Quantitative analysis

55ip Brings on Three New Managing Directors

Wednesday, October 28, 2020 - 1:30pm

55ip has added three managing directors to meet increasing advisor demand for its tax-smart investment strategy engine.

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  • 55ip has added three managing directors to meet increasing advisor demand for its tax-smart investment strategy engine.
  • The firm has appointed Silvio DeVincentis as Managing Director and Head of Quantitative Research and Development, Michael Camp, CFA, as Managing Director and Head of Advisor Success, and Aaron Tabela as Managing Director and Head of Marketing.
  • 55ip has brought on DeVincentis in an effort to deepen its capability in quantitative research and development.
  • He joins with over 30 years of industry experience and brings advanced knowledge in quantitative finance to support 55ips underlying research and algorithms.

CLS and SIGTech Collaborate to Offer Quantitative Analytics Capabilities

Tuesday, October 20, 2020 - 11:59am

CLS, a financial market infrastructure delivering settlement, processing and data solutions, and SIGTech, a leading technology provider to quantitative investment managers, today announce a collaboration to provide CLSMarketData clients with access to SIGTechs back testing environment and analytics platform.

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  • CLS, a financial market infrastructure delivering settlement, processing and data solutions, and SIGTech, a leading technology provider to quantitative investment managers, today announce a collaboration to provide CLSMarketData clients with access to SIGTechs back testing environment and analytics platform.
  • Masami Johnstone, Head of Information Services, CLS, said: The collaboration with SIGTech is a revolutionary step forward for understanding FX market dynamics using a sophisticated quantitative method.
  • Find out more: cls-group.com/products/data/clsmarketdata/
    SIGTech offers a state-of-the-art cloud-hosted analytics platform that helps investment managers conduct cutting-edge quantitative research and multi-asset systematic investing.
  • Founded in 2019, SIGTech has been chosen by asset managers, hedge funds and universities around the world as their trusted technology provider in quantitative finance.

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.

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  • 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 .

DIH to Offer Financial Clients Trendrating's Trend Capture Analytics

Thursday, October 15, 2020 - 2:50pm

AUSTIN, Texas, Oct. 15, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- DIH has partnered with Trendrating to offer the company's trend capture ratings data and analytics, which dove-tail neatly with DIH's existing data offering.

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  • AUSTIN, Texas, Oct. 15, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- DIH has partnered with Trendrating to offer the company's trend capture ratings data and analytics, which dove-tail neatly with DIH's existing data offering.
  • Portfolio managers and quantitative analysts can now add a robust methodology to rate price trends, validate investment ideas, improve risk controls and capture additional alpha.
  • End users who integrate trend capture analytics into their decision process can benefit from more accurate trend assessments, vital data that fill a critical gap of market intelligence in the workflow of asset managers.
  • DIH also provides a wide variety of financial data, including trend capture analytics, reference data, corporate actions and more.

HFM European Quant Awards Celebrates Redline Trading Solutions for Best Trading and Execution Technology

Thursday, October 15, 2020 - 7:00am

LONDON, Oct. 15, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Redline Trading Solutions, the premier provider of high-performance market data and order execution systems for automated trading, won Best Trading and Execution Technology at the HFM European Quant Performance & Services Awards.

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  • LONDON, Oct. 15, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Redline Trading Solutions, the premier provider of high-performance market data and order execution systems for automated trading, won Best Trading and Execution Technology at the HFM European Quant Performance & Services Awards.
  • Encompassing the full breadth of CTA, managed futures and quant hedge funds, the HFM European Quant Awards 2020 celebrates those firms outperforming their peers as well as recognising those service providers demonstrating exceptional client service and innovation.
  • Redline Trading Solutions is the multi-award winning market access technology provider, delivering low-latency access to market data and order execution on over 180 venues.
  • Visit us at http://www.RedlineTrading.com
    Redline and InRush are trademarks of Redline Trading Solutions, Inc.
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Morningstar's Fourth Annual Study of Health Savings Accounts Shows Fidelity's HSA Remains Top Choice For Both HSA Spenders and Investors

Wednesday, October 14, 2020 - 3:30pm

This change was designed to make it easier to compare assessments between HSAs.

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  • This change was designed to make it easier to compare assessments between HSAs.
  • Additionally, the updated methodology no longer gives weight to interest rates when evaluating HSAs as spending accounts, as yields dropped to near-zero over the last year.
  • While price remains the largest driver of the investment account assessments, analysts slightly modified the way they take fees into account.
  • By using both the Morningstar Analyst Rating for funds and the Morningstar Quantitative Rating for funds , Morningstar also sharpened its quality of investments evaluations.

CreditSights Launches Global Bank Model, A Framework for Assessing Bank Credit Quality Around the World

Thursday, September 24, 2020 - 1:00pm

NEW YORK, N.Y., Sept. 24, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The independent voice of credit markets, CreditSights, Inc., announced the launch of its Global Bank Model (GBM), a new global quantitative framework for ranking bank credit quality across multiple geographic regions.

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  • NEW YORK, N.Y., Sept. 24, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The independent voice of credit markets, CreditSights, Inc., announced the launch of its Global Bank Model (GBM), a new global quantitative framework for ranking bank credit quality across multiple geographic regions.
  • Driven by fundamental and macroeconomic metrics, the model expands the coverage of CreditSights quantitative credit ratings beyond the United States and Europe.
  • The concentration of bank debt within global credit markets is significant.
  • The GBM covers over 2,500 banks across the world, including 300+ bond issuers representing over 90% of global index debt.

Global Transfer Pricing Expert Joins NERA Economic Consulting

Thursday, September 10, 2020 - 6:36pm

NERA Economic Consulting, a leading global provider of economic advice and analysis in business, legal, and regulatory matters, announced today that Dr. Niraja Srinivasan has joined the firms Transfer Pricing Practice as a Director in its Washington, DC, office.

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  • NERA Economic Consulting, a leading global provider of economic advice and analysis in business, legal, and regulatory matters, announced today that Dr. Niraja Srinivasan has joined the firms Transfer Pricing Practice as a Director in its Washington, DC, office.
  • Dr. Srinivasan assists multinational companies and clients of law firms with expert economic analysis and dispute resolution in transfer pricing for intellectual property and global supply chains, and in tax valuation matters.
  • I also look forward to joining my fellow NERA economists in shaping the evolution of a global transfer pricing policy.
  • NERA Economic Consulting ( www.nera.com ) is a global firm of experts dedicated to applying economic, finance, and quantitative principles to complex business and legal challenges.

China Chlorine Market Long-Term Forecasts 2024-2029 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Monday, September 7, 2020 - 9:29am

China's demand for Chlorine has grown at a fast pace in the past decade.

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  • China's demand for Chlorine has grown at a fast pace in the past decade.
  • The primary and secondary research was done in China in order to access up-to-date government regulations, market information and industry data.
  • Economic models and quantitative methods were applied in this report to project market demand and industry trends.
  • This market research report provides hard-to-find market data and analyses.

Chinese Fertilizers Market Report and Producers Directory 2020 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Friday, September 4, 2020 - 10:55am

Data was collected from Chinese government publications, Chinese language newspapers and magazines, industry associations, local governments' industry bureaus, industry publications, and in-house databases.

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  • Data was collected from Chinese government publications, Chinese language newspapers and magazines, industry associations, local governments' industry bureaus, industry publications, and in-house databases.
  • Interviews were conducted with Chinese industry experts, university professors, and producers in China.
  • Economic models and quantitative methods were applied in this report to project market demand and industry trends.
  • This market research report provides hard-to-find market data and analyses.