Answered By: Bobray Bordelon
Last Updated: Apr 11, 2017     Views: 25

  • For the United States, use the Bank portion of Compustat available through Wharton Research Data Service (WRDS). A video showing how to do a simple retrieval is here. Note that a WRDS account (available to currently-affiliated Princeton researchers) is required.

  • For Call Reports from the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) go to WRDS

  • For overviews of the banking industry:

  • To find banking institutions and subsidiaries, identify banking markets, and perform a "what if" (pro forma) HHI analysis, use Cassidi, the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis banking structure analysis website.

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