Best Practices: Considerations for Implementing Alternative Data into Your Workflow and Building a Team
This article highlights several considerations for asset managers aiming to implement data into their workflow including data strategy considerations, data procurement, and onboarding considerations, data platform and integration methods, and building a team/outsourcing.
Eagle Alpha's Data Strategy Monthly Newsletter – May 2022
This month the data strategy newsletter looks at alternative data market trends, macro data, our UNBOUND wrap, the SEC’s Risk Alert, alternative data for insurance, and a buyside case study on Capital Fund Management (CFM).
Double Bottom Line: A Quantitative Framework for ESG Investing
On April 6th, we held our UNBOUND conference in midtown New York. Josh Kazdin presented the keynote for the event. Josh leads sustainability alpha research at BlackRock’s Systematic Active Equity group.
The App, e-Commerce & Amazon Economy: Data Trends, Observations, and Predictions for Public and Private Companies
On April 6th, 2022, we held our UNBOUND conference in midtown New York. This session, led by Apptopia, kicked off with an overview of app data capabilities and the type of insights investors can get from it.
Hackathon 5: “The Endemic & War – Winners and Losers in Hospitality, Travel & Leisure”
On April 6th, 2022, we held our fifth Data Hackathon (sponsored by Exabel) during our UNBOUND conference in midtown New York. The Data Hackathon is an Eagle Alpha event that brings data vendors and experienced analysts/data scientists together around a single research question.
A European Hedge Fund's Focus on Hiring Top Talent to Drive the Alternative Data Initiative
This European-based hedge fund heavily invests in R&D and mainly hires PhDs in physics, mathematics, and economics for its research teams. The company uses an academic approach when constructing its strategies, paying close attention to potential alpha decay.