Alternative Data Newsletter #148 – December 13th, 2019

We are delighted to announce that Eagle Alpha’s New York conference will now include an Expert Hub stream. This will serve as a breakout room where attendees can meet with experts and speakers from our various panel sessions in a more informal small group/roundtable format. This will provide an opportunity for a more technical conversation that should appeal to engineers and data scientists at buyer firms, as well as those in strategic roles.

Alternative Data Newsletter #41 – December 13th

Key Highlights  Few Spots Left For NYC Flagship Conference Our conference in NYC on January 16th is now reaching capacity. A limited number of tickets are left. Register your interest NOW. This will be our first event where all three verticals of data buyers will be catered for with presentations, workshops, and vendor meetings facilitating: Buyside Funds. Private … Read more

Alternative Data Newsletter #147 – December 6th, 2019

As the UK prepares for an unpredictable and financially pivotal election on December 12th, investors are arming themselves with alternative data given that pollsters failed to call the last two UK elections and also got it wrong when it came to Brexit and Trump. Investors are turning to news event-driven feeds, social media, web traffic, online search, opinion polls, FX flow data, betting odds and many more datasets to work out how the election might play out. If you really want to get insight into the upcoming election please get in contact at

Consumer Intent Data Shows Walmart as a Clear Preference for Holiday Season

Best Buy, Amazon, Target, Kohl’s all Lag. NEW YORK and LONDON, December 4, 2019 — Analysis of consumer intent data shows WalMart gaining momentum in key holiday season categories of children’s toys, children’s clothing and electronics. Meanwhile, other big-box retailers such as Best Buy, Target and Kohl’s are all showing weakness, as is internet behemoth Amazon. … Read more