SEC Awards 3 QRADS Contracts to DAS-Summit Team

September 2018 (Washington, D.C.) – Summit Consulting (Summit) is proud to announce their selection into three different contract channels at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Quantitative Research Analytical Data Support (QRADS) initiatives. With our partner DAS, Summit will support SEC in conducting external research, developing analytical tools, and designing reports and analytics.

These SEC awards build on Summit’s existing U.S. Treasury, Social Security, and HUD contracts. They further highlight the importance of quantitative and evidence-based research to provide data-driven findings and inform policy makers.

“We are delighted that SEC has chosen us as a trusted and reliable partner,” said Dr. Mark Hutson, Manager. “We are proud of Summit’s research expertise, and we are eager to put our team’s skills and experience to work to support SEC’s mission. We share SEC’s commitment to protecting America’s capital markets with research empowered by data analytics.”

About Summit

Summit is a specialized analytics advisory firm that guides federal agencies, financial institutions, and litigators as they strive to understand their most complex analytical challenges. Summit’s staff of economists, econometricians, and research scientists use quantitative techniques to assist our clients as they model risk, evaluate program performance, and predict future performance.
At Summit, we solve complex analytical challenges with unparalleled customer service and extensive client collaboration. Our capabilities include program evaluation, applied statistics and economics, mortgage finance, health claims data analytics and training, federal credit modeling and forecasting, and litigation analytics.

Summit’s solutions-focused academic environment is dedicated to staying at—and pushing—the forefront of analytics best practices. To that end, our staff members present research at conferences and partake in intensive in-house technical trainings. Our partners, academics, and research scientists are recognized experts in their respective fields and lead large and small solutions teams. Find out more about Summit by visiting the company’s website: