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 […]

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 […]

AI and the emerging technology cycle in financial markets

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An article this week brings to the forefront the challenges facing artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning(ML) for the financial markets. Using Paul Tudor Jones’ experience creating a trading black box as one example of the ground yet to cover when applying the use of AI, ML and computers to create greater returns in the […]

RelateTheNews releases next level of sentiment data for its financial markets sentiment analytics service

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Three-year daily financial news study increases alpha capability Global financial markets’ newest alternative data and analytics application RelateTheNews continues to expand its alpha generating sentiment and natural language analytics data library to meet the high demand for proven alternative data by global quantitative hedge funds, quantamental managers and active asset management firms. The latest dataset […]

Aircraft carriers, the financial capitol of the world and alternative market data

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Join Us in New York to extend your AlphaMeet us in NYC on June 14, 2017 to learn more about RelateTheNews’s proprietary sentiment analysis of news and text based big-data for the capital markets. From quant hedge funds to leading asset managers, market participants are benefiting from RelateTheNews data to drive alpha and manage risk throughout the […]

Managing Risk in alternate market data

Posted Posted in Alpha, Big Data, FinTech, Research, Risk Management, Trading

This last week a report from Bloomberg News of a prominent alternate market data provider being fined by the SEC due to alleged stock promotion scams brought to light a potential risk when using alternate market data. Combined with the ever present concept of fake news these are cautionary tales that financial institutions and traders must extend […]

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 […]