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Finding company reports
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Finding Company Reports
Use these slides to learn how to:
Identify a company report
Use IBISWorld Database
Use Passport Database
Use Marketline Database
Find more information
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What are company reports?
Different types of company information
Mergers and Acquisitions
Company reports typically include:
Directors and key personnel
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Search using the IBISWorld Database
IBISWorld is recommended when searching for reports on all 500 Australian industries
as categorised by ANZSIC.
1. Type in the name of the
2. Click the search button
3. Select the right company
4. If the company is not
listed, click on More
5. Click on the tabs to see
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Search using the Passport Database
1. Type the company name into the search box in the top right
corner. Use the suggested name if one pops up. Click search.
2. From the Filter Results on the left of screen, select Company
3. Click on the title to go into the record and see available reports.
Passport is recommended when searching for international
business information on countries, markets and companies.
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Search using the Marketline Advantage Database
1. Type the company name into the search box, and
change the drop down box from All Research to
Companies. Click search.
2. Click on the title to view or download the report.
3. If you need to refine your search,
you can do so from the menu on
the right hand side.
Tip: first refine by Geography.
Marketline is recommended when searching for international business information on
industries and companies.
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Need more information?
Online videos for this slide (linking to YouTube):
• Finding Company Reports – Using the IBISWorld Database
Companies – see the online Library Guide on Company Information
Introduction to using databases – see the online Library Skills module
Improving your search results – see the Business and Management Library Skills Module
Referencing – see the Academic Referencing Tool for examples of how to reference your sources
using the Harvard Referencing Style http://www.lib.latrobe.edu.au/help/style-guides.php