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By Victoria Alford

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The S&P Capital IQ platform has been freshly reviewed by Jinfo for 2017. Read about the enhancements that have been made to the sophisticated web-based platform and how the product continues to provide deep financial data and information on millions of companies, as well as data on markets, industries and people.


When choosing a premium platform for the global analysis of corporate, people and market data, idea generation, and workflow management, S&P Capital IQ is likely to be on your shortlist.

Excellent tools and workflow

S&P Capital IQ is a product of New York-based S&P Global, who specialise in financial information and analytics.

Described as a "single source for a powerful array of financial data, analytics and research", the product dives even deeper; covering information on private and public company executives, board members and investment professionals. 

Since Jinfo last reviewed S&P Capital IQ in 2015, regular product updates and enhancements to the user experience have been made, warranting further investigations.

Andrew Lucas, author of the 2017 report, explains:

"In Jinfo's view, the S&P Capital IQ platform provides an excellent set of tools and workflow capabilities for the analysis of corporate, people and market data." 

iPad app and Chinese content

When Jinfo first reviewed the product in May 2015, we were impressed by its highly structured company financial data, along with industry and other related data.

Since then, developments include:

  • Enhanced user dashboard 
  • A new iPad app
  • Addition of new content 
  • Expanded company financial data 
  • Debt data for thousands of Chinese companies is now available
  • New "keyword" functionality now included.

To find out more, read the full product review of S&P Capital IQ. The report covers:

  • Changes to the product
  • What other data is available
  • New features
  • Value
  • Help and training available
  • Competitor landscape
  • Product maturity and development plans
  • The pricing model.

Jinfo Subscribers can log in now to read our "Product review of S&P Capital IQ".

If you do not have a Jinfo Subscription, you can purchase this report with a credit card.

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