Professional investors can now use Similyzer, a new tool from Style Analytics to instantly compare of funds on a wide variety of metrics.
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Athena Systems has launched four new product offerings are aimed at hedge funds, institutions, brokers, and outsourced trading desks.
Fund managers and exchanges likely to come out of Covid-19 as best performers in financial services, says finnCap
Fund managers and exchanges are likely to emerge from the Covid-19 crisis as the best relative performers compared to other financial services sub-sectors, according to the latest ‘finn-ancial Times’ published by adviser and broker finnCap Group. While lenders will be at a disadvantage, figures show the sector overall appears in a strong position to recover.
Refinitiv is expanding its data distribution agreement with Yieldbroker to provide Bank Bills pricing to customers. The partnership enables Refinitiv to provide market participants with information relating to short-term funding, balance sheet management, hedging strategies, necessary instrument valuation, and risk management.
Bloomberg has released major upgrades to Enterprise Access Point, the company’s ready-to-use data website, with a new self-service marketplace that empowers Data License clients to more easily discover, access, and immediately use content from both Bloomberg and third parties.
The alternative fund management industry is witnessing a huge rise in the volume and diversity of data being ingested, as technology innovation facilitates firms in their research and portfolio construction activities; not to mention using advanced analytical tools to improve the quality of fund reporting.
By Roger Aitken – Trendrating, a specialist in trend capture analysis with a focus on helping customers more effectively profit from bull markets and avoid bear phases, has made its ratings data and analytics available to Bloomberg Data License clients via the Bloomberg Enterprise Access Point (BEAP).
In a recent white paper entitled Evolution in Asset Management, SEI pointed out that 70 per cent of US fund managers are currently looking to deploy advanced analytics in the front-office. The field of data science and machine learning-based data analysis is helping to transform how fund managers think about data to gain a competitive edge.
IHS Markit, an information and analytics provider, has acquired Catena Technologies, a global regulatory trade reporting firm based in Singapore.
Scorable has launched a new AI-powered solution enabling asset managers to monitor corporate bonds and credit spreads and to anticipate rating changes before they occur or markets price them in.