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Les Membres des Professions Libérales publish data on the Professions, Trades and the Service Businesses of Europe in co-operation with the various European Associations of Members of the Liberal Professions.

Over the years the coverage of these publications have extended beyond the traditional liberal professions and now cover all the service industries of Europe.

The handbooks are designed to provide information on the performance of individual firms and companies.

This data is most useful to the firms and businesses themselves, so that they may review, compare and evaluate their own performance in the market place. The data is also useful to competitors, potential purchasers of that business, and that firm's clients.

Information is available on 160 service industries in 18 European countries. Some databases have been extended to cover 30 European countries.

The data is on each firm is produced as a series of 5 handbooks and these are provided as a single package. This information consists of a DVD together with printed handbooks.

European Professions, Trades & Business Handbooks




There are five topics available and each of these cover individual firms:

● Business Performance & Customer Opinion Handbooks

● Financial Performance Handbooks

● Customer Control Handbooks

● Management & Personnel Handbooks

● Negative Factors Handbooks

The above series are sold as a combination (i.e. all five batched together) and thus there is only one publication for each of the firms.


The following Professions and Trades are covered by these handbooks. The handbooks cover INDIVIDUAL firms and the individual offices of firms, this means that there is a report for each of the firms (and offices) within each of the professions and trades mentioned below. The figures include firms, branches and offices.

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Credit intermediation & related activities
Commercial banking
Savings institutions
Credit unions
Depository credit intermediation
Credit card issuing
Sales financing
Nondepository credit intermediation Miscellaneous
Mortgage & nonmortgage loan brokers
Activities related to credit intermediation Miscellaneous
Securities, commodities, investments & related activities
Investment banking & securities dealing
Securities brokerage
Miscellaneous intermediation
Investment advice
Miscellaneous other financial investment activities
Insurance & related activities
Direct life, health & medical insurance carriers
Direct insurance carriers Miscellaneous
Reinsurance carriers
Insurance agencies & brokerages
Insurance related activities Miscellaneous
Real estate
Lessors of residential buildings & dwellings
Lessors of nonresidential buildings
Lessors of miniwarehouses & self-storage units
Lessors of other real estate property
Offices of real estate agents & brokers
Real estate property managers
Offices of real estate appraisers
Activities related to real estate Miscellaneous
Rental & leasing services
Passenger car rental & leasing
Truck, utility trailer & RV rental & leasing
Consumer electronics & appliances rental
Video tape & disc rental
Consumer goods rental Miscellaneous
General rental centers
Construction, transportation, mining & forestry machinery rental
Office machinery & equipment rental & leasing
Commercial / industrial machinery & equipment rental Miscellaneous
Professional, scientific & technical services
Offices of lawyers
Legal services Miscellaneous
Accounting, tax preparation, bookkeeping & payroll services
Architectural services
Landscape architectural services
Engineering services
Drafting services
Building inspection services
Geophysical surveying & mapping services
Surveying & mapping services
Testing laboratories
Interior design services
Industrial design services
Graphic design services
Specialized design services Miscellaneous
Computer systems design & related services
Management consulting services
Environmental consulting services
Scientific & technical consulting services Miscellaneous
Research & development physical, engineering & life sciences
Research & development in social sciences & humanities
Advertising agencies
Public relations agencies
Media buying services
Media representatives
Display advertising
Direct mail advertising
Advertising material distribution services
Services related to advertising Miscellaneous
Marketing research & public opinion polling
Photographic services
Translation & interpretation services
Veterinary services
All other professional, scientific & technical services
Administrative & support services
Office administrative services
Facilities support services
Employment placement agencies
Temporary help services
Professional employer organizations
Document preparation services
Telephone call centers
Business service centers
Collection agencies
Credit bureaus
Business support services Miscellaneous
Travel agencies
Tour operators
Travel arrangement & reservation services Miscellaneous
Investigation, guard & armored car services
Security systems services
Exterminating & pest control services
Janitorial services
Landscaping services
Carpet & upholstery cleaning services
Services to buildings & dwellings Miscellaneous
Packaging & labeling services
Convention & trade show organizers
All other support services
Educational services
Business & secretarial schools
Computer training
Professional & management development training
Technical & trade schools
Language schools
All other schools & instruction
Educational support services
Health care services
Offices of physicians
Offices of dentists
Offices of chiropractors
Offices of optometrists
Offices of mental health practitioners
Offices of physical, occupational & speech therapists
Offices of all other health practitioners
Outpatient mental health & substance abuse centers
Outpatient care centers Miscellaneous
Medical & diagnostic laboratories
Home health care services
Ambulance services
All other ambulatory health care services
General medical & surgical hospitals
Psychiatric & substance abuse hospitals
Specialty hospitals
Nursing & residential care facilities
Nursing care facilities
Residential mental retardation facilities
Residential mental health & substance abuse facilities
Community care facilities for the elderly
Residential care facilities Miscellaneous
Social assistance
Services for the elderly & persons with disabilities
Child day care services
Hotels & motels
Traveler accommodation Miscellaneous
Rooming & boarding houses
Food services & drinking places
Full-service restaurants
Limited-service eating places
Food service contractors
Mobile food services
Drinking places
Repair & maintenance
Automotive mechanical & electrical repair & maintenance
Automotive body, paint, interior & glass repair
Automotive repair & maintenance Miscellaneous
Electronic & precision equipment repair & maintenance
Commercial & industrial machinery & equipment repair & maintenance
Home & garden equipment & appliance repair & maintenance
Footwear & leather goods repair
Personal & household goods maintenance Miscellaneous
Personal & laundry services
Hair, nail & skin care services
Personal care services Miscellaneous
Funeral homes & funeral services
Coin-operated laundries & drycleaners
Drycleaning & laundry services
Linen & uniform supply
Pet care services
All other personal services