Quandl Bows Crowd-Sourced Data, Curation

Tammer Kamel, founder and chief executive, Quandl

Previously, Quandl curated and maintained the datasets available on the platform itself, but opened up the platform to users after receiving demand from customers to add their own datasets, and as a way to organically grow its data coverage.

Currently, there are around 8 million datasets indexed on the platform, up from 4 million in April, covering financial and economic time-series data from exchanges, clearinghouses and trade organizations, central banks, regulators and government bodies, as w