Alacra Claims 50 Clients in Five Months for On-Demand Research

Users include a range of buy-side firms leveraging the service to supplement existing research operations.

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Firms using the service to provide on-demand custom reports and analysis on topics ranging from cross-border mergers and acquisitions to shareholding momentum and credit research to support investment decisions include asset managers, hedge funds, and private equity firms.

The vendor sources data from Thomson Reuters, credit rating agencies, market research publishers, and providers of economic data and research, and can be used as needed to reduce pressure on in-house research teams, while coun