Full Text Searching Added to EDGAR

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Bill Sjostrom, Full Text Searching Added to EDGAR, Truth on the Market (June 07, 2006), https://truthonthemarket.com/2006/06/07/full-text-searching-added-to-edgar/

I just noticed that the SEC’s EDGAR data base now has a beta version full text search feature (see here). I’m not sure how well it works (the search of my name came up empty, but I know I’m on the cover pages of some S-1s and S-4s from my practice days), but it’s a welcomed development. The FAQ includes the following:

We are still developing EDGAR Full Text Search. We plan to enhance this service on the basis of user feedback. Please email your comments and suggestions for improvement to textsearch@sec.gov.