Brings together multiple sources including Worldscope, Thomson First Call, NewsEdge, Datastream and Extel to provide current financial and market information for U.S. and international public companies. Deal information covers mergers & acquisitions, equity & bond issues, and major loans. Price and constituent information on major indices and government economic data is also included. Additionally, contains the full text of over 3,000,000 analysts’ reports. NOTE: This resource contains the M&A data found in SDC (Securities Data Company) Platinum. Worldwide mergers and acquisitions data from 1979 for U.S. firms; from 1985 from non-U.S. firms. Covers more than 273,000 transactions. Find target and acquirer profiles, deal terms, financial and legal advisor assignments and fees, deal value and stock premiums, deal status and more.