SEC Filings Now Searchable by Executive's Name with New EDGAR Online People Service

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EDGAR Online, a leading provider of SEC filings and data gathering services on the Internet, has announced EDGAR Online People, a new service that will allow users to search the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) filings by an executive's name. EDGAR Online customers can now conduct research on any executive found in the SEC filings.

EDGAR Online People can gather the following details:

Company position: Where the person is a corporate officer

Corporate board memberships: What corporate board the person sits on and his or her compensation for this work

Stock ownership, options, and sales: When and how the person earns and disposes stock

Executive Compensation: What the pay package looks like including cash, bonuses, stock and stock options, rights under termination-including copies of actual employment contracts for key employees

EDGAR Online People generates a list of SEC filings discussing the person in question. The service then brings the user to the exact place or places within the document where the person is discussed. …