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Satis Group Partners with Analyst Hub to Launch Crypto Research

07/16/2018
Satis Group, a privately-held investment bank and advisory firm focused on cryptocurrencies and other digital assets, recently partnered with newly formed research infrastructure platform Analyst Hub, to launch its institutionally ...
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Prattle’s Earnings Sentiment Analysis Gets Widely Copied

07/13/2018
Pity alternative data firm Prattle, which now finds UBS and CB Insights appropriating the methodology it developed for gauging earnings call sentiment for their own use.  Such is the growing ...
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Latest MiFID II Guidance Fails to Bring Relief to Independent Boutiques

07/13/2018
Despite lobbying by independent boutiques, new guidance from European regulators ignored requests for exemptions from MiFID II strictures for research providers which do not have trading desks or offer investment ...
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BattleFin Announces Pending Launch of Alt Data Assessment & Testing Platform

07/12/2018
A few weeks ago, BattleFin, who is creating an ecosystem to bring alternative data to the world through their events and technology businesses, announced the upcoming launch of its BattleFin ...
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Alternative Data Firm Predata Launches Two-Tier Analytics Platform

07/12/2018
Predata, an alternative data research firm that uses social media to predict geopolitical risk, upgraded its analytics platform, allowing it to offer entry-level and advanced price points. The firm enhanced ...
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Research Management Vendor KiteEdge To Launch Enterprise Search For Asset Managers

07/12/2018
UK startup KiteEdge, which is building an enterprise search solution tailored for asset managers, has launched an industry initiative to improve the way research is indexed and categorized.  Although the ...
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Alternative Data Researcher M Science Applies Machine Learning To Transaction Data

07/11/2018
M Science, the alternative data research provider originally known as Majestic Research, launched a machine learning product which analyzes credit and debit card transaction data.   The new capability enhances its ...
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Kepler Cheuvreux Rebalances Ownership

07/10/2018
In a validation of its symbiotic business model, Paris-based Kepler Cheuvreux restructured its ownership as former Barclays head Bob Diamond and Swiss private bank Edmond de Rothschild purchased shares held ...
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Credit Suisse Exec Buys Macro Indie Firm Asianomics

07/10/2018
Credit Suisse’s former co-head of its Asian equity and fixed income markets business has acquired macro boutique Asianomics Group as a first step in establishing a new Asian independent research ...
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Geospatial Analysis Firm Ursa Space Systems Raises $5.45 Million

07/09/2018
Ursa Space Systems, a geospatial big data company, closed $5.45 million of a $5.7 million equity private placement, according to a recent Form D filing.  Separately, the firm partnered with ...
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