Browsing: Blog


French Attack MiFID II Research Unbundling Provisions

Here’s a delicious irony: Brexit will allow Europe to throw off the yoke of burdensome UK regulation – in this case research unbundling rules imposed by UK regulators while MiFID ...

IRP Sales Agent Financial Research Solutions Relaunches as Research Alliance

Financial Research Solutions, a leading business development agent for independent research boutiques, initiated a campaign to promote independent research to the buy-side.  At the same time, the firm has restructured ...

The Convergence of Investment Research and Alternative Data

In the past year or two, a number of consultants have heralded the growing importance of alternative data to asset managers’ research process.  Simultaneously, many analysts have suggested that the ...

Refinitiv Takes First Step to Data Marketplace with Cloud-Based QA Direct

Refinitiv, formerly the Financial and Risk business of Thomson Reuters, recently announced it was launching its QA Direct data platform in the cloud based on Microsoft Azure.  The move of ...

European Research Market Needs a Reboot

The following is a guest article written by Fabrice Bouland, CEO and co-founder of Paris-based research portal Alphametry. Dark matter in the markets According to MFS Investment Management chief economist Erik Weisman, ...

Insight on SEC “No Action” Letter About Cash Payment for Bank Research

Today, broker-dealer INTL FCStone, will be sponsoring a panel discussion in NYC regarding the impact MiFID II is or is likely to have on US asset managers.  One of the ...

Wall Street Hiring Plans Weak for Sixth Straight Month

While layoffs on Wall Street dipped sharply in October following a surge the prior month, new hiring plans remained weak as no new jobs were available for the sixth consecutive ...

Fourth Annual Unbundling Uncovered Conference Slated to be Held in London

On Tuesday, November 13th, Substantive Research will be holding its fourth annual Unbundling Uncovered conference in London to foster an industry-wide discussion of how the financial services industry is adapting ...

Third Bridge: MiFID II Positive for Expert Networks

The following is a Q&A with Third Bridge CEO Emmanuel Tahar, who co-founded the firm with Rodolphe de Hemptinne in 2007.  Third Bridge is one of the fastest growing expert ...

Upcoming Alternative Data & Emerging Technologies Conference Held in NYC

On Monday and Tuesday, November 5th and 6th, 2018 the Beryl Consulting Group will be holding its 2018 ALTERNATIVE BERYL ELITES INVESTMENTS CONFERENCE.  This year’s conference will be focused on ...
1 2 3 4 99