The database contains information on over 43,000 public and private banks from around the world. The data (with a time series up to 7 years) is available in various formats including:

  • Global Standard Format with 57 internationally standardized balance sheet items
  • Global Detailed Format with over 650 internationally standardized variables
  • National "as filed" Format, also in original language, with over 3,000 items
  • 38 pre-calculated balance sheet ratios

Among the various modules that can be consulted there are:

  • Ownership Manager and exponents (Contacts)
  • Original Documents in pdf, which can also be reached by clicking on the individual financial indicators within the source
  • News reports
  • Factiva Dow Jones

More information on the new BankFocus platform and key additional content.

See the access guide using your Luiss credentials.

Bureau van Dijk Electronic Publishing
Fitch Ratings, Factiva, Capital Intelligence, the Economist Intelligence Unit, Moody's, Standard & Poor's
Allowed Domains,
Access note
Access through IDEM authentication (to download the guide enter your Luiss account); the Library members and members of the Luiss Alumni Association can access the resource from the Library computers only

last 5-7 years