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Thomson Reuters Eikon and Datastream

Online access
Available in selected locations at each SFU campus. Click here for details. 
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Full description
Eikon and Datastream provide financial & economic data on companies, commodities, countries, markets, and industries, as well as analytic and charting tools.

  1. The password for these databases will be changed often. Ask for the current log-in ID and password at the Loans Desk in the library each time you intend to use this database. Bring your SFU ID card with you.
  2. When you are on the computer with the resource installed, follow the steps in our Eikon + Datastream: Access guide to log in to all the sections.
Alternate names
Group records
Embargo period
Resource type
Content types
Numeric data 
Simultaneous users
1 per computer 
Update frequency
Titles indexed
Print equivalents
Open access
Training videos
  • Registration (free) with an SFU email address is required to view these videos. They are also available within the database.
  • Eikon
  • Datastream
  • The appearance and functionality of Eikon & Datastream may differ between the videos and our local configuration.

Additional help is available within the database. Click on the question mark in the top-right corner of the database or type Training in the main Eikon search box. 
Business Administration, Economics, Finance, Financial Data 
Allows electronic reserves
Ereserves notes
Not applicable. 
Allows coursepacks
Coursepack notes
Not applicable. 
Allows interlibrary loan
Interlibrary loan notes
Not applicable. 
Online terms
Terms of use: Electronic resources are governed by license agreements which restrict access to Authorized Users. It is the responsibility of each user to abide by the license agreements and specific terms and conditions for each product. Systematically downloading, distributing, or retaining substantial portions of information may result in loss of access to these resources for the entire SFU community. Please see SFU General Policy 24 on Fair Use of Information Resources.

Personal Privacy: Some licensed resources allow you to create a personal account for the purposes of creating folders, saving searches, and downloading entire e-books as well as other personalized services. Please be advised that the personal information you disclose to these and other external websites may be stored on servers located outside of Canada. When you use these services, no personal information about you is collected by or for the University. Canadian privacy laws do not apply to personal information you provide directly to these external websites. SFU Library recommends that you review the privacy policies of these and other external websites before using the services.