Dataset Name: edi_economic_data
Symbol Set: Global
Asset Class: Equity
Data Update Time(s): To be determined
Data Update Frequency: day
African Financial and Economic Data (AFED)
Get an unparalleled overview of all 54 African countries and economic information.
AFED provides definitive financial and economic intelligence in Africa.
We aggregate the economic data primarily from local sources and complete it with carefully selected international ones.
Available on one platform in a standardized format, the data assists you in research, analytics, thought leadership and collaboration projects.
Global Economic Data
The Global Economic Data service is a partnership between EDI and EMED.
EMED, established in 2001, is a leading provider of economic and financial data.
The founder of the company has three decades of database experience, with its Asia database first developed in the early 1990s.
EMED has more than 1.6 million carefully selected time series.
Together with more than 6.7 million trend series and around 300,000 forecast series, the databases comprise approximately 8.6-million-time series, covering more than 200 countries/regions across the globe.
Most of the data can be traced back to when they became available.
Spatial Risk Data
The Spatial Risk Data is in partnership with Spatial Risk Systems.
The first of its kind Spatial Risk Data Layer engineered to effectively assess and visualize the impact of spatial risk for asset locations, investments, and portfolios.
Founded by data experts from FactSet and Bridgewater, Spatial Risk Systems' massive proprietary "Knowledge Graph" allows financial institutions to rely on hard data sources to effectively measure climate, environmental, and socio-economic risks to their investments and proposed transactions.
Economic Indicator Service (EIS)
The Economic Indicator Service (EIS) aims to deliver professional economic content to financial institutions on both the buy and sell side, and service providers.
This service covers 135 countries and 41,000 recurring indicators* with historical data, which are updated on a real-time basis.
We are currently adding additional indicators/countries from Africa as well as expanding our coverage of Indicators in G20.
EIS comprises the major economic events from countries and regions around the world and provides an Economic Events Data feed and Economic Calendar service to our clients.
The service includes the provision of all historic data on economic indicators that are currently present on EIS's database.
Recurring events will include GDP data, unemployment releases, PMI numbers etc.
Information on economic indicators, including details of the issuing agency as well as historical data series, is made available depending on its availability.