Insights

Our take on the latest trends and activity in the world of finance, technology, and beyond.

December 18, 2018

Secret Weapons In Building A Winning Enterprise Sales Organization

By Kiva Kolstein, AlphaSense CRO Every enterprise sales organization needs a secret weapon or two in its arsenal. True secret weapons are unexpected, used at the […]
December 10, 2018
Jack Kokko AI Summit

Boosting Productivity For Knowledge Workers With Augmented Intelligence

Artificial intelligence is playing a larger role in the workplace today. Companies across all different types of industries are figuring out how AI can best improve […]
December 6, 2018
Amazon Go Grocery Trends

Amazon Go, Whole Foods, And The Future Of Grocery

It’s no secret: the way consumers shop is changing. And grocery is no exception. According to Tim Madigan, Vice President eCommerce, Tyson, one out of every […]
December 5, 2018
Early Adoption Augmented Intelligence

Benefits Of Early Adoption Of Augmented Intelligence

What drives business leaders most critical decisions? Data. But the leader with the best data, or the most data, doesn’t automatically win. What matters is the […]
November 30, 2018

U.S.-China Trade War Timeline: Mapping Industry Trends

The trade war between the United States and China has been a topic of contention throughout 2018. Proposed tariffs have touched almost every industry, shaking up […]
November 27, 2018
Netflix vs. Disney Streaming Services

Disney vs. Netflix: The Next Big Streaming Services Fight?

In 2019 Disney will launch its streaming service, Disney+, a prime competitor to the incumbent streaming service leader, Netflix. As cord cutting continues unabated and classic […]
October 31, 2018

Proposition 112 Poses An Existential Threat To The Colorado Oil Industry

With just a week to go to until election day in the United States, the oil industry is on edge about a new initiative on the […]
October 19, 2018

Mid-Earnings Season, What are Companies Saying About The Wage Debate?

The discussion regarding wages in the US is a never-ending story. This year, the topic is becoming even more visible, perhaps due to 2017 tax cuts […]
October 16, 2018

Your New Secret Weapon: AlphaSense Private Company Search

Whether you’re seeking M&A opportunities, guiding your clients, or observing new entrants in your industry, it’s essential to be aware of emerging private companies in your […]
October 16, 2018

Want to Close More Deals? Use These Tactics from Winning Political Campaigns

By Kiva Kolstein, AlphaSense CRO The 2018 midterm elections are around the corner, and campaign news from both sides of the aisle are beginning to flood […]
October 1, 2018

A Look at Pharma’s Focus on CTLA-4, the Protein Researched by 2018 Nobel Prize Winners

The 2018 Nobel Prize in Medicine has been awarded to James P. Allison, the chair of the department of immunology at the University of Texas’s MD […]
September 12, 2018

A Day in the Life of an Analyst

While every day brings on different challenges, as an analyst there are some things you can’t avoid. You need to understand what a company is doing […]
September 6, 2018

Welcome to the New AlphaSense

Today we launched a simpler and easier to use interface, enhancing clients’ productivity and allowing even more insights to be uncovered. Like our new logo, which […]
August 15, 2018

Understanding Reactions to the Volatility Surrounding the Permian Oil Basin

In the oil and gas markets, both Wall Street and Main Street participants float in volatile waters. Cyclical cross-currents can whip market direction 180 degrees in […]
July 30, 2018

Part 2 of 2: Reactions to Trump’s Steel Tariffs Are All Over the Map

In part one, I used the AlphaSense platform to explore how U.S. companies are reacting to Trump’s policy regarding steel tariffs. Now, let’s dig into the […]
July 25, 2018

A Look at the Artificial Intelligence Powering AlphaSense

What powers AlphaSense’s semantic search technology? Analyst firm Cognilytica, experts in artificial intelligence, machine learning, and cognitive technologies, recently examined the technology behind the AlphaSense platform’s […]
July 20, 2018

Get Smart On The Competition Faster With AlphaSense Real-Time Email Alerts

When it comes to competitive intelligence, you could manually research your market peers and hope for the best. But wouldn’t you rather be notified with salient information […]
July 16, 2018

Part 1 of 2: Reactions to Trump’s Steel Tariffs Are All Over the Map

Trade topics are dominating headlines recently. While a certain number of these topics, such as the US relationship with China, might be too opaque for now, […]