APA Referencing: Company information

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Basic format to reference company information

The basics of a reference list entry for a company report:

  • Author.
  • Year (in round brackets).
  • Report title (in italics).
  • Website address.
  • The first line of each citation is left adjusted. Every subsequent line is indented 5-7 spaces.

Example:

BHP Billiton. (2011). BHP Billiton Exploration and Development Report for the year ended 30 June 2011. Retrieved from http://www.bhpbilliton.com/home/investors/reports/Pages/default.aspx

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Referencing company information: Examples

Material Type In-Text Example Reference List Example
Company 
Annual Report: Print
(Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation, 2001)

Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation. (2001). Annual report 2001. Tokyo, Japan: Author.

If a report has an identifying number, include it in brackets, as follows:

Productivity Commission. (2002). Review of automotive assistance (Inquiry Report No. 25). Canberra, ACT: Author.

Company 
Annual Report: Online
(BHP Billiton, 2011)

BHP Billiton. (2011). BHP Billiton Exploration and Development Report for the year ended 30 June 2011. Retrieved from http://www.bhpbilliton.com/home/investors/reports/Pages/default.aspx

Financial Data         (Datastream, 2011)

Datastream. (2011). S&PASX200 daily index data 2009-2010. Retrieved from Datastream.