Current Release Notes Most Viewed Guides CRSP in Action

Includes data definitions, calculations, methodologies, and more.

Includes data definitions, link information, access functions, and cross reference information.

Note: We are in the process of updating the online versions of our product guides. For the most current information, please download the PDF via the link below:

CRSP/Compustat Merged Database Guide

CRSP/Compustat Merged Database for SAS, ASCII & R 

Includes installation, data access, and tool usage

Includes file formats, data definitions and calculations. 

CRSP Indexes US Market Update - December 2021

CRSP continues with its new monthly series for December 2021. To view the full report, click here.

The Mutual Fund That Ate Wall Street—Based on an Index Few People Know About

Vanguard’s Total Stock Market Fund, at $1.3 trillion in assets, is a market unto itself—powered by an unassuming index called CRSP.

Announcements

CRSP Index Methodology Changes Notice - January 2022

An updated CRSP U.S. Equity Indexes Methodology Guide has been posted. Methodology changes were effective on January 19, 2022. A summary of the changes is available in Appendix J of the Methodology Guide.