Alternative data

Global $11.1 Billion Alternative Data Market Analysis and Forecast to 2026

Friday, October 30, 2020 - 10:15pm

DUBLIN, Oct. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Global Alternative Data Market by Type, Industry Vertical and Region: Industry Analysis and Forecast 2020-2026" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • DUBLIN, Oct. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Global Alternative Data Market by Type, Industry Vertical and Region: Industry Analysis and Forecast 2020-2026" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The Global Alternative Data Market size is expected to reach $11.1 billion by 2026, rising at a market growth of 44% CAGR during the forecast period.
  • Alternative data (Alt-data) can be considered as undiscovered data that isn't inside the domain of customary data sources, for example, SEC filings, fiscal reports, official statements, and the management presentation.
  • The key drivers credited to the market development include the noteworthy increment in the kinds of Alternative data sources over the last decade.

1010data and Exabel Expand Partnership to Provide Enhanced Alternative Data Solution for Hedge Funds and Asset Managers

Wednesday, October 28, 2020 - 12:30pm

The joint solution from the partnership will provide investment managers with the power of their own personal data science team without the associated overhead.

Key Points: 
  • The joint solution from the partnership will provide investment managers with the power of their own personal data science team without the associated overhead.
  • This will empower hedge funds and asset managers with richer insights into consumer spending and ticker performance while minimizing the need to have their own internal research department.
  • We are excited to expand our partnership with Exabel to provide customers with enhanced and easy-to-use access to market data.
  • Exabel is an analytics platform for any investment professional who wants to benefit from alternative data and modern data science tools in their investment process.

Global Alternative Data Market Analysis and Forecast 2020-2026: Market is Set to Grow at a 44% CAGR - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Monday, October 26, 2020 - 11:41am

The "Global Alternative Data Market by Type, Industry Vertical and Region: Industry Analysis and Forecast 2020-2026" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • The "Global Alternative Data Market by Type, Industry Vertical and Region: Industry Analysis and Forecast 2020-2026" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The Global Alternative Data Market size is expected to reach $11.1 billion by 2026, rising at a market growth of 44% CAGR during the forecast period.
  • Alternative data (Alt-data) can be considered as undiscovered data that isn't inside the domain of customary data sources, for example, SEC filings, fiscal reports, official statements, and the management presentation.
  • The key drivers credited to the market development include the noteworthy increment in the kinds of Alternative data sources over the last decade.

NYU Launches the World's First Alternative Data Course Following the Publication of a Seminal White Paper by Two of Its Professors

Wednesday, October 21, 2020 - 1:58pm

The new class represents the first time an accredited institution offers a full university course on alternative data.

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  • The new class represents the first time an accredited institution offers a full university course on alternative data.
  • In conjunction with the new class, Professors Petter Kolm and Gene Ekster have published a new white paper ( https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=3715828 ) on alternative data.
  • Novel findings in the paper describe the relationship between the alternative data ecosystem, investment alpha potential, and the degree to which data is structured.
  • The authors argue that the very fabric of alternative data, which is often unstructured, creates the many varieties of alpha opportunities unique to the alternative data ecosystem.

Advantage Data Named Best Alternative Data Provider at the HFM European Quant Services Awards 2020

Saturday, October 17, 2020 - 6:00pm

BOSTON, Oct. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Advantage Data Inc., a leading fixed-income pricing and analytics provider, today announced that it has been named the Best Alternative Data Provider at the HFM European Quant Services Awards 2020.

Key Points: 
  • BOSTON, Oct. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Advantage Data Inc., a leading fixed-income pricing and analytics provider, today announced that it has been named the Best Alternative Data Provider at the HFM European Quant Services Awards 2020.
  • With 15 products and services, Advantage Data shines a light on data and analytics within opaque credit markets.
  • "We are honored to accept the award for Best Alternative Data Provider," said Ren L. Robert, President of Advantage Data.
  • For more information about the HFM European Quant Services Awards 2020, please visit https://www.hfmeuquantsummit.com/page/1550550/services-awards .

