Reference Codes: Key /ky refcode (Default Key)

Reference code data can be used in two ways: to return a list of unknown codes, or to find the meaning of a specific code.

If the list of available reference codes is unknown, it can be retrieved using the asterisk as a wild card key, “*” If the reference code is known but its meaning is unknown, entering the identified reference code will return its information.

To obtain the full list of Officer Titles:

Enter identifier or new option beginning with a slash.
Type ? for help.
/ot
Keep previous data options? (y/n)
n
Date range: 20080315 - 20090315
options have been reset.
 
Enter identifier or new option beginning with a slash.
Type ? for help.
*
 
CODE =
 
Officer Title
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OFCDCD OFCDDESC
AO CHIEF ADMINISTRATIVE OFFI
AS ASSISTANT SECRETARY
AT ASSISTANT TREASURER
CC CO-CHIEF EXECUTIVE
CE CHIEF EXECUTIVE
 
VC VICE CHAIRMAN
VP VICE PRESIDENT
ZZ UNASSIGNED

When an Officer Title code is known, but its meaning is not, enter the code to return its meaning:

Enter identifier or new option beginning with a slash.
Type ? for help.
/ot
Keep previous data options? (y/n)
n
Date range: 20080215 - 20090215
options have been reset.
 
Enter identifier or new option beginning with a slash.
Type ? for help.
ao
 
CODE = AO
 
Officer Title
-------------
OFCDCD OFCDDESC
AO CHIEF ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICER

When returning group data using the printopts, each group contains:

  • ‚ a character code item (*CD) which describes a base item from the CCM data
  • ‚ sometimes secondary keys (cannot be used to filter data)
  • ‚ a text description (*DESC) of the code
Print Option (printopt) Description Base Item Data Items
/ac Accounting Standard ACCTSTD ACCTSTDCD
ACCTSTDDESC
/aq Acquisition Method ACQMETH ACQMETHCD
ACQMETHDESC
/bs Balance Sheet Presentation BSPR BSPRCD
BSPRDESC
/cm Comparability Status COMPST COMPSTCD
COMPSTDESC
/cn Constituent CONTYPE
CONVAL
CONTYPECD
CONVALCD
CONVALDESC
/co Country FIC, LOC, EXCNTRY ISOCNTRYCD
ISOCNTRYCDDESC
/dc Data Code *_DC DATCDCD
DATCDDESC
/df Data Format DATAFMT DATAFMTCD
DATAFMTDESC
/er Exchange Rate Type EXRATTPD EXRATTPDCD
EXRATTPDDESC
/ff Footnote *_FN*
POPSRC
FND_FNCD
FND_POPSRC
FND_FNDESC
/fn Footnote *_FN* FNCD
FNDESC
/ia Internal Control Auditor Opinion AUOPIC AUOPICCD
AUOPICDESC
/in Industry Format INDFMT INDFMTCD
INDFMTDESC
/ip Industry Presentation IPCD IPCDCD
IPCDDESC
/is Issue Status Alert STALT ISALRTCD
ISALRTDESC
/it Issue Type TPCI TPCICD
TPCIDESC
/ix Index INDEXTYPE
INDEXVAL
IDXTYPECD
IDXVALCD
IDXVALDESC
/lc Level of Consolidation CONSOL CONSOLCD
CONSOLDESC
/mh Market Holiday ISOCNTRYCD ISOCD
HCAL_DATADATE
/mi Major Index INDEXID IDXIDCD
IDXCAT
IDXIDDESC
/ns Note Subtype NOTETYPECD
SUBTYPE
SUB_NOTETYPECD
SUBTYPECD
SUBTYPEDESC
/nt Note Type NOTETYPE NOTETYPECD
NOTETYPEDESC
/oc Officer SOX Certification CEOSO, CFOSO OSOCD
OSODESC
/og Oil & Gas Method OGM OGMCD
OGMDESC
/ot Officer Title OFCD OFCDCD
OFCDDESC
/rd Research Company Reason for Deletion DLRSN DLRSNCD
DLRSNDESC
/sa Status Alert STALT STALTCD
STALTDESC
/st State / Province STATE, INCORP STATECD
STATEDESC