About the Division »


The Division of Economic and Risk Analysis (DERA) was created in September 2009 to integrate financial economics and rigorous data analytics into the core mission of the SEC. The Division is involved across the entire range of SEC activities, including policy-making, rule-making, enforcement, and examination.

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Crowdfunding Offerings Data Sets »


NEW! Available for download, Crowdfunding Offerings Data Sets provide the structured data from crowdfunding offering statements, updates, annual reports, and terminations filed with the Commission in the structured eXtensible Markup Language (XML) based fillable portion of Form C.

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Taxonomies »


NEW! Available for download, Draft 2016 Order Handling Data Schema and Report Renderer for Broker-Dealers.

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Latest Academic Publications

  • R. David McLean and Mengxin Zhao, 2018, Cash Savings and Capital Markets, Journal of Empirical Finance, forthcoming.

  • Anzhela Knyazeva, Diana Knyazeva, and Leonard Kostovetsky, 2018, Investor Heterogeneity and Trading, European Financial Management, forthcoming.

  • Daniel Fricke and Austin Gerig, 2017, Too Fast or Too Slow?  Determining the Optimal Speed of Financial Markets, Quantitative Finance, forthcoming.

  • Massimo Guidolin, Alexei G. Orlov, and Manueal Pedio, 2017, How Good Can Heuristic-Based Forecasts Be? A Comparative Performance of Econometric and Heuristic Models for UK and US Asset Returns, Quantitative Finance, forthcoming.

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Contact the Division of Economic and Risk Analysis:

Email: DERA@sec.gov

Phone: 202-551-6600