Financial data vendors

S&P Global Hosts ESG-focused Hackathon with Claremont Colleges Consortium

Monday, May 10, 2021 - 6:00pm

b'NEW YORK, May 10, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --S&P Global (NYSE: SPGI) has concluded the first-ever Claremont FinTech Hackathon, a national competition open to students at the California-based Claremont Colleges Consortium.

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  • b'NEW YORK, May 10, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --S&P Global (NYSE: SPGI) has concluded the first-ever Claremont FinTech Hackathon, a national competition open to students at the California-based Claremont Colleges Consortium.
  • Datasets included S&P Global ESG Scores , Machine Readable Transcripts and S&P Capital IQ Fundamentals , among others available via the S&P Global Marketplace .\nThis inaugural ESG hackathon was facilitated through S&P Global\'s EssentialTECH program.
  • "The opportunity reflects our culture across the Claremont Colleges Consortium, in which we believe that corporations and society at large need to take these ESG-related issues seriously.
  • Our divisions include S&P Global Ratings, S&P Global Market Intelligence, S&P Dow Jones Indices, and S&P Global Platts.

Investics to Provide Arabesque S-Ray ESG Portfolio Analytics

Monday, May 10, 2021 - 2:00pm

b'WESTON, Mass., May 10, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Investics Data Services Company, Inc. has reached an agreement with Arabesque S-Ray to provide a suite of Arabesque S-Ray ESG data through the Investics Cloud Ecosystem (ICE) and Investics DARTS data marketplace.

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  • b'WESTON, Mass., May 10, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Investics Data Services Company, Inc. has reached an agreement with Arabesque S-Ray to provide a suite of Arabesque S-Ray ESG data through the Investics Cloud Ecosystem (ICE) and Investics DARTS data marketplace.
  • Clients can subscribe to one or more of the various Investics DARTS Arabesque S-Ray ESG datasets on AWS Marketplace and seamlessly integrate the S-Ray ESG data with their own portfolio holdings and other investment data on Investics ICE for further performance, risk and exposure analysis, as well as stay ahead of the formative ESG regulatory reporting requirements developing globally.\nThese new Investics DARTS Arabesque S-Ray ESG offerings will allow subscribers to integrate a suite of ESG metrics with their own portfolio holdings for investment management, company analysis, risk management, compliance and regulatory reporting purposes.
  • Currently covering over 8,000 of the world\'s largest listed corporations, the machine learning technology of Arabesque S-Ray combines over 250 ESG metrics with news signals from over 30,000 sources to drive key sustainability insights for its clients.
  • It is the first ESG data provider of its kind to rate companies on the normative principles of the United Nations Global Compact (GC Score).

The Wall Street Journal Announces Lineup for Annual Future of Everything Festival

Friday, May 7, 2021 - 4:22pm

b'NEW YORK, May 07, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Wall Street Journal\xe2\x80\x99s Future Of Everything Festival is bringing together the most revolutionary minds to explore the ideas forming what comes next.

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  • b'NEW YORK, May 07, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Wall Street Journal\xe2\x80\x99s Future Of Everything Festival is bringing together the most revolutionary minds to explore the ideas forming what comes next.
  • Hosted by top Journal editors, the festival will take place virtually May 11-13, 2021, with provocative interviews, panel discussions and debates.
  • It\xe2\x80\x99s from this exploration that The Future Of Everything Festival becomes an extraordinary intersection of industries, innovators and ideas.
  • Published by Dow Jones, The Wall Street Journal engages readers across print, digital, mobile, social, and video.

Former IHS Markit Pricing & Reference Data Product Head Joins Lukka

Thursday, May 6, 2021 - 2:00pm

Huscher joins Lukka from IHS Markit, where he was Head of Product Development for their pricing and reference data business and Head of Data Strategy for their global markets group.

