Factset is available on all terminals in the Financial Research and Learning Lab (Desmarais 2186) as a standalone workstation which includes Excel API functionality.
Accessible on the remote lab at 90 minutes per session
As an additional option, students can access a lite web-based version of Factset at home and on their personal computers. This version does not offer Excel API functionality but data can be downloaded in Excel.
To request a Factset Log-in please request one via the Registration Tool.
On Your Phone
Factset has a mobile app for Android, iOS and Blackberry Devices. Apps can be downloaded via Google Play, iTunes, and Blackberry World. You will then log-in via your user-name and password.
Factset is a platform with an easy intuitive interface for research that combines many different sources of analytics and data in order to facilitate monitoring of both public and private companies, global markets and equity and fixed income portfolios.
For more information on the capabilities and offerings please visit the Factset Website
Factset provides many tools for learning and training and they can all be accessed via the "Navigating Your Factset Workstation" page and under the "Learning Tools" and "Print Materials" Tabs.