Quants that are starting out typically encounter the challenges below:

  • We will fall behind if we don’t innovate our research process >> Teach-in
  • We don’t have a good understanding of what alternative data is >> Teach-in
  • We want to keep on top of best practice and not fall behind the curve >> Thought Leadership
  • Understanding the legal and compliance side of alternative data is critical for our firm >> Thought Leadership
  • We don’t have budget for a data procurement person(s) >> Data Sourcing
  • We need to know what are all the alternative datasets available worldwide >> Data Sourcing
  • We need to know what datasets the market has access to  >> Data Sourcing
  • We need thoughtful teasers on alternative datasets in order to make our screening more efficient  >> Data Sourcing