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 […]

$17.8B Buy-Side trading budgets shifting to data

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For the last 4 years big data has accelerated as a global focus across a multitude of industries. 2018 is no different. Financial market participants such as hedge funds, quantamental funds and buy-side firms of all types continue to embrace this use of big data generally provided through alternative data providers. The article”Buy-Side Set to […]

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 […]

RelateTheNews invited to participate in 2018 Benzinga FinTech Awards

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RelateTheNews to participate in 2018 Benzinga Fintech Awards We are pleased to announce our selection for the third consecutive year to the Benzinga Fintech Awards competition. This industry leading event will be held May 2018 in New York City. For 2018 RelateTheNews will be competing in the “Finding Alpha through Data” category. Our industry leading […]

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 […]

Pythons, Pandas and more – The Big Data Zoo for Stock Markets

Posted Posted in Alpha, Big Data, Development, FinTech, trading strategy

Many of the world’s largest hedge funds employ some of the most talented data scientists, quants and computer engineers; often exceeding the supposed intellectual capabilities of firms such as Google or Apple. These engineers, scientists and quants spend their days seeking new ways to create alpha. Often in the pursuit of building these new trading algorithms a […]