Insights

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

February 20, 2018

The AI-Augmented Analyst

The use of Artificial Intelligence (AI) can transform industries and companies worldwide. There are already amazing applications now available everywhere, especially in the financial services industry. […]
December 5, 2017

Net Neutrality – FCC on Ctrl+Z Mode

The Federal Communications Commission recently announced they will vote on December 14, 2017, to suspend the landmark Obama-era regulation that ensures equal access to the Internet […]
November 14, 2017

What is the Real Threat of Amazon Entering Pharma?

Speculation of Amazon entering the pharmaceutical space drastically spiked in October 2017. The topic has been top of mind for health care companies ever since. Running […]
July 11, 2016
Brexit

Q2 2016 Market Insights: Brexit Impact

While the second quarter of 2016 saw a continued rebound from the drop in the markets we experienced in the first quarter, the dominating story of […]
June 29, 2016
AlphaSense Blog - Brexit

Brexit Insights Found on AlphaSense

The old adage, “markets take the stairs up and the elevator down,” certainly seems appropriate in light of the UK’s referendum vote to leave the EU, […]
April 12, 2016
Fintech

Does Invest-Tech Have a Place in a Fintech-Funded World?

If you haven’t yet heard, there is currently quite a bull market in all things Fintech-related. Every day, there’s a new headline proclaiming how the newest […]
March 8, 2016
The Times

The Times They Are A-Changin’

The last few years have not been kind to stock pickers and active management in general. From long-only, benchmark-driven funds to hedged equity strategies, beta has […]