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: Sanford.Bragg@integrity-research.com

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Hearst Increases Stake in Fitch for $2 Billion

12/12/2014
Hearst Corporation is paying $1.97 billion for an additional 30 percent stake in Fitch Group, the parent of the third-largest credit ratings firm.  Fitch's valuation in the transaction is around ...
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Salesperson From Closed Channel Checker Joins Another

12/10/2014
The salesperson for shuttered channel checker Beacon Consumer Insight has landed at another channel checker, HMCG Research.  Brent Wright, who acted as the National Sales Manager for Beacon Consumer Insight, ...

Survey Shows Concerns About MiFID II

12/10/2014
A recent Extel survey showed that while a majority of asset managers felt that the proposed MiFID II ban on paying for research with client commissions would reduce coverage of ...
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Roubini Hires New CEO

12/09/2014
Roubini Global Economics, a leading macroeconomic research provider, named Terry Waters as the firm's President and CEO.  Waters was previously President of Evanta, a member-based management advisory company, and President and ...
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Moody’s Completes Ownership of Copal Amba

12/08/2014
Moody’s Corporation completed its acquisition of the remaining outstanding shares of Copal Amba.  Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Moody’s purchased a majority share in Copal Partners in 2011 ...
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Guidepoint Hiring Data Head

11/30/2014
New York-based expert network Guidepoint Global is recruiting for a position managing its two research data product groups, The Survey and Market Research group and The Guidepoint Tracker group.  The ...
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Peel Hunt Spinoff Hires Equity Sales

11/30/2014
UK Small Cap specialist N+1 Singer has hired a veteran equity salesperson from independent Messels Ltd.  Trevor Griffiths, who started his career at UBS Phillips and Drew and has worked ...
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Goldman Leads $15 million Investment in Kensho

11/23/2014
Goldman Sachs was the lead investor in a $15 million financing in big data analytics start-up Kensho.  Other investors included Google Ventures, Accel Partners and NBCUniversal News Group. Kensho is ...
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Policy Firm Head Exits and Sells Firm

11/21/2014
The founder of McBee Strategic, a Washington policy research and lobbying firm, has been hired as President and CEO of NRG Home, a consumer-oriented subsidiary of  NRG Energy.  Meanwhile, his ...
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Capital Economics Revenues Increased 5% in 2014

11/15/2014
Capital Economics, Ltd., a London-based economics research firm, reported that revenues increased 5.2% in 2014 to £15.9 million (US$25.4 million) for the year ended April 2014.  Although growth slowed from ...
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