How to Access SDC Platinum

Securities Data Company (SDC) Platinum™, a historical financial transactions database, provides the most detailed financial transaction information available on new issues, M&A, bonds, syndicated loans, private equity, project finance, poison pills and many more.

Drexel Owned Computers

Installation of SDC Platinum is restricted to LCB faculty and PhDs on LCB owned equipment only.

Installing the SDC Platinum Client

To install the SDC Platinum client your computer must be connected to a Drexel network. If you are off-campus, you must first connect to the Drexel VPN before you continue.

NOTE: The SDC Platinum client is only available under the Microsoft Windows operating system

  1. Open the Windows menu.
  2. Browse to Microsoft Endpoint Manager and launch Software Center.
  3. Select SDC Platinum.
  4. Select Install.

Non-Drexel Personal Computers

Installation of SDC Platinum is restricted to LCB faculty and PhDs on LCB owned equipment only. To access SDC Platinum on a personal computer, use the Horizon Client installed from the LeBow Virtual Lab.