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Seaport Global Reorganizes & Benchmark Hires their Former Research Team

01/23/2020
New York-based boutique investment bank, Seaport Global, recently announced it was reorganizing its equities business to focus on derivatives and event driven trading.  As a result the firm slashed its ...
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Interactions Data Provider Feedstock Raises £2.5 Million

01/22/2020
FeedStock, which captures research interaction information for the buy-side and sell-side, received a £2.5 million ($3.3 million) investment led by Manchester UK based Praetura Ventures, with London venture firm Force ...
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SEC Begins Examining Alternative Data Practices

01/21/2020
For the first time, the US Securities and Exchange Commission’s Office of Compliance Inspections and Examinations (OCIE) added alternative data to its planned areas for monitoring in its announcement of ...
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Model Provider Canalyst Closes $20 Million Series B Funding

01/20/2020
Canalyst, a Vancouver-based platform offering financial models, completed a $20 million Series B financing led by an unnamed strategic investor with participation from Toronto-based ScaleUP Ventures and existing investors including ...

Nucleus195 Partners with Video & Live Streaming Provider

01/20/2020
Stamford, CT based research aggregator Nucleus195 recently announced that it has partnered with technology provider Blingby to add video and live streaming capabilities to enhance research, investor roadshows, investor announcements, ...
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Differential Privacy Technique Trumps Anonymized Data But Still Not Perfect

01/17/2020
Firms are embracing differential privacy to better protect the confidentiality of individual user data.  The system, developed by cryptographers, is more robust than simply anonymizing data, yet still has vulnerabilities ...
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Research Coverage HAS NOT Fallen Much Due to MiFID II

01/16/2020
According to analysis recently published by global market data vendor Refinitiv, despite the fears expressed by many, the research unbundling mandate associated with MiFID II has not resulted in much ...
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Neudata Hires Former MScience Staffer for New Office in NYC

01/15/2020
UK-based alternative data sourcing firm Neudata Limited recently announced that Suen Ng, formerly a senior salesperson with MScience, has joined the firm as Managing Director to bolster its client support ...
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Study by AQR Academic Offers New Approach to Sentiment Analysis

01/14/2020
AQR’s head of machine learning collaborated with other academics to build a text-mining model that differs from the approach used by current sentiment analysis providers.  The new model outperformed RavenPack’s ...
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Seeking Alpha’s Research Marketplace Shows Clear Signs of Success

01/13/2020
Seeking Alpha recently announced that its Investor Marketplace has eclipsed $10 mln in annual revenue from the provision of independent research subscriptions to investors.  This makes Seeking Alpha one of ...
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