Data journalism

Meet the funders: A promising first quarter for 2018
Caitlin Ginley Sigal · April 9, 2018

ICIJ got off to a strong start in 2018 with several new grants supporting our journalism, our development of tools to better analyze data and our financial sustainability.

Go global. Pitch your investigation to ICIJ
Ben Hallman · March 22, 2018

We’re looking for journalists who are willing to take a leap of faith, and join us in our mission to tell the most important stories in the world.

Poetic irony: How I went from working in finance to investigating it
Manuel Villa · February 28, 2018

ICIJ’s first Neo4j Connected Data Fellow left the finance industry to become a journalist, and found himself working with one of the largest data leaks ever.

Roll Up, Roll Up: Asiaciti’s U.S. Marketing Tour
Will Fitzgibbon · February 14, 2018

A city-by-city travelogue shows the offshore specialist marketing trusts to American clients anticipating or in trouble with the law.

How to work on a high-tech global project with limited internet, phone connection
Will Fitzgibbon · February 13, 2018

For Burkina Faso reporter Yacouba Ladji Bama working on a collaborative, global project has some unique challenges with internet and phone reception less than perfect.

More data than ever before added to the Offshore Leaks Database
Cecile S. Gallego · February 12, 2018

New data from the Paradise Papers will allow you to explore more information on companies registered in the Cook Islands, Samoa and Malta.

The U.S. list of wealthy Russians and our offshore investigations
Spencer Woodman · February 5, 2018

The U.S. released its controversial (and unoriginal) public list of Russian oligarchs. We’ve seen many of them before – offshore.

US, Switzerland singled out by new financial secrecy index
Cecile S. Gallego · January 30, 2018

Switzerland has delayed and the U.S. has refused to take part in reforms aimed at curbing financial secrecy, according to the Tax Justice Network’s new Financial Secrecy Index.

Five digital security tools to protect your work and sources
Spencer Woodman · January 29, 2018

Here are five of the most commonly, easy-to-use, recommended security tools to keep your work, and your sources, safe.

How to investigate companies found in the Offshore Leaks Database
Cecile S. Gallego · January 23, 2018

The final in our three-part series: Now you can explore our database, it’s time to look at other publicly available data.