This new web interface offers many features designed to make accessing CRSP data easier. Some of these features include:
- Various ways of searching the database – Manually entering company codes, uploading codes files or extracting the entire database.
- Company search – A company lookup utility by Company Name, PERMNO, ticker symbol, or other identifier.
- Daily/Monthly tables – Daily or monthly frequency tables that bring together prices, events and stock identification information.
- CRSP index files – A wide range of indexes that can be used as benchmarks of market performance.
- Contextual help for tables and variables providing on-the-fly statistical distributions of variables and a quick glimpse at the raw data.
To access CRSP@CHASS please visit: http://clouddc.chass.utoronto.ca/crsp/