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Disclosure Introduces EdgarPlus Database on CD-ROM and LEXIS NEXIS
Disclosure, premier provider of global company information, announced today that it will shortly release "EdgarPlus on CD," a CD-ROM (compact disc) version of its "EdgarPlus" database of Securities and Exchange Commission filings.
Disclosure Executive Vice President William C. O'Conor said that the EdgarPlus database was recently rolled out on the well-known LEXIS/NEXIS online services under an agreement with Mead Data Central reached last spring. "Disclosure is working to make EdgarPlus widely available to an expanding market, by offering it in ways that underscore flexibility and convenience to the user," said O'Conor.
EdgarPlus--the only commercially available information product of its type--is a value-added, full-text database of public company reports filed electronically using EDGAR, the SEC's Electronic Data Gathering, Analysis, and Retrieval system. A steadily increasing percentage of companies now transmit their SEC filings using EDGAR rather than paper. SEC filings provide a wealth of vital information about the performance and operations of public companies to investors and investment banks, financial analysts, attorneys, business students, accountants, and other company researchers.
Disclosure's new "EdgarPlus on CD" product will operate under the same "Easy Menu Search" platform shared by a number of its widely used CD-ROM corporate databases. …