Alternative Data Newsletter – February 2nd, 2017

Data beats opinion >>> your weekly update on the alternative data space

1. Dataset of the week: A Chinese transaction data provider.

2. Case study: Online data showed Fitbit lost ground to Garmin in Q4 2016.

3. Innovators: “Alternative Data for Alpha” report from Greenwich Associates.

4. Events: Artificial Intelligence & Data Science, 1-2 March 2017, London.

5. News articles of the week: computer-driven hedge funds, investors ignore big data at their peril.

6. Update on Eagle Alpha’s offering: Data Sourcing.

Alternative Data Newsletter – January 26th, 2017

Data beats opinion >>> your weekly update on the alternative data space

1. Dataset of the week: Company-level import and export data.

2. Case study: Search trends point to weakness for Coach.

3. Legal & Compliance: PSD2 explained.

4. News articles of the week: LinkedIn gives access to B-to-B insights, decrease in sell-side pessimism.

Alternative Data Newsletter – January 26th, 2017

Data beats opinion >>> your weekly update on the alternative data space

1. Dataset of the week: Company-level import and export data.

2. Case study: Search trends point to weakness for Coach.

3. Legal & Compliance: PSD2 explained.

4. News articles of the week: LinkedIn gives access to B-to-B insights, decrease in sell-side pessimism.

Alternative Data Newsletter – January 19th, 2017

Data beats opinion >>> your weekly update on the alternative data space

1. Dataset of the week: China auto industry data provider.

2. Case study: Search data correctly pointed to Burberry regaining momentum.

3. Case study: Eagle Alpha’s data partner predicted China’s trade balance.

4. Innovators: NN IP benefits from sentiment analysis.

5. News articles of the week: Open source intelligence in use, the new gold rush?

6. Update on Eagle Alpha’s offering: Bespoke Projects.

Alternative Data Newsletter – January 5th, 2017

Data beats opinion >>> your weekly update on the alternative data space

1. Dataset of the week: a mobile industry data provider.

2. Search data used to analyze the software vertical.

3. Data vendors fail to hide personal information according to hedge funds.

4. News articles of the week: credit card data, payment innovation in China.

Alternative Data Newsletter – January 5th, 2017

Data beats opinion >>> your weekly update on the alternative data space

1. Dataset of the week: a mobile industry data provider.

2. Search data used to analyze the software vertical.

3. Data vendors fail to hide personal information according to hedge funds.

4. News articles of the week: credit card data, payment innovation in China.

Alternative Data Newsletter – December 15th, 2016

Data beats opinion >>> your weekly update on the alternative data space

1. Dataset of the week: a global mobile app download and usage data provider.

2. News article of the week: a new 1 billion AUM hedge fund to incorporate alternative data.

3. China autos: average transaction price of luxury models falls significantly in November.

4. How much is your personal data worth?

5. Deloitte’s Casey Quirk survey: leading managers are developing data about customers and markets to fuel proprietary analytics.

Alternative Data Newsletter – December 1st, 2016

Data beats opinion >>> your weekly update on the alternative data space

1. Bank of England using online search and micro linked data to nowcast the housing market.

2. HPQ: alternative data suggested revenue upside ahead of quarterly report.

3. Big data reshaping how analysts view China’s economy.

4. “The value of data is in the eyes of the beholder.”

5. Dataset of the week: [x] monitors store location visits and is even able to track within shopping malls.