Press Release: ProQuest [April 11, 2014]

ProQuest and J.P. Morgan team to broaden access to award-winning analyst reports

Copyright (c) 2014 ProQuest

SummaryProQuest, an information firm central to global research, and J.P. Morgan, a leading global financial services firm, have joined forces to help business students and faculty make use of J.P. Morgan’s company and economic research. The companies have created J.P. Morgan Research, which contains intelligence and insight on more than 3,000 corporations worldwide and all major economies. The new research solution provides in-depth trend, forecast and macro analysis on companies and global economies, and integrates approximately 1,500 reports published each month by J.P. Morgan, plus a selection of archived items, into one single resource.

ANN ARBOR, Mich., April 11, 2014 – ProQuest, an information firm central to global research, and J.P. Morgan, a leading global financial services firm, have joined forces to help business students and faculty make use of J.P. Morgan's company and economic research. The companies have created J.P. Morgan Research, which contains intelligence and insight on more than 3,000 corporations worldwide and all major economies. The new research solution provides in-depth trend, forecast and macro analysis on companies and global economies, and integrates approximately 1,500 reports published each month by J.P. Morgan, plus a selection of archived items, into one single resource.

"We are excited to collaborate with ProQuest to bring a dedicated platform to academia, hosting J.P. Morgan's highly-ranked, thought provoking research and analysis," said Dan Dalton, Head of Research Licensing at J.P. Morgan.

"Today's data driven world makes access to quality information essential for teaching and learning real-world business research skills and developing analytical capabilities," said Jeff Wilensky, ProQuest vice-president, Information Solutions. "ProQuest's teamwork with J.P. Morgan combines the highest quality analysis and makes it available on a platform that allows MBA students, business faculty and other researchers to reliably analyze companies and industries quickly, easily, and more thoroughly than ever before."

Institutional Investor magazine consistently ranks J.P. Morgan's research teams as among the best in the industry. Delivered via the ProQuest platform with only a seven-day embargo, all of J.P. Morgan's equities and economics research reports from 2011 onward are available. The database can be searched independently for specific research or as part of a wider literature search on the ProQuest platform, incorporating business resources such as ABI/INFORM, news sources such as The Wall Street Journal and ebrary's vast selection of business ebooks.

To learn more visit www.proquest.com

ProQuest in the Academic Environment

ProQuest combines unique technology and information assets to empower university students, scholars and librarians in their daily research and work. Its growing content collection is built from 90,000 authoritative sources, encompassing 6 billion digital pages, multiple formats and spanning six centuries, enabling serious research of virtually any topic from diverse perspectives. Precision search of the content is enabled through ProQuest's renowned abstracting and indexing, which structures data for simple access and discovery. Its technology framework drives research forward with robust tools for discovery, acquisition, assessment, collaboration and management of information.

With ProQuest, researchers search across the world's largest collection of dissertations and theses; 20 million digitized pages and three centuries of the world's newspapers; more than 450,000 academic ebooks; rich aggregated collections of the world's most important scholarly journals and periodicals; and, unique digital vaults of preserved historical collections from great libraries and museums around the globe.

About ProQuest

ProQuest (www.proquest.com) connects people with vetted, reliable information. Key to serious research, the company's products are a gateway to the world's knowledge including dissertations, governmental and cultural archives, news, historical collections and ebooks. ProQuest technologies serve users across the critical points in research, helping them discover, access, share, create and manage information.

The company's cloud-based technologies offer flexible solutions for librarians, students and researchers through the ProQuest, Bowker, Dialog, EBL, ebrary and Serials Solutions businesses – and notable research tools such as the Summon discovery service, the RefWorks Flow collaboration platform, the Pivot research development tool and the Intota library services platform. The company is headquartered in Ann Arbor, Michigan, with offices around the world.

Publication Year:2014
Type of Material:Press Release
LanguageEnglish
Issue:April 11, 2014
Publisher:ProQuest
Company: ProQuest
Permalink: http://www.librarytechnology.org/ltg-displaytext.pl?RC=19103
Record Number:19103
Last Update:2014-04-11 05:49:15
Date Created:2014-04-11 05:47:09