Nyenrode students and staff only

International database containing data on equities, bonds, interest rates, exchange rates, financial company information and macro- economic data.

The sources of the data are the IMF, OECD, national governments, the Deutsche Bundesbank, the stock exchanges, and the company reports.
Examples of macro-economic data are: FDI, economic growth data and statistics of international private income.

Access to Datastream

From October 4th 2021 it is possible to work with Datastream in the library in Breukelen on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 12:00 to 17:00 PM. A reservation can be made via

On several computers in the library building in Breukelen as well as in the Library in Amsterdam Datastream has been installed.

Access to Datastream is also possible from home. A Windows PC is required for access at home. An Information Professional needs to remotely access your PC through the Teams app for the installation.

Due to the high demand for the use of Datastream, a time slot of up to 3 hours can be reserved, in order to accommodate as many students as possible. Datastream is available from Monday until Friday. 

Send an email to to make or cancel a reservation or to ask questions about Datastream.


This link refers to Thomson Reuters’ training videos. The database itself is not accessible online. For a short overview, please visit our Canvas page:

As an alternative to Datastream, please take a look at other databases, such as Orbis or Zephyr. These are also available off-campus for students.