The community group is building a referencing architecture to test the theory that all participants in the data supply chain behave as originators, providers and users.
Governments around the world are looking to clamp down on providers of ESG ratings and data products. Jo wonders what the implications could be for a still nascent market.
Anthony looks at how Nasdaq's Quandl strategy ties into other trends spreading through the market.
A look at some of the key people moves from this week, including Jason Mendez (pictured), who joins Bitvore as vice president of partnerships.
A summary of some of the past week's financial technology news.
Sycomore Asset Management is preparing to roll out an expansion of how it uses the vendors’ combined platforms to be able to create and share targeted thematic investment data across its organization.
Suvrat Bansal’s startup aims to make it easier to get data into the hands of those who need it, but who may not know it exists, faster.
Since launching DataCare in April 2020, the vendor has signed up eight clients, including Zurich Group Investment Management.
Based off of Max Bowie’s recent deep-dive feature, Anthony says that the world of alt data M&A—and the factors that drive these deals—is likely to change in the near future. For an analogy, just look to sushi.
A summary of some of the past week’s financial technology news.
The alternative data sector is still relatively nascent, and as such buy-side firms have struggled with how best to incorporate these non-traditional sources of information. While sources say that there will be continued M&A in the market, how those…
Europe’s wettest summer in a century has prompted asset managers to calculate flood risk for real estate.
Anthony looks at what he thinks will be the biggest topics during the last quarter of 2021.
The information-rich market offers “trillions of dollars of opportunity”, says the firm’s data chief.
The options exchange operator hopes to make it easier for participants to translate data into context and insight, and to broaden participation from new market sectors.
The platform operator plans to extend its all-to-all corporate bond trading expertise to the loan market, which lags other fixed-income instruments in both tech adoption and the level of transparency.
As brokers start to explore various forms of self-service models, Anthony wonders if this could lead to a complete rethink of how commercial terms and contracts are structured for adding on new datasets.
In the past two years, Moody’s Analytics has acquired four vendors that the ratings specialist hopes to integrate for ESG offerings in a crowded market.
Brokers and exchanges have begun rolling out “self-service” portals that allow clients to choose data and services on an a la carte basis. Opinions vary on whether they are the Holy Grail or a poisoned chalice.
As the oil and gas industries say they're “greening” operations, vendors are offering ESG data and metrics to help investment professionals understand future risks and financial returns.
High-frequency data such as human mobility data and plastic shipments can help investment professionals understand the post-pandemic economic reopening.
A look at some of the key "people moves" from this week, including Justin Manikas (pictured), who has been appointed vice president of partnerships at Nomad Data.
Anthony first looks at the alternative data industry and connects to QAnon, before explaining why there needs to be more hard numbers in the world of blockchain.