“93% of investors believe alternative data will change the investment process” (JP Morgan Survey, 2017)

Date: 30th November 2017

Location: FactSet, Broadgate Quarter, One Snowden Street, London.

Event Information

This one-day event will detail how equity investors can use alternative data.

FactSet, a gold sponsor of the event, will host at their London offices.

Why Attend?

Asset managers interested in alternative data are booking tickets because they:

  • Want to learn how to incorporate alternative data into their equity investment process.
  • Want to catch up with the innovators and early adopters.
  • Don’t want to be left behind.
  • Are looking for new sources of alpha.
  • Are tired of traditional research from investment banks.


  • 08.15am: Welcome.
  • 09.00am: Alternative data adoption, trends and observations.
  • 09.30am: Overview of the most common alternative data categories for equity investors.
  • 10.30am: Unique datasets coming to market.
  • 11.00am: Refreshments.
  • 11.15am: Hands-on work with datasets (raw and processed).
  • 12.15am: Examples of actionable research based on alternative data.
  • 1.15pm: Lunch.
  • 2.00pm: Examples of actionable indicators based on alternative data.
  • 2.30pm: Examples of bespoke research questions.
  • Case studies (for both short term and long term equity investors).
  • 4.00pm: A panel discussion on the day. Speaker: Mark Ainsworth (Schroders), two others (TBD).
  • 5.00pm: Cocktails and networking.

Attendance is limited so register early to ensure your place.

Contact us to register.