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Neudata sponsors AI and Data Science in Trading, New York 2019

Neudata are pleased to announce our bronze sponsorship of the Artificial Intelligence and Data Science in Trading event, which will take place in NYC on 19th-20th March 2019. Daryl Smith, Head of Research at Neudata, will be presenting on the topic of innovations of alternative data, and our CEO, Rado Lipus, will take part in a panel discussion on emerging business models in alt data as well as the next "hot" data sources and regions.

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The Story of Alternative Data in Japan

According to industry trends (both anecdotal and empirical), the Japanese alternative data landscape is generally seen to be at an earlier stage of development than its European and US counterparts. In the following piece, we shed some light on the state of the market by looking at (1) domestic demand for alternative data (2) challenges faced by local data providers, and (3) some unique sources of consumer spending data from this region.

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Allfunds Education Lab (Lab 2) – Investor-Centricity, Milan 2019

On 29th January 2019, our Senior Vice President, Ian Webster, will be speaking at the Allfunds Education Lab in Milan. The Lab 2 event explores the theme of "investor-centricity" and Ian will be presenting on the topic of alternative data sources.

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Crude oil: Deriving alpha from satellite data

There are many factors that impact the price of crude oil, such as production, imports/exports, and geopolitical events. However, it is widely accepted that inventory levels are one of the most crucial drivers of the asset’s price in the market. In this Intelligence report, we discuss whether crude oil storage estimates, specifically those obtained through satellites, can generate alpha to institutional investors interested in gaining an edge on pricing.

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Job postings data: A leading indicator of share price performance and macro trends?

We highlight key findings from a research paper published by data science company that analyses an alternative provider of labour market data, covering the near-universe of online job vacancy postings. The paper analysed the potential of online job ads for: 1) predicting key US labor statistics, 2) forecasting stock returns and industry sales of the energy equipment and service sector, and 3) assessing the relationship between a firm’s online job postings growth and its operational and stock performance.

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Black Friday 2018 debrief: looking ahead to 4Q18 results

With Black Friday 2018 behind us, we look at some of the key insights that alternative data providers have derived from their e-receipt, advertising, and clickstream datasets. Based on these insights, we provide a round-up of some key takeaways, including the winners and losers of this year’s holiday period. Companies mentioned include, but are not limited to, Target, Amazon, Walmart, Costco, and Pandora.

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Alternative Data Going Mainstream

Greenwich Associates identifies Neudata as a brand leader within the alternative data space and claims that Nasdaq's acquisition of Quandl is "an Inflection Point for the Industry."

In the recently published Greenwich Associates 2018 Alternative Data Customer Journey Study, Neudata scored third highest in terms of brand recognition, following closely behind the newly-acquired Quandl and satellite data firm Orbital Insight.

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December 2018