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Cowen Offers ESG Scores on All Companies Covered by its Equity Research

Earlier this week, New York-based investment bank, Cowen Inc. (COWN) announced that it is providing a proprietary AI-based ESG Score for all 800 companies it writes equity research on, making ...
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Alternative Data Rivals Recruit Former 7Park Data Staff

The demise of alternative data distributor 7Park Data created a windfall for competitors such as M Science, Consumer Edge and YipitData, which have been hiring former 7Park employees and wooing ...

Trahan Launches Namesake Portfolio Strategy Research Firm

II-ranked Hall of Fame analyst Francois Trahan, recently announced the launch of Trahan Macro Research, a New York-based independent portfolio strategy and quantitative research firm. New Firm Launch Francois Trahan, a well-known ...

StoneX Invests in Tigress Financial Partners, Partly for its Research

StoneX Group (formerly INTL FCStone) acquired a minority interest in Tigress Financial Partners, a boutique investment bank which is a Women-Owned Business Enterprise (WBE). The move appears largely motivated to ...
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US IPO Activity Remains Robust in February

US IPO activity surged in February, 2021 as 34 deals were priced during the month, 162% higher than the number of deals priced during the same month of last year.  ...
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Commission Rates Rose During the Pandemic Then Resumed Inexorable Decline

Higher trading volumes at the start of 2020 led to an increase in commission rates in the US but by year end rates had returned to pre-pandemic levels, according to ...
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New Web Data Firm Targets Retail Investors

Quiver Quantitative, a web data provider founded last year by two college students, was set up to make alternative data accessible to individual investors. Its data on WallStreetBets has also ...

Covid Accelerates Outsourcing Trend Across the Street

The following article was written by Mr. Kuni Chen, CFA, a former sell-side equity research analyst and the Director of Research Advisory Practice at Compliance Risk Concepts. Today, many nonregistered firms ...
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2020 Bulge Bank Equities Results: US Banks Prosper at Expense of Non-US Banks

Thanks to a pandemic-induced surge in trading, equities revenues for the nine largest equities franchises soared 20% in 2020 to $49 billion from $40.6 billion a year ago.  However, not ...

Cowen Hires Former Oppenheimer Cybersecurity Analyst

New York based investment bank Cowen Inc. (NASDAQ: COWN) recently announced that former Oppenheimer research analyst, Shaul Eyal, has joined the firm’s equity research team to cover cybersecurity and information ...
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