Stern Center for Research Computing

New York University • Leonard Stern School of Business

SDC Platinum

SDC is a collection of financial transaction databases from Thomson Reuters which includes Mergers & Acquisitions, Global New Issues, Corporate Restructurings, Venture Capital, and Global Project Finance. For greater detail, see below.

Availability

The SDC Platinum interface for Windows is available to Stern faculty and PhD students for installation at Stern only. For assistance, send email to research@stern.nyu.edu or call 212-998-0163.

SDC Platinum Overview (commercial web page)
Handout for Stern SDC Platinum 4.0.3.2 (for users with SDC Platinum 4.0.3.2 installed)
SDC Platinum 4.0 Release Notes

The Stern Subscription to SDC Platinum Databases in Detail:

• Mergers & Acquisitions
    - US Targets
    - Non-US Targets
    - Joint Ventures / Alliances
    - Repurchases
• Global New Issues
    - Select New Issues Marketplace(s)
        · United States
        · International
        · Asian Pacific Domestic
        · Australian / New Zealand Domestic
        · Continental Europe Domestic
        · Indian Domestic
        · Japanese Domestic
        · Latin American Domestic
        · United Kingdom Domestic
        · Rest of the World
    - Select Other Product(s)
        · Medium-Term Note Programs
        · Syndicated Loans
• Corporate Restructurings
    - Full Detail Bankruptcies (1988-present)
    - Limited Detail Bankruptcies (1980-1990)
    - Exchange Offers
• VentureXpert
    - Industry Resources
        · Funds
        · Firms
        · Portfolio Companies
        · Limited Partners
        · Executives
    - Industry Statistics (Fund)
        · Commitments
        · Performance
        · Statistics
    - Industrial Statistics (Company)
        · Investments (Disbursements)
        · Initial Public Offerings
        · Mergers & Acquisitions
• Global Public Finance
    - Project Finance