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  • Huscher joins Lukka from IHS Markit, where he was Head of Product Development for their pricing and reference data business and Head of Data Strategy for their global markets group.
  • Having been a critical driver of the pricing and reference data business's growth over his 16 year tenure at IHS Markit, Huscher will help Lukka expand its crypto asset data offerings for institutions.
  • I believe the need for institutional-grade crypto asset data will follow in the same way,\xe2\x80\x9d said Dan Huscher, Head of Data and Analytics for Lukka.
  • Lukka Prime Pricing Data is the world\xe2\x80\x99s first Fair Market Value pricing data for the most liquid crypto assets.

Start.io Releases a New Layer of Mobile Data Insights as Part of Bloomberg's Alternative Data Catalog

Wednesday, May 5, 2021 - 5:00pm

b'NEW YORK, May 5, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Start.io (formerly StartApp), a leading global mobile data platform, announced today that it launched a new layer of data insights on Bloomberg\'s Enterprise Access Point.

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  • b'NEW YORK, May 5, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Start.io (formerly StartApp), a leading global mobile data platform, announced today that it launched a new layer of data insights on Bloomberg\'s Enterprise Access Point.
  • Start.io provides an unprecedented number of mobile signals with global coverage that can have real impact on the financial industry.
  • Some of those signals, such as POIs, app trends, and carrier trends, are currently available in the market.
  • It provides access to Bloomberg\'s One Data offering, including standardized reference, regulatory, pricing, and quantitative data.\nStart.io is a mobile data platform that enables partners to turn data into accurate insights, make the right business decisions in real time, anddrive growth.

FactSet Increases Dividend

Wednesday, May 5, 2021 - 2:00pm

The cash dividend will be paid on June 17, 2021, to holders of record of FactSet\xe2\x80\x99s common stock at the close of business on May 31, 2021.\nFactSet\xc2\xae (NYSE:FDS | NASDAQ:FDS) delivers superior content, analytics, and flexible technology to help more than 153,000 users see and seize opportunity sooner.

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  • The cash dividend will be paid on June 17, 2021, to holders of record of FactSet\xe2\x80\x99s common stock at the close of business on May 31, 2021.\nFactSet\xc2\xae (NYSE:FDS | NASDAQ:FDS) delivers superior content, analytics, and flexible technology to help more than 153,000 users see and seize opportunity sooner.
  • We give investment professionals the edge to outperform with informed insights, workflow solutions across the portfolio lifecycle, and industry-leading support from dedicated specialists.
  • Subscribe to our thought leadership blog to get fresh insight delivered daily at insight.factset.com .
  • Learn more at www.factset.com and follow us on Twitter: www.twitter.com/factset .\n"

DGAP-News: BP p.l.c.: Director/PDMR Shareholding

Tuesday, May 4, 2021 - 1:09pm

b'This notice is given in fulfilment of the obligation under Article 19 of the Market Abuse Regulation.\nThis information is provided by RNS, the news service of the London Stock Exchange.

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  • b'This notice is given in fulfilment of the obligation under Article 19 of the Market Abuse Regulation.\nThis information is provided by RNS, the news service of the London Stock Exchange.
  • RNS is approved by the Financial Conduct Authority to act as a Primary Information Provider in the United Kingdom.
  • Terms and conditions relating to the use and distribution of this information may apply.
  • For further information, please contact rns@lseg.com or visit www.rns.com .\n04.05.2021 Dissemination of a Corporate News, transmitted by DGAP - a service of EQS Group AG.\nThe issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.\nThe DGAP Distribution Services include Regulatory Announcements, Financial/Corporate News and Press Releases.\n'

Global Business Information Services (BIS) Market Insights, Trends & Forecast Report 2020-2024: Rising Adoption of IoT, Innovation in Pricing Strategies & High Focus on Data Aggregation - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Tuesday, May 4, 2021 - 10:29am

b'The "Global Business Information Services (BIS) Market: Insights, Trends & Forecast (2020-2024)" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com\'s offering.\nThe global business information services market is forecasted to reach US$297.48 billion in 2024, growing at a CAGR of 6.85% for the period spanning 2020-2024.\nThe factors such as accelerating economic growth, improving consumer confidence index, growing consumer awareness, developing emerging markets and growing business credit data services are expected to drive the market.\nHowever, the growth of the industry would be challenged by stringent regulations and intense competition.\nFew notable trends include surging adoption of IoT, innovation in pricing strategies and high focus on data aggregation.

