Author Sanford Bragg

Sandy Bragg is a principal at Integrity Research Associates. He has over thirty years experience as an investment research professional. Prior to joining Integrity in 2006, he was an Executive Managing Director at Standard & Poors, managing S&P’s equity research business and fund information properties. Sandy has an MBA from New York University and BA from Williams College. Email:

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Capital Economics Revenues Increase Following Geographic Expansion

Capital Economics, Ltd., a London-based economics research firm, reported strong results as it grew its presence in the US and Asia. Revenues for the calendar year ending 2016 were £20.6 ...

Bellwether Research Valuations Increased in Q2 2017

According to analysis prepared exclusively for Integrity Research by Marlin & Associates[1], the international M&A advisor, average valuations for large publicly traded research and information firms increased in the second ...

Expert Network Third Bridge Changes Minority Investors

Pan-European private equity firm IK Investment Partners acquired the minority stake in London-based expert network Third Bridge Limited previously held by Anglo-American PE firm Beringea.  Terms were not disclosed. Beringea ...
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Big Data Firm Ravenpack Experiments With RMS Offering

Reflecting the buy side’s need to better structure its consumption of research, news sentiment analysis provider RavenPack can now analyze internal content, either as a standalone solution or combined with ...

Greenwich: RBC Widens Research Lead in Canada

RBC Capital Markets has increased its already significant lead in the Canadian equity research space according to a new survey by Greenwich Associates.  Unlike the US, Canadian commission volumes were ...
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Research Aggregator Alpha Exchange Hustles As Crunch Looms

Although a late entry into the research distribution business, Alpha Exchange is aggressively pitching its platform to both the buy-side and sell-side.  With less than six months for asset managers ...
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UK Regulator Dials Back Final Research Unbundling Rules

After importuning asset managers to pay for research from their own resources, the UK Financial Conduct Authority mostly abandoned its most extreme requirements as it released its final policy guidelines ...
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Crédit Agricole Releases Fixed Income Research Price List

Crédit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank has released a pricing schedule for its fixed income research which reflects changes it began implementing in May 2016.  The two-tiered pricing approach shares ...

What Could Save Equity Research?

The following is a guest article from Randle Reece, an equity research analyst who recently lost his job when Avondale Partners exited its cash equities business this past March.  Reece ...

US Equity Commissions Fell 13% According To Latest Greenwich Survey

US equity commissions fell 13% for the 12 months ended mid-February 2017, according to the latest Greenwich Associates’ US Equity Investors survey.  Commissions fell to an estimated $8.4 billion from ...
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