Mergent Archives

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Mergent Archives provides access the digitized archive of Corporate and Municipal Mergent (formerly Moody'sManuals, in PDF format. The Corporate manuals include: 

  • Transportation, 1909 - present
  • Public Utility, 1914 - 2007
  • Bank & Finance, 1920 - present
  • Industrial, 1920 - present
  • OTC Industrial, 1970 - present
  • International, 1981 - present
  • OTC Unlisted, 1986 - present.

The Municipal manuals provide lists of issuers of municipal securities for each U.S. state, Puerto Rico, and Guam, from 1955 forward.

This resource is particularly useful for research on corporate history, financial statements, and business descriptions.


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Dates covered

From 1909 forward. Varies by manual.

Updating frequency



Corporate and financial information from individual companies.

Type of coverage

Full-text reports on companies and industries.

Print counterpart or
related resources

The contents of the database are equivalent to the print Mergent (formerly Moody's) Manual series.

See Mergent Online for downloadable corporate financial data.

Producer/content provider

Mergent, Inc.

Vendor/electronic presentation provider

Mergent, Inc.