Alternative Data Newsletter #166 – May 1st, 2020

Key Highlights

Register for our upcoming Virtual Data Conference to access complimentary 1-on-1 meetings with over 100 data vendors and access 4 days of industry-leading keynotes and panels.

1-on-1 Vendor Meetings Platform

Register for our conference to gain COMPLIMENTARY access to our roadshow and conference booking system.

Virtual Data Conference – More Speakers Announced

Join us May 19th –  23rd.

4 days of content, 4 themes, book 1-on-1 meetings with over 100 vendors.

Register to attend Day 1 complimentary.

Early Bird Price Day 2 + Day 3 $169 until Sunday May 3rd.

Search Management Tool

Have you recently explored Google Trends data for insight into the changing consumer mindset, but have been frustrated with the lack of reliable historical normalization, cumbersome high frequency data restrictions, and volatile trend updates? Eagle Alpha’s Search Management Tool solves this with a simple API to construct backtest-ready data for integrating straight into your process.

Buyside Whitepaper

The buyside report is the 7th in a series of reports published by Eagle Alpha. The majority of the report is dedicated to 100 case studies that are based on third party datasets as well as Eagle Alpha’s own proprietary datasets and analysis.

What’s New?

  • Discussion on how alternative data is now mainstream.
  • Updated section on data use cases.
  • 40 new case studies added.

COVID-19 Report – People Movement

European and US cities showing early signs of recovery from low point in March. Geolocation data used to track people-movement on an aggregate level is showing some cities starting to recover from the low points seen in March.

Eagle Alpha and the same geolocation data was sourced by the Economist yesterday.

Full article is available here.

FISD Webinar

Join the FISD Alternative Data Council Webinar on “Getting Data to Flow”.

Thursday, May 7th at 10:00am EDT, 3:00pm BST, 4:00pm CET, buyside data experts from the Council will share their experiences, ideas and learning points for enabling easier adoption of new alternative data sources, followed by a responsive vendor panel.

COVID-19 Report – Sector-Company Risk Report

Communications and Financial Sectors to see Significant Disruption from COVID-19. The Employee Profiling COVID-19 dashboard hosted on Eagle Edge shows sectors and companies that are most at risk from the Coronavirus outbreak.

Analyst Roles

Man Group are advertising the following job openings:

  1. Data Science Analyst
  2. Senior Analyst – Data Sourcing and Strategy