If hedge funds and VCs tighten their spending in 2020—a likely outcome—it could be the alternative data market taking the brunt of the punishment.
Wei-Shen Wong wonders whether asset managers really understand what they mean when they talk about alternative data.
UBS Asset Management’s CDO & Element22's founder look at some of the challenges facing the alt data space.
UBS Asset Management’s data chief sets out his recommendations for using alternative data in the investment process.
A new study finds that while large asset managers are investing in big data analytics and alternative data, it’s a fraught process.
A wide-ranging drill-down into preparedness for multiple data management functions among 128 financial industry firms finds multiple aspects requiring attention
Methea Tep, most recently a managed services executive at SmartStream, joins the advisory company as a partner
Experienced data executives consider whether BCBS 239 risk data aggregation guidelines have an unrealistic deadline or are behind what the industry already has ready for compliance
Thomas Bodenski, Edward Hawthorne and Rohit Mahur have joined the advisory company, which runs the Fimod open source model for legal entity identifiers
Stories covering AIFMD, IFRS 13, phase-out of old data management processes, JP Morgan's data restructuring and possible open source LEI all point to key changes that have happened in the past month for the industry
Element 22, in collaboration with several industry firms, has launched the Fimod (φmod) Open Source Project, an open-source model for the legal entity identifier intended to help promote LEI adoption
Data vendors are showing increasing interest in enterprise data management, but insist they will not bundle products. Nicholas Hamilton finds there are many potential benefits to be had