Browsing: ResearchWatch

Hedge Funds Gain as Equities Fall in August

According to Chicago-based hedge fund research and consulting firm HFR, hedge funds posted a modest 0.5% gain in August, despite falling U.S. equities as the Federal Reserve warned that they ...
Premium Exclusive

Expert Network FirstThought Downsizes

Expert network FirstThought recently downsized its New York staff, partially replaced by lower-cost employees in Richmond Virginia. FirstThought is funded by the principals of IR consultancy LifeSci Partners, which has ...
Premium Exclusive

One MIFID II Payment Solution May Be Risky for Brokers

Over the past few months, both the buy and sell-side have been discussing various ways to address the SEC’s recent announcement that they will not extend the SIFMA “no action” ...
Premium Exclusive

Macro Boutique Absolute Strategy Research Breaks Lease

Reflecting the new post-Covid working environment, Absolute Strategy Research exercised a break clause in its multi-year lease for offices in the swank Royal Exchange building located in the heart of ...

Webinar: SEC No Action Relief for MiFID II Clients to End

Global agency broker, StoneX will be hosting a live webinar featuring three industry experts this Tuesday, September 20th at 11:00 am to discuss the impact of the SEC’s recent announcement ...
Premium Exclusive

Has US ESG Investing Peaked?

US investors, long skeptical about sustainable investing, have more recently embraced ESG investments.  However, a new survey conducted by Schroder Investment Management suggests that US investors have been mainly chasing ...

Coresight Research Acquires Alternative Data Analytics & Names New Chief Data Strategy Officer

Last week, global provider of research, data, and advisory services for the consumer, retail technology, and retail real estate sectors announced that it acquired Alternative Data Analytics, a leading alternative ...
Premium Exclusive

Forrester Names Clarity AI and EcoVadis ESG Data Leaders

Forrester Research published a report on ESG data providers which labeled emerging vendors Clarity AI and EcoVadis as top performers in the ESG data space, along with Bloomberg and S&P.   ...

Two More States Pass Data Privacy Laws

Although the US Congress may finally be getting serious about passing a national data privacy law, state-level regulations continue to proliferate.  Connecticut and Utah joined California, Colorado and Virginia in ...

The end-to-end challenges of evaluating alternative data: And how Exabel and Eagle Alpha have partnered to solve them

The following guest article was written by Dallán Ryan, Content & Advisory Lead, Data Strategy at Eagle Alpha, an alternative data aggregation platform that also provides supporting advisory services for data ...
1 2 3 255