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Deloitte Highlights Growing Alternative Data Risks

11/20/2017
Deloitte recently released a white paper which outlined risks associated with alternative data.   As risks increase and the industry comes under increasing media and regulatory scrutiny, it will be important ...
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New Survey Shows Broader Hedge Fund Use of Alternative Data

11/14/2017
EY’s 2017 Global Hedge Fund and Investor Survey shows a major increase in the percentage of hedge funds adopting alternative data into their investment process.  The trend is supported by ...
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Issues with the SEC No Action Letter Response to SIFMA

11/13/2017
One of the SEC’s MiFID II No-Action letters issued a few weeks ago have prompted asset managers to question whether they now have greater flexibility to pay for US sell-side ...
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Upcoming Stock Conferences – Updated 11-8-17

11/08/2017
Stock Conference Calendar added or revised these dates, events and locations. Date Event Sponsor Location Nov 08, 2017 – Nov 10, 2017 2nd Asia Finance Forum: FinTech and Sustainable Development Asian Development Bank Manila, Philippines Nov 08, 2017 – ...
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Wall Jobs Outlook Sours during October

11/06/2017
Layoffs on Wall Street surged in October after falling the previous month, while banks continued to put new hiring plans on hold, the third straight month this has happened.  This ...
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Integrity Research Releases MiFID II Research Unbundling Overview

11/01/2017
Integrity Research released a detailed review of MiFID II’s research unbundling provisions and their impact on investment research including how research pricing is being transformed. One of the most controversial elements ...
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Extel Plans New MiFID II Service

10/30/2017
Extel, which provides the most prestigious survey of European buy-side research preferences, will be launching a new service inspired by pending MiFID II reforms to research payments, according to informed ...
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Will Research Unbundling Prove To Be A “Mifxit”?

10/25/2017
The following is a guest article written by Fabrice Bouland, CEO and co-founder of Paris-based research portal Alphametry. Research unbundling is nearly upon us. The intense debate around its emergence ...
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Why I Left the Bulge Bracket Behind

10/23/2017
The following is a guest article by Dan Sanders, who joined Olivetree Financial last month as Head of US Execution Services after a sixteen-year bulge bracket career, most recently as ...
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Caution: Shifting Research Costs To P&L Does Not Eliminate Inducement Risk

10/18/2017
The following is a guest article from John McGough, Global Head of Business Development of Castine LLC, a provider of research procurement solutions including P&L Centre. Recently, a fair number of ...
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