Bureau van Dijk Databases Agreement 2019-2022

  • Start: 1 Dec 2019
    Expiry: 30 Nov 2022
  • Description:

    Bureau van Dijk's (BvD) databases include global company information and business intelligence for individual countries and regions. BvD also offers extensive mergers and acquisitions data and economic information.

Product overview

This Bureau van Dijk agreement covers the following three year period: 1 December 2019 to 30 November 2022.

Which tools are available?

The range of business databases published by Bureau van Dijk Electronic Publishing:

  • FAME
  • Orbis
  • Orbis Historic
  • Orbis Europe
  • Amadeus
  • Oriana
  • BankFocus
  • InsuranceFocus
  • Zephyr
  • Orbis Crossborder Investment
  • EIU platforms
  • Domestic platforms

Package Deal/Discount (additional discounts offered)

Institutions that subscribe to Full FAME with further products will qualify for a 10% discount off the total price, excluding VAT.*

Institutions that subscribe to Full Orbis with further products will qualify for a 20% discount off the total price, excluding VAT.**

* Should institutions have access to both Full FAME and full Orbis they would receive a 20% discount across all their subscriptions

** Orbis refers to only the full global product and not its subsets (e.g. Orbis Crossborder Investment/Orbis BankFocus)

Products and Pricing

For full details of the agreement, including products and pricing, please review the offer document.

A note of the Model Licence used for this agreement

  1. The licence contains elements that are different from those that usually feature in Jisc Collections agreements. They include some sections that have been adapted from the supplier's own licence (in particular sections 9 and 11). The licence been approved by Jisc Collections as being no more restrictive than our model licence or compromising effective use of the licensed content, and by our legal counsel as presenting a low risk to subscribing institutions. If in doubt, please seek independent legal advice.
  2. BvD resources can be used for educational purposes only, and cannot be used for institutional business purposes (for instance, by staff in Business Development, Marketing or Alumni departments)

Please contact us for more information on licensing.


Please ensure all orders are made via the Jisc Collections website. Jisc Collections invoices for this agreement.

Publisher selection policy

For a full list of all the information providers, please visit http://bvdinfo.com/About-BvD/Partnership. BvD also add proprietary information on Mergers and Aquistitions deals, ownership information, company overviews, director and contact information.

Update Type

Information not available.

Update Notes

Updating ranges from hourly to monthly, depending on the product/datapoint.