SNL Database

The subscription to SNL includes data on news, company profiles, events calendar, industry and market, M&A, credit ratings, analyst estimates and more. SNL also allows you to download data from the SNL database into a Microsoft Excel® spreadsheet through the SNLxl tool. The data covers

  • Financial Institutions (U.S./Canada)
  • Banking and Insurance (Europe)
  • Banking (Asia-Pacific)
  • Banking (Latin America)
  • Banking (Middle East and Africa)

Access to the SNL database is available for professors, staff and students of the University of Zurich through the university email credentials. The access, however, is restricted to use on the university campus. To sign up as a user of the platform, go to and click "New User Sign Up". There you register with your university email address and subsequently complete a short form verifying your contact details.