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S&P Capital IQ: Register

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The steps below will walk you through the registration process. Before proceeding further remember to always connect to any Capital IQ web site from a page on a library web site. We use custom links to ensure access by Duke users. Don't browse directly to a Capital IQ web site unless instructed to do so.

Part 1

  1. Terms of Use: Read and review the S&P Capital IQ Terms of Use. Your completion of these registration steps and your login to the Capital IQ site signifies your acceptance of the Terms of Use.
  2. Click "Start Registration" below: if prompted by the Duke web site, enter your Duke Net ID and password after clicking the button below. Do not enter your Duke Net ID and password at the Capital IQ web site.
  3. Click the blue “New User” link at the top right of the Capital IQ login page.
  4. Enter your Duke email address. Your address must end in in order to register successfully.

Start Registration

Part 2

  1. An email with “Subject: New User Sign Up” containing a registration link will be sent to the Duke email address you entered above. If you do not see this email within 5 minutes, check your Spam and/or Junk Mail folder and add to your Safe Senders list.
  2. In the body of the “Subject: New User Sign Up” email, click the link ”Register to Access S&P Capital IQ”.
  3. On the “Register: S&P Capital IQ Platform” page, use the “Choose your department” dropdown to select your Duke or Fuqua affiliation. Complete the remaining fields in the registration form.

Still not getting the email from S&P? Visit our Troubleshooting page.

Part 3

  1. A second email with “Subject: S&P Capital IQ Access Information” containing password set up instructions will be sent to your Duke email address.
  2. Follow the "Reset your password" link in this email to create your password.
  3. On the “Forgot Your Password” page, create a password for your Capital IQ account.
  4. Once your password has been created, you can login to Capital IQ using the Duke email address you used to register, and the password you just created!

Still not getting the email from S&P? Visit our Troubleshooting page.

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