The firm is working with different machine-learning methods for portfolio construction, and expects its AI system to go live early next year.
A look at some of the key "people moves" from this week, including Heidi Lanford (pictured), who has been appointed chief data officer at Fitch Group.
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A summary of some of the past week's financial technology news.
Veteran analyst Virginie O’Shea’s new business turns its attention to the ‘soul-destroying’ realm of corporate actions, which is weighed down by inefficiencies, manual processes, and lack of standards.
The vendor provides ratings of research analysts, bloggers, and other stock tipsters.
After experiencing demand for the raw data it collects from financial statements, New Constructs has enlisted an advisory board to help expand takeup of the data.
The report provides data on Canada's legal cannabis market for US investors associated with the industry.
The research start-up is growing its team and is in discussions with clients, despite Covid-19 disruption, after the bank acquired a stake.
Data collection allows greater visibility into research practices on the buy side while aiding the sell side in price setting for research.
The funding will be used to open a research hub in London.
Suppelsa spent 21 years at FactSet before co-founding evaluated prices provider Best Credit Data.
The dedicated section on ESG disclosures will include research conducted by independent research specialists and ESG research from banks and brokers.
The cloud-based offering allows buy-side clients to manage their interactions with research providers, industry experts and analysts.
The platform aims to connect research providers and investment managers through a transparent pricing model.
Independent research provider Smartkarma and corporate access provider CorpXSasia plan to create larger corporate access events together.
Buy-side users of research platform are now able to book analyst meetings and conduct them with full audit trail.
Boost Research will aim to support sell-side veterans who set up their own shops.
Indian market regulator Sebi is terminating its three exchanges’ existing market data licensing agreements with foreign partners.
The pair will contribute to developing and creating new research as the firm increases its areas of coverage beyond market data industry share statistics.
In this expansion of his current role, Bruenjes will continue the vendor's efforts to grow its client base in the region while expanding its network of research partners.
Premium Service users will have access to analyst calls, financial modeling and bespoke research.
The office and hire of industry veteran Warren Yeh will boost takeup of Smartkarma's Asia-focused research in North America.
Fintech firm to complete integration of Alpha Exchange and expand into Europe and Asia, with eye on potential further acquisitions.