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ALTERNATIVE DATA FOR ALPHA

Big data and NLP technologies to collect, structure, and reveal events from news articles, press releases, and financial social media and share it with our clients via dashboards or API

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ALTERNATIVE DATA FOR ALPHA

Big data and NLP technologies to collect, structure, and reveal events from news articles, press releases, and financial social media and share it with our clients via dashboards or API

Blog and case-studies

Blog and case-studies

June 2020

Are we in the second wave?

Are we in the second wave? Alternative data could help us predict when the second wave of COVID-19 will impact the global economy again. Recent facts from WHO show an increasing cases trend in numerous countries globally, this trend reminds us of the first wave which started in [...]

May 2020

Alternative data in the new decade

Alternative Data in The New Decade Alternative data is a secret weapon financial firms wish to keep on the down-low. After all, Wall Street is designed to reward those who find better ways of assessing risk and punish those who don’t. The recent health pandemic puts alternative data [...]

April 2020

The Impact of Coronavirus on South Korea consumer discretionary sector

The Impact of Coronavirus on South Korea Consumer Discretionary Sector Coronavirus impacts South Korea's consumer discretionary companies strongly as it's force shutting down, suspend manufacture, closing stores, supply-chain disruption etc...As the Consumer Discretionary mainly relies on physical presence, the impact of COVID-19 made shocks to this sector in [...]

March 2020

The Impact of Coronavirus on S&P 500 Companies Outlook

The Impact of Coronavirus on S&P 500 Companies Outlook The spread of the coronavirus has reached a pandemic, spanning 112 countries and regions, the stock markets have officially plunged into correction territory—at the fastest rate ever recorded, suffering its worst losses since the 2008 financial crisis this week [...]

February 2020

Coronavirus and companies reaction on its implication

Coronavirus and companies' reaction on its implication The World Health Organization official said other governments need to prepare for“domestic outbreak control” if the disease spreads in their countries. The spread has spooked global markets and threatened prospects for economic growth. an updated number as for Feb 09 reach [...]

January 2020

Industry overview using alternative data: Oil & Gas Integrated

Industry overview using alternative data: Oil & Gas Integrated An integrated oil and gas company is a business entity that engages in the exploration, production, refinement, and distribution of oil and gas. Given the high entry costs relating to many oil and gas industry operations, many of the world's [...]

Alternative data for Quantamental

Alternative Data for Quantamental Quantamental investing is a term that is now being used to describe a combination of these methods on different data sets to improve on the accuracy of predicting outcomes – such as stock prices or a company (or country)’s financial performance. In the most [...]

Alternative data for private equity funds

Alternative data for private equity funds In today’s fast-paced M&A environment, deal making is increasingly a challenging task. Competition is only increasing as private equity (PE) firms, strategies, and other investors aggressively vie for the most attractive targets. The biggest PE managers are investing in alternative data to [...]

December 2019

Alternative data corporate event 2019 statistics

Alternative data corporate event 2019 statistics The stock markets will finish 2019 with double-digit gains for the 8th time out of the last 11 years. During 2019, our system capture 38K events (68% bullish events vs. 32% bearish once). Here is 2019 statistics: We are excited to see [...]

Alternative data: ESG Case Study

Alternative data: ESG Case Study Environmental, social and corporate governance (ESG) refers to the three central factors in measuring the sustainability and ethical impact of an investment in a company or business. These criteria help to better determine the future financial performance of companies (Wikipedia). ESG is growing [...]

November 2019

Alternative data: Brexit vote prediction using NLP

Alternative data: Brexit vote prediction using NLP The United Kingdom’s divorce with the European Union, better known as Brexit, has become a drawn-out, contentious affair without an obvious resolution. Former British Prime Minister Theresa May’s government and her counterparts in the European Union negotiated a withdrawal agreement last [...]

Alternative data: Uber not a surprise

Alternative data: Uber not a surprise... Uber Technologies Inc (UBER) on Monday posted a wider third-quarter loss as costs at the ride-hailing company soared, sending shares down 6.7% in after-hours trading. Based on Uber's 3Q event analysis we can see that Uber's event-driven score is in a downtrend [...]

October 2019

Alternative data: benefits and challenges

Alternative data: benefits and challenges What benefits can the use of alternative data bring to financial institutions? Quarterly earnings reports and industry whitepapers are often slow and infrequent and as these traditional sources of information are readily available, they tend to offer limited actionable intelligence or insight. No [...]

Alternative data: Netflix outperform in Q3 2019

Alternative data: Netflix outperform in Q3 2019 We saw the shift in Netflix $NFLX from the past quarter using key events that took place during 3Q. The streaming-video pioneer beat subscription estimates thanks to growth in countries like Brazil and India. The third season of Stranger Things helped drive [...]

Alternative data: clean dataset and why it’s impotent

Alternative data: clean dataset and why it's impotent Today, more than 80% of the data is unstructured. Data is being produced as we speak – from every conversation we make in social media to every content generated from news sources. In order to produce any meaningful actionable insight [...]

READY TO EXPLORE OUR DATA?

As alternative data goes mainstream, but the deal cycle takes between 6-12 months, it is critical to understand the key challenges in implementing an alternative data program in order to know how to streamline the process.

