Big Data and Investment Research: Part 2
Last week we wrote about why buy-side firms are considering adding “big data” analytic techniques to their research process. This week, we will investigate the impact that “big data” is ...
Ex-Guidepoint Global Exec Moves to The Chase Firm
Craig McKeon, formerly Managing Director at expert network Guidepoint Global, has joined the Chase Firm, a boutique primary research firm based in Tallahassee FL. McKeon is a Managing Director and ...
Expert Network Adds Channel Check Subsidiary
Cognolink, a London-based expert network, is staffing up a new channel checking subsidiary, Third Bridge. Third Bridge was set up last year as a separately branded trading name of Cognolink ...
German Expert Network Adding 6 Positions
Innosquared, an expert network based in Düsseldorf Germany, has posted 6 new positions: Project Manager, Graduate Program Project Management Studentische Mitarbeiter als Recruiter (in German) Internship International Project Management Internship ...
Big Data and Investment Research: Part 1
One of the key themes in the institutional investment research business this year is the growing importance of warehousing and generating meaningful signals and insights from “big data”. This week ...
Former GLG Researcher to Greenlight Capital
Josh Hittman joined Greenlight Capital in the role of Field Research Analyst to assist Greenlight’s investment team with supplemental proprietary research. He joined Gerson Lehrman Group in 2006 and ultimately ...
From Indie Researcher to Greenpeace
Former independent researcher Tsvetan Kintisheff, founder of Kintisheff Research, now manages Greenpeace's fundraising software. Kintisheff, who spent twelve years as a equity analyst covering US tech stocks, now focuses on ...
Former RIG Director Lands Big Data Job
Derek Noce, the former head of Retail Intelligence Group (now Beacon Consumer Insights) and executive at America’s Research Group has joined Data Brains inc, an outsourced analytics consultant for retail ...
Millenium Promotes New DOR
Ken McLaren was promoted from COO of the medical technology industry research firm Millennium Research Group to Head of Research and Operations for parent Decision Resources Group, a leading provider ...
Investment Banks Top Independents in ESG Research Survey
ResearchWatch subscribers can download the full results: ESG RESEARCHFOCUS REPORT March 2012. Investment banks were the top providers of environmental, social and governance (ESG) research in a new study we ...