On October 12th, 2023, we hosted our annual alternative data conference in London and invited two legal experts to participate in our compliance panel titled: Is Investment Data Compliance and Regulation in Europe and the UK Lagging Behind the US?” Sonalini de Zoysa Gunasekera, Legal Counsel at Systematica Investments, and Anna Maleva-Otto, Partner at Schulte Roth + Zabel LLP joined to discuss the complexities surrounding the current state of alternative data compliance and regulation happening in Europe and the UK as opposed to the US. In this report, we expand on various topics highlighted during the panel session and discuss the evolving regulatory landscape. Key legal considerations including insider trading and MNPI and how they are treated in different jurisdictions are discussed first, and more recent financial data considerations are highlighted later.
Join us on December 7th, 2023, for an engaging and insightful webinar as we dive into the world of alternative data in “2023 Private Equity Use Cases for Deal Sourcing & Due Diligence.” Register now and secure your spot to learn more about revolutionizing your data strategy and compliance initiatives.
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Investing in energy markets can encompass a wide range of opportunities, including traditional fossil fuels, renewable energy, energy infrastructure, and related technologies. Historically, investments in oil and gas exploration and production have generated substantial returns during periods of high oil prices, especially during the price spikes of the 1970s and early 2000s. However, macro effects during those periods were not similar.
In this episode, Brendan Furlong, Head of Data Sourcing & Advisory at Eagle Alpha, speaks with Felipe Torres about his time working in the alternative data world, the data from G2 Data, and the use of firmographic data for investors.
In this episode, Brendan Furlong, Head of Data Sourcing & Advisory at Eagle Alpha, speaks with Ed Lavery about his rise in alternative data, the data from Placer.ai, and their new role with Bloomberg.
In this episode, Brendan Furlong, Head of Data Sourcing and Advisory speaks with Max Warren, Team Director, Financial Institutions Sales. Max discusses why it is important to understand the quality of Sensor Tower’s panel and what is different from peers. As App data can be large Max highlights how their analyst team can help clients understand the nuances of using app data. Max also gives some examples of how the data can be used and discusses how the Pathmatics data can be a differentiator.
San Juan, Puerto Rico, September 7th, 2023 – Gulp Data, the leader in data-backed loans, and Eagle Alpha, a leading provider of alternative data solutions to buyers and vendors, today announced their partnership to ensure that business owners have more ways to monetize their data and access fast, dilution-free funding.
On this episode of Eagle Alpha’s Profiting From Data Podcast, host Brendan Furlong, Head of Data Sourcing and Strategy at Eagle Alpha, sits down with Garrett DeSimone, PhD and Head of Quant Research at OptionMetrics. We hear from Garrett on his background and transition from academia to OptionMetrics which is a leading data vendor covering the options market with end of day pricing and volumes back to 1996. The company also provides analytics on option market “greeks” and “option surfaces” that institutional investors can use to gain alpha opportunities or to hedge positions.
Investing in technology involves unique challenges and opportunities. The sector often commands higher valuations, reflecting its above-average growth potential. Yet, even unprofitable tech companies can hold huge valuations, demanding careful consideration of company details, product offerings, and competitive landscapes. Technology companies are also associated with continuous innovation and considerable expenditures on R&D projects.