Finding data by looking up releases

 

Context

  • You want to check how recent the data is, or the next update, before you start working with it
  • You’re interested in a particular release from a source, but you don’t know enough to locate the series in the tree
  • You want a quick way to find and access data from releases that you use regularly

What kind of information can you view?

  • Search for past and forthcoming releases of economic and company fundamentals data
  • Use the actions tab to view all the series associated with a release
  • Easily identify the headline series of a release
  • Filter across regions and time ranges, and favorite those you want to keep track of

How to find what you’re looking for?

  1. At the top left of the releases pane, select one of the available tabs:
    Filter tab

    • The Regions, Sources or Releases you are interested in
    • Alternatively, you can load one of the filters saved in one of your accounts
    • The date range during which releases were made
    • The category of data you’re looking for; economic or company data


Regions tab

  • The Regions or Countries you are interested in
  • The date range during which releases were made
  • The category of data you’re looking for; economic or company data

Both Filter and Regions tabs require Macrobond 1.19 or later to be installed.

  1. Scroll down the list to view the results. The list is presented chronologically.
  2. To view the headline series: Click on a release to view the headline series in the pane to the right
  3. To view all the series included in a release, navigate to the command bar, and click on By release in the search group, displayed under the actions tab. This action will open the search tab to display a list of all the series included in the selected release.

Using the series you’ve found.

  • Select the relevant series, either from the list of headline series in Releases or from the complete list in Search. Navigate to the command bar and select from the available actions in the actions tab.