Using alternative data to understand macroeconomic conditions in almost real time can give investment teams an edge.
Financial firms spend a lot of money on office space, but what happens to that space if more employees are working from home? Perhaps something of a WeWork for fintechs is the answer.
The data provider has made its new data 'storefront' available after revealing plans to do so earlier this year.
Slashing budgets will lead to inaccuracies as banks turn to alt data for fraud detection and to monitor customer behavior during the coronavirus crisis.
Bloomberg’s Gerard Francis is back on the podcast to discuss cloud computing and accessibility of data.
The data distribution partnership will allow each company to reach a broader base of buy-side clients, while giving those firms access to more datasets.
Initially, BT Radianz is looking for datasets that could help forecast consumer demand, such as sentiment, consumption, and transactional data.
The draft technical standards for the EU's updated disclosures regulation will impact most market participants, analysts say.
Financial services firms have been looking to maritime data for economic insight during the coronavirus pandemic.
The product combines emerging technologies to offer speed, scale, and new perspectives on credit spreads and portfolio performance by overlaying financial data with alt data.
The ESG space is gaining attention as asset managers try to navigate today's volatile markets. Andre Bertolotti believes this to be more than fad.
Infusive Asset Management is blending traditional and alternative datasets to find companies and services that bring “joy” to consumers.
Explosive interest in the alternative data sector is driving FISD membership growth as demand to participate in its alternative data group soars.
Execs From UBS AM, Lazard AM, DWS, and East Capital look at incorporating ESG data into their investment practices for more holistic views of risk and opportunity.
Hedge funds are using geolocation data to both spot signs of a pandemic recovery and to see its ripple-effect damages.
When Facteus (then known as ARM Insight) designed Enlightmint prior to the coronavirus outbreak, it never envisaged that its target users would be interested in receiving data in real time.
Carson Boneck shares his thoughts on Balyasny's efforts to marry the best of its fundamental and quant teams.
The ESG data space has seen a fair amount of M&A activity in recent years, and that is likely to continue, sources say.
Some machine learning strategies have coped well, but others began to struggle as panic mounted.
The data giant is releasing regional features and functionality to more closely monitor the coronavirus across companies and sectors.
The bank’s research business is using artificial intelligence, traditional consumer surveys, and visualization techniques to monitor the impact of Covid-19.
Unlike in past financial crises, ESG is taking center stage as social and governance data is directly relevant to all companies weathering the coronavirus pandemic. That makes the holes in that data, which still remain, all the more apparent.
The firm is developing themed asset categories for investors by finding new correlations in alternative datasets.