Quandl Phase 2: The Democratization of Commercial Data

Posted by on 2014/08/20
Today, 18 months or so since we launched, Quandl offers the world unlimited and unrestricted access to over 10 million time-series datasets. That number grows every day thanks to our small team here in Toronto and thanks to the many users around the world who contribute data to the site every day. While this is a great beginning and we…continue reading →

40,000 NASDAQ OMX Global Indexes now available on Quandl

Posted by on 2014/07/31
This week NASDAQ OMX became the first major index provider to distribute index data via Quandl. Quandl is now one of NASDAQ OMX’s Elite Index Data Partners, which is fantastic for Quandl users as it gives them complete and unlimited access to NASDAQ OMX’s suite of over 40,000 indexes. The partnership is the product of shared values: NASDAQ OMX is,…continue reading →

Where Can I Find Good Historical Currency Data?

Posted by on 2014/06/20
There are a number of good sources for high quality historical foreign exchange and currency data on Quandl. A few central banks publish reference exchange rates across markets. The best of these is probably the Bank of England. BOE publishes rates to convert over 40 global currencies to the US Dollar, Pound Sterling, and the Euro. The BOE also publishes…continue reading →

Quandl Open Data

Posted by on 2014/03/04
Synopsis: This is, we think, the best source of historical stock price data on the internet because it is accurate, complete and 100% open. We added a new source to the site today called Quandl Open Data. We launched it with historical daily stock price data for 500 of the largest US stocks, but we hope to get that number…continue reading →

Quandl News, November 2013

Posted by on 2013/12/06
Data Coverage Quandl's data coverage reached over 8 million datasets at the end of November. Latest data sources PsychSignal: Bullish/bearish sentiment index and sentiment volume ratios for 6000+ stocks. Penn World Table 8.0: 5000 datasets from the latest Penn World Table (version 8.0). US Treasury: Marketable debt statistics, including average maturity of issuance. FDIC: Banking statistics including assets, liabilities, failures…continue reading →