An Alternative Data Primer For Airline Investors
It would be fair to say that airlines have had a turbulent 2019. The surge in bankruptcies – affecting Thomas Cook, WOW air, and flybmi – and the grounding of the Boeing 737 MAX have had widespread repercussions. At the same time, certain events can also provide profit-making opportunities. In this report, we summarise how airline investors may utilise alternative data to gain value-additive insights and, in doing so, help manage risk in these turbulent times.