If you are a data buyer or user, we’ll appreciate your answer below. It will help us, the data vendors, to understand better and streamline the process.

[yop_poll id="1"]

June 2020

Are we in the second wave?

Are we in the second wave? Alternative data could help us predict when the second wave of COVID-19 will impact the global economy again. Recent facts from WHO show an increasing cases trend in numerous countries globally, this trend reminds us of the first wave which started in [...]

May 2020

Alternative data in the new decade

Alternative Data in The New Decade Alternative data is a secret weapon financial firms wish to keep on the down-low. After all, Wall Street is designed to reward those who find better ways of assessing risk and punish those who don’t. The recent health pandemic puts alternative data [...]

April 2020

The Impact of Coronavirus on South Korea consumer discretionary sector

The Impact of Coronavirus on South Korea Consumer Discretionary Sector Coronavirus impacts South Korea's consumer discretionary companies strongly as it's force shutting down, suspend manufacture, closing stores, supply-chain disruption etc...As the Consumer Discretionary mainly relies on physical presence, the impact of COVID-19 made shocks to this sector in [...]

March 2020

The Impact of Coronavirus on S&P 500 Companies Outlook

The Impact of Coronavirus on S&P 500 Companies Outlook The spread of the coronavirus has reached a pandemic, spanning 112 countries and regions, the stock markets have officially plunged into correction territory—at the fastest rate ever recorded, suffering its worst losses since the 2008 financial crisis this week [...]

February 2020

Coronavirus and companies reaction on its implication

Coronavirus and companies' reaction on its implication The World Health Organization official said other governments need to prepare for“domestic outbreak control” if the disease spreads in their countries. The spread has spooked global markets and threatened prospects for economic growth. an updated number as for Feb 09 reach [...]

January 2020

Industry overview using alternative data: Oil & Gas Integrated

Industry overview using alternative data: Oil & Gas Integrated An integrated oil and gas company is a business entity that engages in the exploration, production, refinement, and distribution of oil and gas. Given the high entry costs relating to many oil and gas industry operations, many of the world's [...]

Alternative data for Quantamental

Alternative Data for Quantamental Quantamental investing is a term that is now being used to describe a combination of these methods on different data sets to improve on the accuracy of predicting outcomes – such as stock prices or a company (or country)’s financial performance. In the most [...]

Alternative data for private equity funds

Alternative data for private equity funds In today’s fast-paced M&A environment, deal making is increasingly a challenging task. Competition is only increasing as private equity (PE) firms, strategies, and other investors aggressively vie for the most attractive targets. The biggest PE managers are investing in alternative data to [...]

December 2019

Alternative data corporate event 2019 statistics

Alternative data corporate event 2019 statistics The stock markets will finish 2019 with double-digit gains for the 8th time out of the last 11 years. During 2019, our system capture 38K events (68% bullish events vs. 32% bearish once). Here is 2019 statistics: We are excited to see [...]

Alternative data: ESG Case Study

Alternative data: ESG Case Study Environmental, social and corporate governance (ESG) refers to the three central factors in measuring the sustainability and ethical impact of an investment in a company or business. These criteria help to better determine the future financial performance of companies (Wikipedia). ESG is growing [...]

November 2019

Alternative data: Brexit vote prediction using NLP

Alternative data: Brexit vote prediction using NLP The United Kingdom’s divorce with the European Union, better known as Brexit, has become a drawn-out, contentious affair without an obvious resolution. Former British Prime Minister Theresa May’s government and her counterparts in the European Union negotiated a withdrawal agreement last [...]

Alternative data: Uber not a surprise

Alternative data: Uber not a surprise... Uber Technologies Inc (UBER) on Monday posted a wider third-quarter loss as costs at the ride-hailing company soared, sending shares down 6.7% in after-hours trading. Based on Uber's 3Q event analysis we can see that Uber's event-driven score is in a downtrend [...]

October 2019

Alternative data: benefits and challenges

Alternative data: benefits and challenges What benefits can the use of alternative data bring to financial institutions? Quarterly earnings reports and industry whitepapers are often slow and infrequent and as these traditional sources of information are readily available, they tend to offer limited actionable intelligence or insight. No [...]

Alternative data: Netflix outperform in Q3 2019

Alternative data: Netflix outperform in Q3 2019 We saw the shift in Netflix $NFLX from the past quarter using key events that took place during 3Q. The streaming-video pioneer beat subscription estimates thanks to growth in countries like Brazil and India. The third season of Stranger Things helped drive [...]

Alternative data: clean dataset and why it’s impotent

Alternative data: clean dataset and why it's impotent Today, more than 80% of the data is unstructured. Data is being produced as we speak – from every conversation we make in social media to every content generated from news sources. In order to produce any meaningful actionable insight [...]

READY TO EXPLORE OUR DATA?

As alternative data goes mainstream, but the deal cycle takes between 6-12 months, it is critical to understand the key challenges in implementing an alternative data program in order to know how to streamline the process.

If you are a data buyer or user, we’ll appreciate your answer below. It will help us, the data vendors, to understand better and streamline the process.

[yop_poll id="1"]