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Unfortunately with the S&P ratings it is unclear when the latest changes were made: http://www.standardandpoors.com/ratings/sovereigns/ratings-list/en/us/?subSectorCode=39§orId=1221186707758&subSectorId=1221187348494 If anyone is able to find any historic S&P country credit ratings please post them
Quandl is a free one, with good economic and market data and an API http://www.quandl.com/
try also Datastream. but at the end it really depends on the type of financial data that you need.
Here is what you can definitely use: Thomson Reuters Eikon
Why don't you try http://www.bankofengland.co.uk/markets/Pages/forex/fxjsc/default.aspx http://www.ny.frb.org/markets/foreignex.html http://www.aciforex.org/ but the thing about FX order flow is there are so many order types: prices/quotes, natural flow, hedging, to mention just a few.
YCharts provides historical data and charts for the number of shares outstanding. Here is Yahoo's chart as an example.
Morningstar is the best one I've found so far. It has all the data required and, as I've recently found, can export it quite easily to CSV. The key is to send the right parameters to /ajax/ReportProcess4CSV.html. In what scenarios scraping this is allowed, I do not know. I will endeavor to find out once I start building this application. For anyone looking ...
Marketwatch has financials for a lot of companies, including H&M: Annual Financials for H&M Hennes & Mauritz AB Series B
If you need data for the EU, you can look here - http://www.eba.europa.eu/
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