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Company Directories/Financial Data

Find information about a specific company, identify competitors.  Create customized lists of companies based on location, line of business, sales etc.

Mergent Online will locate public and private companies of larger sizes, and produce extensive financials and reports. Mergent Online also has Industry Reports and Country reports from the main page.

PrivCo – Global Private Company Information & Venture Capital

Private company financial intelligence – business & financial data and analysis, plus IPO news & updates on venture capital, M&A activity, and private equity deals, company competitors & comparables. Since 90% of major U.S. business is privately held, PrivCo saves you time in class assignments and in your career planning, as well as in getting a closer look at industries with sectors, industry, sub-industry codes that lead to other competitors. 

PrivCo's financial analysis, venture capital funding, reviews, market research, and more can be the difference in the depth of your discovery and your final project results. Search names, deals, industry, geography, funding opportunities & stages–which might help you determine where to consider career opportunities!

NOTE: Create a personal account on PrivCo, using your Case network credentials.

Features: Check out PrivCo's Knowledge Bank to better understand the private investor environment, and their Research Blog for news!

Locations for Companies

Use Rand Reports to identify places and opportunities for new ventures in business

CWRU Libraries Discovery

Private Company Information

Identify financials, organizational structure & more about private companies.  

Intellect has many private companies with news & industry links.

Reference USA offers custom searching by type of business & also lists smaller private companies & shows maps of the neighborhoods they're in.

PrivCo is the largest database for private companies +financials, related venture capital & investment information. Large public companies are listed if they are investing in other private companies or have M&A activity with private companies