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Research Data Center of the Leibniz Institute for Financial Research SAFE


The SAFE Research Data Center collects new European data sets, merges existing ones, and processes them. In addition to continuously updated data, historical economic data are also collected.

  • Thematic Focus: Economy & Finances
  • Data type focus: Quantitative
  • Status: Accredited
  • External Data Ingest: Yes
  • RDM Consultation: No

Data Offer

  • ECB Securites Lending (CSPP, PSPP) (ongoing)
  • GC Pooling (ongoing)
  • Individual trading records from retail brokerage
  • Transaction-based data from retail bank combined with panel survey
  • European historical data
    • German historical financial data 1871 – 1914
    • Historical Time Series


The SAFE FDZ regularly offers introductions to data use and provides detailed data descriptions.

Data Access Mode

The Scientific Use Files, provided free of charge, are accessible via download.


Leibniz-Institut für Finanzmarktforschung SAFE
Research Data Center
Theodor-W.-Adorno-Platz 3
60323 Frankfurt am Main

Phone: + 49 69 798 30080
Fax: +49 69 798 30077
E-Mail: datacenter@safe-frankfurt.de