What do we do?


No other database can provide the depth of data that Global Financial Data offers.


The GFDFinaeon Platform add new ways to search for, group and analyze data.


Applications, Business and Academic data access scenarios, along with Consultation, Data Licensing and Redistribution, and all new Graphing / Charting.


GFD has produced several White papers, and has produced a comprehensive Global History of Currencies.

Who Uses GFD Data

Over the years thousands of analysts, researchers, and scholars from all types of businesses and universities have used GFD to analyze the markets and to complete their research. View a partial list Here.

GFD Publications

Read Global History of Currencies or view the GFD Blog Here.

Get to know GFDFinaeon, our new analytics platform

A completely modernized interface to GFD data.

  • Search individual or lists of symbols

    Use the GFDUniverse search tool to search by individual symbol, type a list with commas separation, or upload a .csv file.

  • New "Recent Results" list.

    Gather muliple search results into a "recent Results" list, that you can run charts on, download or save to portfolios (coming soon).

  • Finaeon Tree

    Easily search Main Indicators like fixed income rates, government debt, etc as well as tools for Yield Curves, CAPE Ratios and MORE!

  • Completely NEW Charting Engine!

    All-New charts are interactive, with pan and zoom (drill down) controls and a big increase in rendering speed.

  • Charting Options

    Comparison Charts, Technical Indicators, Financial Ratios, Historical and Leadership Chronicological overlays are among many new improvements.

  • Analysis

    Financial charting capabilities including Candlestick, Mountain, Open High Low Close (OHLC) and trend analysis.

  • On-Demand Downloading

    No more queuing. Downloads are perfomed on demand with real-time status displayed.

  • Download Options

    Choose stacked or pivoted data, include fundamental data, and many more options in just a few clicks.

  • API

    Use GFD's Application Programnming Interface - API - to automate and download large datasets.

Recent GFD Blog Posts


French Investors and the Revolution of 1848

# 210, posted 4/18/2019.

Two Centuries of American Leadership

# 130, posted 3/27/2018.

Investors and the French Revolution

# 209, posted 4/17/2019.