RelateTheNews releases package for SEC Edgar data as open source

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After 4 years of focusing on analyzing financial news for sentiment RelateTheNews is adding a new source of analysis data to their portfolio of alternative data, SEC Edgar filings. Applying the proprietary AI and natural language processing (NLP) engine created by RelateTheNews to SEC Edgar corporate filing data will provide RelateTheNews clients with an effective […]

Quantitative investing rapidly evolving due to ML, AI and alternative market data

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Each day quantitative investment firms are faced with the challenge of finding and capitalizing on opportunities in the global financial markets. To effectively achieve success in the markets, financial market participants are now faced with the task of evaluating, consuming and acting on billions of pieces of unstructured data. Alternate market data providers provide a […]

RelateTheNews market sentiment data continues to demonstrate Alpha

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First sample macro strategy demonstrates alpha January 2017 provided the first look at a sample trading algorithm utilizing RelateTheNews market sentiment data, the Insight Index®, to drive effective alpha. This sample strategy is confirmation of the capability of RelateTheNews’ proprietary approach to analyzing sentiment contained within journalistic news sources. Providing these results in a white […]

Big Data transforming investment landscape when coupled with key elements

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“There was widespread agreement that Big Data and Machine Learning is transforming the investment landscape across different trading frequencies, with more than 80% of participants expecting a reduction in relevance of traditional data sources…” – JP Morgan Big data is transforming the investment industry Our post earlier this year noting that 2017 is the year […]

RelateTheNews alpha driving news sentiment data selected for FinTech awards competition

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RelateTheNews is pleased to announce that for two years running we have been selected to compete in the Benzinga FinTech Awards competition. Our industry leading sentiment analysis of news and the resulting alpha driving proprietary sentiment signals are part of why we have been selected for two years to compete in the Finding Alpha category. The […]

MIFID II bringing research unbundling and new forms of research to the U.S.

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MIFID II’s research unbundling requirements begin to take full effect in 2018 and global asset management firms are responding by standardizing their approach across regions. As these global firms continue to adapt to the ever changing regulatory environment; Greenwich Associates recent report covered by The Trade “found large buy-side firms with a presence in multiple […]

MIFID2 Provides Buy-side with opportunity to explore valuable independent research

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“The unbundling of research and execution entailed by MiFID2 is going to overhaul the whole research industry…” – Guillaume Andreu In the timely and insightful article on LinkedIn “Unbundling of research and execution induced by MiFID2 spawns the rise of FinTechs on ​​the research market” by Guillaume Andreu, FinTech firms in the research arena as well […]