Tag: Alternative Data

Refinitiv Calls for Standardisation of Alt Data

Refinitiv has announced the findings of its ‘A New Dimension of Data – Building an Open and Trustworthy Alternative Data Ecosystem report in collaboration with Open Data Institute (ODI), within which the firm has called for greater industry standardisation around the collection, distribution and use of alternative data (alt data). The report was written using desk […]

Knoema Buys Adaptive Management

Knoema, the provider of an end-to-end data and knowledge management platform that integrates, visualises, and autonomously discovers data assets within enterprises, has announced the acquisition of Adaptive Management, an alternative data aggregator and solutions provider. Financial terms of the transaction are not being disclosed. This acquisition will combine Knoema’s platform and global data repository with Adaptive’s […]

In the FICC of it

The first thing to note is that the In the FICC of it podcast now available in the iTunes Store, so it will be even easier for you to get your weekly fix of our editors, Colin Lambert and Galen Stops, ranting and rambling about all the latest and greatest news in the FX industry each week! […]

Study Shows Long-Only Investors Looking to Alternative Data

Traditional “long-only” investors are joining quantitative early-adopters in using alternative data to achieve investment alpha, according to a new study from Greenwich Associates. Nearly half of investment managers that participated in the study said that they use alternative data, with another quarter planning to do so in the next 12 months. Meanwhile, the study shows […]