Global Financial Data Adds 40 CAPE Ratios to the GFDatabase

Expansion of the GFDatabases

  Global Financial Data has added 20,000 files covering 40 developed and developing OECD countries. Over 2000 macroeconomic files relating to GDP, the balance of payments, and imports and exports have been added, covering sub-sectors of GDP, such as: GDP...
ONE HUNDRED YEARS OF STOCK PRICE DATA

ONE HUNDRED YEARS OF STOCK PRICE DATA

NO EXCHANGE BIAS, NO SURVIVORSHIP BIAS Global Financial Data now offers historical price data on common stocks for all stock exchanges in the United States since 1915. No other company provides such a comprehensive record of US Stocks encompassing regional exchanges...
The End of the Gold Standard

The End of the Gold Standard

It was 100 years ago, in 1914, that the Gold Standard died. When World War I began, most countries went off the Gold Standard and attempts to return to a Gold Standard since have all failed. Some people have called for a return to the Gold Standard as a way of...
The Worst Hyperinflations in History: Hungary

The Worst Hyperinflations in History: Hungary

  If you were to ask most people which country suffered the worst inflation in history, they would answer Germany, since Germany’s hyperinflation after World War I is probably the most famous. By 1923 when Germany finally put an end to its hyperinflation, it took...