New Content Expands Real-Time Global Coverage of Business and Economic News That Affect Markets, Companies and Investment Decisions
May 03, 2016 – San Francisco, Calif. – AlphaSense, provider of the revolutionary AlphaSense search engine for financial professionals, today announced that Financial Times content is now incorporated into the company’s research engine. The Financial Times is one of the world’s leading business news organizations, and it is recognized across the globe for providing news, analysis and commentary daily on global financial markets. Access to Financial Times content is available immediately to AlphaSense users that have a group subscriptions license with the FT.
“Accessing some of the most thoughtful reporting on news, markets and companies from the Financial Times through our intelligent search and alerting technology allows our users to further expand the information edge they gain through AlphaSense,” said Jack Kokko, CEO and co-founder of AlphaSense. “The Financial Times adds another source of highly respected news coverage to our platform that influences markets globally and provides a critical tool for experts in business to gain perspective in real time on how events impact the wider economy.”
Sue Cassidy, Head of Channel Management at the Financial Times, is equally enthusiastic. “As a digital-first and audience-first news organization, we constantly explore partnering up with other innovative organizations to distribute our content with a digital-first strategy in mind. AlphaSense is a unique channel partner that works with us to meet the needs of the global financial services community.”
The Financial Times Content Technology Module makes it easy for AlphaSense users to:
- Receive real-time access to all Financial Times content, including highly-respected blogs such as FT Alphaville
- Explore global and regional coverage of themes and companies they care about to make better informed investment decisions
- Apply AlphaSense’s intelligent search and Smart Synonyms technology to automatically capture all the relevant information that is often missed with traditional search technology
- Set real-time alerts to receive critical news the moment it breaks
- Financial Times content is indexed and available to search alongside all other AlphaSense content, providing users a one-stop research engine
A free trial of AlphaSense is available for qualified institutional investors.
For more information, visit www.alpha-sense.com or call 1.800.719.4120 or +44 (0)20 7038 8438.
About AlphaSense, Inc.
AlphaSense provides a revolutionary search engine for knowledge professionals. Our clients include many of the world’s largest investment and advisory firms, global banks and corporations. The AlphaSense subscription service makes our clients dramatically more productive and allows them to discover critical data points and trends that others miss, providing them with an information edge. AlphaSense users can rapidly search and discover key data points, while also tracking impactful new information with intelligent alerts. AlphaSense was recently recognized among the Forbes Fintech 50.
About the Financial Times
The Financial Times (FT) is one of the world’s leading news organizations, recognized globally for its authority, integrity and accuracy. The FT provides a broad range of essential services, including news, comment, data and analysis, to a growing audience of internationally minded professional. Our enterprise products and services, used by more than 3,000 organizations worldwide, helps our clients to be more productive. They achieve this by extracting FT intelligence that is relevant to their businesses, delivered using the technologies that suit them best.