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  • b'The "Global Business Information Services (BIS) Market: Insights, Trends & Forecast (2020-2024)" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com\'s offering.\nThe global business information services market is forecasted to reach US$297.48 billion in 2024, growing at a CAGR of 6.85% for the period spanning 2020-2024.\nThe factors such as accelerating economic growth, improving consumer confidence index, growing consumer awareness, developing emerging markets and growing business credit data services are expected to drive the market.\nHowever, the growth of the industry would be challenged by stringent regulations and intense competition.\nFew notable trends include surging adoption of IoT, innovation in pricing strategies and high focus on data aggregation.
  • In 2020, the outbreak of COVID-19 pandemic has created an unfavorable impact on the market as business service demand has declined rapidly.\nThe distinct features of business information services ensure the relatively stable and predictable streams valued by investors.
  • Contrasting from other types of information services, BIS is essentially non-discretionary as it is not driven by high-grossing products or offers.
  • The business information services model relies entirely on subscription-based and less on promotion strategy.\nThe fastest-growing regional market is North America owing to the rise in need of real-time data analytics & decision-making, growing use of artificial intelligence (AI) in providing legal services and rapid surge in web-based technologies.\nThe report provides a comprehensive analysis of the global business information services market.\nThe major markets (North America, Europe and Asia-Pacific) have been analysed.\nThe market dynamics such as growth drivers, market trends and challenges are analysed in-depth.\nThe competitive landscape of the market, along with the company profiles of leading players (RELX Plc, S&P Global Inc., Nielsen Holdings plc, Moody\'s Corporation, IHS Markit Ltd. and Equifax Inc.) are also presented in detail.\n'

Farmers Edge Inc., A Leader in Digital Agriculture, CEO Clip Video

Thursday, April 29, 2021 - 9:18pm

b"Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - April 29, 2021) - Farmers Edge Inc. (TSX: FDGE) - CEO and Founder, Wade Barnes, speaks about the company's technology that's designed to increase production and help farmers grow more with less.\nIf you cannot view the video above, please visit:\nFarmers Edge is being featured on BNN Bloomberg on May 8th - May 9th.\nCEO Clips is the largest library of publicly traded company CEO videos in Canada and the US.

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  • b"Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - April 29, 2021) - Farmers Edge Inc. (TSX: FDGE) - CEO and Founder, Wade Barnes, speaks about the company's technology that's designed to increase production and help farmers grow more with less.\nIf you cannot view the video above, please visit:\nFarmers Edge is being featured on BNN Bloomberg on May 8th - May 9th.\nCEO Clips is the largest library of publicly traded company CEO videos in Canada and the US.
  • These 90 second video profiles broadcast on national TV and online via 15 top financial sites including: Thomson Reuters, Bloomberg, Yahoo!
  • Finance and Stockhouse.com.\nBTV - Business Television/CEO Clips Contact: Trina Schlingmann (604) 664-7401 x 5 trina@b-tv.com\nTo view the source version of this press release, please visit https://www.newsfilecorp.com/release/82360\n"

The Wall Street Journal to hold CEO Council Summit Online on May 4th 2021

Friday, April 30, 2021 - 2:30pm

To learn more about the Summit, see the full program here and follow #WSJCEOCouncil on Twitter.\nThe Wall Street Journal is a global news organization that provides leading news, information, commentary and analysis.

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  • To learn more about the Summit, see the full program here and follow #WSJCEOCouncil on Twitter.\nThe Wall Street Journal is a global news organization that provides leading news, information, commentary and analysis.
  • The Wall Street Journal engages readers across print, digital, mobile, social, podcasts and video.
  • Building on its heritage as the preeminent source of global business and financial news, the Journal includes coverage of U.S. & world news, politics, arts, culture, lifestyle, sports, and health.
  • The Wall Street Journal is published by Dow Jones, a division of News Corp (Nasdaq: NWS, NWSA; ASX: NWS, NWSLV).\n'