Data beats opinion >>> weekly update on alternative data
1. Dataset of the week: U.K. consumer transaction data.
2. Case study of the week: Online data points to weakness for sportswear retailers and manufacturers.
3. Events: Discussion of legal and compliance considerations will be held on 26th July in London.
4. Dataset access: A global trade nowcasting data provider is doing meetings in London on 26-30th June.
5. Articles of the week: 1) Data scraper’s case v. LinkedIn; 2) How finance exploits news, sentiment and alternative data; 3) The machine learning regulatory challenge.
6. Update on Eagle Alpha’s solution.