Author Michael Mayhew

Mike Mayhew is one of the leading experts on the investment research industry. In addition to founding Integrity Research, Mike is on the board of directors of Investorside Research Association, the non-profit trade association for the independent research industry, and a frequent speaker on research industry trends and developments. Mike has over thirty years of research industry experience. Email: Michael.Mayhew@integrity-research.com

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Wall Street Job Outlook Ends 2014 On Upbeat Note

01/12/2015
Layoffs at Wall Street banks and brokerage firms dropped for the second month in a row in December 2014, according to a private jobs report.  New hiring, on the other ...
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Outlook for the Buy-Side and Its Impact on the Research Biz

01/05/2015
Portfolio managers and analysts working at asset management firms are the key consumers of the investment research services produced by sell side investment banks and independent research providers.  Thus to ...

SEC Finds Conflicts of Interest at Ratings Agencies

12/29/2014
The SEC recently issued a report which revealed various conflicts of interest at US ratings agencies including allowing a trade group to impact their ratings criteria, letting senior credit officers review ...

Insider Trading Reversal Deals Gov’t Major Blow

12/15/2014
Last week, a federal appeals court reversed two key insider trading convictions, in a decision which made it clear the government did not prove that a crime was committed.  More ...

iSentium Launches Sentiment Search Engine on Bloomberg

08/25/2014
Last week, social media analytics vendor, iSentium, announced the launch of its completely revamped iSENSE application on the Bloomberg terminal to enable investment professionals to access real-time market sentiment from ...

Estimize Caps Off Three Big Wins With $1.2 mln Funding

03/31/2014
Last week saw some great upsets in the NCAA Division I Men’s basketball tournament (Go Flyers and Huskies!). However, crowd-sourced earnings estimate provider, Estimize, experienced its own March Madness last ...

Resurrection of Expert Networks

11/11/2013
The wide spread fear prompted by the aggressive US government insider trading investigation over the past few years prompted a sharp downturn in the use of expert networks by buy-side ...

SEC to Banks: Accept Payments Through CCAs

09/24/2010
New York – The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission issued a letter clarifying that investment banks providing proprietary research can be paid through Client Commission Arrangements (CCAs).  This innocuous letter ...
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Regional Banks Dominate Small Cap Research

05/26/2010
ResearchWatch subscribers can download the full ResearchFocus report for free: 2010 US Small Cap ResearchFocus (06-10) Regional investment banks are the top providers of equity research on small capitalization stocks ...
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Integrity Releases Study of Survey Firms

09/09/2009
ResearchWatch subscribers can download the full ResearchFocus report for free:  ResearchFocus - Surveys (9-9-09) Integrity Research released today a new Integrity ResearchFocusSM report on firms specializing in custom surveys.   ...
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