Prowess is a database of the financial performance of over 27,000 companies. It includes all companies traded on the National Stock Exchange and the Bombay Stock Exchange, thousands of unlisted public limited companies and hundreds of private limited companies. It also includes a number of important business entities that are not registered companies.
Prowess is an indispensable source to understand the performance of active business enterprises in India.
The Prowess database is built from Annual Reports, quarterly financial statements, Stock Exchange feeds and other reliable sources. There are over 3,500 datafields per company in Prowess.
The database is normalised to enable inter-company and inter-temporal comparisons. This enhances the usefulness of the database in decision making.
Prowess provides time-series data for the past two decades. It covers the entire post-reforms period in India. The database is updated every day with regular intra-day and end-of-day updates.