Alternative Data Newsletter #167 – May 8th, 2020

Key Highlights

The countdown is on to our Virtual Data Conference where attendees can access complimentary 1-on-1 meetings with over 100 data vendors and engage withth 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 Day 2 & Day 3 panelists announced

  •  Todd Schmucker, former Director, Data Sourcing & Strategy at Balyasny Asset Management.
  • Peng Cheng, Head of Machine Learning Strategies at J.P. Morgan
  • Matei Zatreanu, Founder of System2
  • Darren Voges, Data Strategy Consultant – Formerly VP, Business Development at Yodlee, ADP & ARM Insight.
  • Preston Caldwell, Senior Analyst for Morningstar Equity Research.

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.

Paid tickets Day 2 + Day 3 $199.

Default Reveal Tool – Coming Soon!

Default Reveal is a new concept in modeling that involves the integration of multiple nontraditional, almost real time data sources from some of the top vendors in trade payments, payroll, job listings, sentiment and credit to discover private and public companies that move from a healthy to distressed financial status. It is a first of a kind framework for uncovering distressed investment opportunities.

Data Strategy Webinar – May 14th

We are hosting a webinar next week (May 14th) on traditional data sources, specifically tick and flow data. The webinar will have speakers from an algorithmic software provider, an alternative data vendor on fund flow data and a presenter with a use case and backtesting of FX flow data.

Data Diligence: The Missing Method In M&A Due Diligence

Recommended read: An article in Forbes this week written by Doug Laney, keynote speaker of our upcoming conference.

At their own peril, PE firms, boards and CIOs discount the financial value and market potential of corporate data assets, especially during times like these. Currently, we are in the throes of not only a pandemic-prompted recession but also on the cusp of a massive global economic reconfiguration. As a result….

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.