LenddoEFL offers a credit-score alternative using your character

Wednesday, October 14, 2020 - 3:07pm

The credit-scoring difference with LenddoEFL:

Key Points: 
  • The credit-scoring difference with LenddoEFL:
    Globally 1.7bn people don't have a bank account, meaning they are invisible to lenders using traditional credit scores.
  • There is an enormous amount of alternative data which can be used to make a customer visible to a lender.
  • LenddoEFL uses alternative data including mobile phone, digital footprint, behavioral, and psychometric data to assess the credit risk of anyone.
  • LenddoEFL offers unrivaled experience founded on more than ten years of risk modeling and four years of online lending experience.

LenddoEFL offers a credit-score alternative using your character

Wednesday, October 14, 2020 - 3:07pm

The credit-scoring difference with LenddoEFL:

Key Points: 
  • The credit-scoring difference with LenddoEFL:
    Globally 1.7bn people don't have a bank account, meaning they are invisible to lenders using traditional credit scores.
  • There is an enormous amount of alternative data which can be used to make a customer visible to a lender.
  • LenddoEFL uses alternative data including mobile phone, digital footprint, behavioral, and psychometric data to assess the credit risk of anyone.
  • LenddoEFL offers unrivaled experience founded on more than ten years of risk modeling and four years of online lending experience.

Liftr Insights joins FISD | The future of alternative data

Tuesday, October 6, 2020 - 1:56pm

"Enhancing the ability of alternative data vendors to provide their data to the financial industry makes it easier for buy side firms to glean insights from the data and power investment selection," said FISD Alternative Data Council advisor, Elizabeth Pritchard.

Key Points: 
  • "Enhancing the ability of alternative data vendors to provide their data to the financial industry makes it easier for buy side firms to glean insights from the data and power investment selection," said FISD Alternative Data Council advisor, Elizabeth Pritchard.
  • As the demand for alternative data continues to grow, Liftr Insights can help FISD pave the way for future data producers and consumers.
  • "FISD is thrilled to welcome Liftr Insights to the Alternative Data Council," says Tracey Shumpert, VP of Membership and Programs, FISD.
  • The following are trademarks and/or service marks of Liftr Insights: Liftr Insights, Liftr Cloud Components Tracker, and Liftr Cloud Regions Map.

GTCOM-US to provide first-of-kind APAC alternative data as part of Bloomberg's data marketplace

Wednesday, September 30, 2020 - 2:00pm

GTCOM-US will be the first Asia-pacific alternative data provider on Bloomberg's alternative data catalogue , and will be providing sentiment data derived from its proprietary big data engine, giving Bloomberg Data License clients unique access to sentiment data from China to help drive alpha within their trading strategies.

Key Points: 
  • GTCOM-US will be the first Asia-pacific alternative data provider on Bloomberg's alternative data catalogue , and will be providing sentiment data derived from its proprietary big data engine, giving Bloomberg Data License clients unique access to sentiment data from China to help drive alpha within their trading strategies.
  • GTCOM-US's data is derived from its advanced Natural Language Processing (NLP) and machine learning technology, which enables GTCOM-US to process multilingual data.
  • GTCOM-US' alternative data can be used by Bloomberg Data License clients to monitor sentiment trends regarding specific companies, sectors or thematic issues.
  • Bloomberg's Enterprise Access Point is a web-based platform data marketplace for clients to easily discover and act on Bloomberg data products.

Advan Wins Best Alternative Data Provider at Inside Market Data and Inside Reference Data Awards 2020

Monday, September 21, 2020 - 1:30pm

NEW YORK, Sept. 21, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Advan Research Corporation, the only geolocation data provider servicing the financial industry, has been awarded Best Alternative Data Provider at the IMD/IRD Awards 2020.

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK, Sept. 21, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Advan Research Corporation, the only geolocation data provider servicing the financial industry, has been awarded Best Alternative Data Provider at the IMD/IRD Awards 2020.
  • The awards are overseen by the Waters Technology editorial team and recognize excellence within market and reference data, and enterprise data management.
  • Advan won the best alternative data provider category in this years Inside Market Data and Inside Reference Data Awards due to the breadth and depth of its dataset and its suite of analytics, developed specifically for the global investment management community.
  • Advan also computes 20 years of weather data across all its covered locations along with 5 years of traffic data on commercial trucks.