Data Analytics continues growth in the Financial Markets

Alpha

This week SunGard Data Systems increased its capability to analyze trading data through a partnership with Google. The use of big data analytics is not new to the financial industry. Whether the goal is to analyze trading data or fundamental data to determine ways to increase trade profitability, identify new investment opportunities or manage risk […]

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Does social media impact the stock markets?

Investing

In a recent article from The Trade over half of traders think that social media does impact the market.  In their article (“Half of traders say social media generates alpha”)they mention that over half of professional traders believe there is opportunity to capture alpha(essentially your risk adjusted return, see Investopedia for a more detailed definition) […]

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Relating News to Your Investments

Investing

As investors, we know it is critical to understand the impact that news plays in financial markets. Personal investors and traders are targeted & overwhelmed with information about “how to invest,” “where to invest,” and what stocks and mutual funds are the best investments. Our goal at RelateTheNews.com is to empower investors to make the best decisions […]

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