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council. Financial data includes balance sheets.


Title: National Information Center

Provider: Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council

Subject Heading/s: Banks and banking, Foreign; Banks and banking-United States

LC Class: HG

Reference Category: Directories

Description: Information on domestic banks, U.S. banks with foreign branches, and foreign banks operating in the U.S. from the Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council. Financial data includes balance sheets.


Title: Online Valuation

Provider: ValuePro

Subject Heading/s: Investments; Securities

LC Class: HG

Reference Category: Databases

Description: ValuePro 2000 Online Valuation Program looks up valuation inputs from SEC EDGAR data, and other free sources to calculate NOPMs and other ratios based on observed historical data to arive at a baseline intrinsic value for a stock.


Title: Online Valuation

Provider: ValuePro

Subject Heading/s: Investments; Securities

LC Class: HG

Reference Category: Databases

Description: ValuePro 2000 Online Valuation Program looks up valuation inputs from SEC EDGAR data, and other free sources to calculate NOPMs and other ratios based on observed historical data to arive at a baseline intrinsic value for a stock.


Title: Personal Finance Terms

Provider: Kiplinger

Subject Heading/s: Finance, Personal

LC Class: HG179

Reference Category: Dictionaries

Description: An interactive glossary of personal finance terms, with links to U.S. personal income tax forms.


Title: Personal Finance Terms

Provider: Kiplinger

Subject Heading/s: Finance, Personal

LC Class: HG179

Reference Category: Dictionaries

Description: An interactive glossary of personal finance terms, with links to U.S. personal income tax forms.


Title: Quarterly Banking Profile

Provider: U.S. Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation

Subject Heading/s: Banks and banking-United States

LC Class: HG

Reference Category: Almanacs

Description: A report card on industry status and performance from the FDIC which includes written analyses, graphs and statistical tables; 1994-  .


Title: Quarterly Banking Profile

Provider: U.S. Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation

Subject Heading/s: Banks and banking-United States

LC Class: HG

Reference Category: Almanacs

Description: A report card on industry status and performance from the FDIC which includes written analyses, graphs and statistical tables; 1994-  .


Title: Tax Stats

Provider: U.S. Internal Revenue Service

Subject Heading/s: Taxation--United States.

LC Class: HJ

Reference Category: Compendiums

Description: Revenue statistics from the IRS Data Book, Statistics of Income, etc. in pdf and xls formats.


Title: Tax Stats

Provider: U.S. Internal Revenue Service

Subject Heading/s: Taxation--United States.

LC Class: HJ

Reference Category: Compendiums

Description: Revenue statistics from the IRS Data Book, Statistics of Income, etc. in pdf and xls formats.


Title: Universal Currency Converter

Provider: Universal Currency Converter

Subject Heading/s: Currency convertibility

LC Class: HG

Reference Category: Databases

Description: This is the "full" version of the Universal Currency ConverterTM. It contains currency information on 180 currencies in over 250 geographical locations.


Title: Universal Currency Converter

Provider: Universal Currency Converter

Subject Heading/s: Currency convertibility

LC Class: HG

Reference Category: Databases

Description: This is the "full" version of the Universal Currency ConverterTM. It contains currency information on 180 currencies in over 250 geographical locations.


Title: Virtual Catalog of Roman Coins (VCRC)

Provider: Robert W. Cape, Jr., Associate Professor of Classics, Austin College

Subject Heading/s: Coins, Roman

LC Class: HG

Reference Category: Catalogs

Description: "These pages contain images and descriptions of coins from the Early Republic through the end of the 4th century A.D. and the formal division of the Roman Empire into east and west. The Catalog provides only a sample of the thousands of Roman coin types, but it is constantly growing so please check back from time to time to view the new material."


Title: Virtual Catalog of Roman Coins (VCRC)

Provider: Robert W. Cape, Jr., Associate Professor of Classics, Austin College

Subject Heading/s: Coins, Roman

LC Class: HG

Reference Category: Catalogs

Description: "These pages contain images and descriptions of coins from the Early Republic through the end of the 4th century A.D. and the formal division of the Roman Empire into east and west. The Catalog provides only a sample of the thousands of Roman coin types, but it is constantly growing so please check back from time to time to view the new material."


Title: Websense Company Locator

Provider: Websense

Subject Heading/s: Corporations-United States;

LC Class: HG

Reference Category: Directories

Description: "You can search on the following:

* A Complete Company Name (Example: Websense)

* A Partial Company Name (Example: Net)

This service uses the InterNIC database of registered companies, and thus primarily lists U.S. companies. (Please note, if you're looking up a popular name, the search may take a while, so please be patient!)"


Title: Websense Company Locator

Provider: Websense

Subject Heading/s: Corporations-United States;

LC Class: HG

Reference Category: Directories

Description: "You can search on the following:

* A Complete Company Name (Example: Websense)

* A Partial Company Name (Example: Net)

This service uses the InterNIC database of registered companies, and thus primarily lists U.S. companies. (Please note, if you're looking up a popular name, the search may take a while, so please be patient!)"