Alternative Data Newsletter #154 – February 7th, 2020

Key Highlights Eagle Alpha’s APAC Conference in Sydney: we are delighted to announce our upcoming conference in Sydney. It will be held on April 2nd. Key Statistics for Sydney’s Conference: 150 data buyers 40 data providers 10 trade prediction presentations 400 1-on-1 meetings Register your interest at Data Strategy Webinar on the Coronavirus Outbreak: In the wake of China’s … Read more

Alternative Data Newsletter #152 – January 24th, 2020

Our flagship Alternative Data Conference was held last week in NYC and was our biggest to date.
Some key stats from the conference: 

800 registered attendees
2,500 1-on-1 sales meetings between data vendors and data buyers
500 buyers from Buyside firms, PE firms and Corporates
100 hand-picked data vendors out of >1,200 data vendors on our platform
30 round-tables led by experts
5 content streams: 1-on-1s, Buyside, PE, Corporates and Expert Hub

Alternative Data Newsletter #150 – January 3rd, 2020

We are delighted to announce Doug Laney, Principal Data Strategist at Caserta, as the keynote speaker at our NYC conference on January 16th. Mr. Laney, formerly a Vice President and Distinguished Analyst with Gartner’s Chief Data Officer advisory team, and co-founder of the Deloitte Analytics Institute, is considered a data and analytics authority and “Father of Infonomics”. Read more about his book on Infonomics here.

Alternative Data Newsletter #148 – December 13th, 2019

We are delighted to announce that Eagle Alpha’s New York conference will now include an Expert Hub stream. This will serve as a breakout room where attendees can meet with experts and speakers from our various panel sessions in a more informal small group/roundtable format. This will provide an opportunity for a more technical conversation that should appeal to engineers and data scientists at buyer firms, as well as those in strategic roles.

Alternative Data Newsletter #147 – December 6th, 2019

As the UK prepares for an unpredictable and financially pivotal election on December 12th, investors are arming themselves with alternative data given that pollsters failed to call the last two UK elections and also got it wrong when it came to Brexit and Trump. Investors are turning to news event-driven feeds, social media, web traffic, online search, opinion polls, FX flow data, betting odds and many more datasets to work out how the election might play out. If you really want to get insight into the upcoming election please get in contact at

Alternative Data Newsletter #146 – November 29th, 2019

Eagle Alpha released the second edition of its Private Equity whitepaper, “Profiting from Alternative Data”. As more and more capital flows into private markets, investors are turning to alternative data to gain an edge across deal origination, due diligence and post-acquisition. Contact Darren Laheen, our Head of Private Equity ( to receive a copy of the whitepaper, which includes great insights and use cases.