Edgar Adds Summaries for Buy Side

Version 2.1 of I-Metrix, which was released last month, now provides new summary dataset views—condensed versions of the standardized datasets available in previous versions of the product. This is a useful way for end-users to access high-level items such as aggregate revenue, enabling them to obtain a quick synopsis of a company's financial situation, says Jennifer Wu Fiset, vice president of business development at Edgar Online in New York.

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