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Finding company profiles



Company profiles will generally include a company overview and key facts, information on structure and strategy, details of top competitors, major products and services, prospects etc.  Various resources contain company profiles including:

MarketLine Advantage

Contains over 100,000 documents on companies worldwide.  Search by company name or browse by various criteria.  Profiles include key facts and an overview, details of major products and services, revenue analysis, SWOT analysis, listings of top competitors by area of business etc.

Type a company name into the search box and select ‘Company profiles’ from the dropdown menu on the right. Click on any report title to open and browse the analysis.

To download, use the ‘Export’ option at the top right.


Factiva’s Company Snapshots provide a general company overview.  You also have access to company performance and segment information including financial results, a peer-group analysis which ranks competitors and links to latest news items. Standard reports can be downloaded to pdf or you can create a report customised to your requirements. To access these, select ‘Companies / Markets’ > ‘Company’ from the tabs at the top left of the Factiva homepage.

Company Snapshot from Factiva

If you have any questions about finding company information in Library resources, please contact MIRC.

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Karen Stokes

Written By: Cranfield University

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