Insights

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

April 3, 2018

Impacts of Government Shutdowns

For some, it might still be a bizarre concept that the government can grind to a halt. However, the event, or at least discussion about the […]
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 […]
February 22, 2017
Higher interest rates ahead

Interest Rates… What Goes Down Must Come Up

Before the financial crisis, information about global central bank meetings was of moderate interest and included some basic news and research reporting on the event and […]
February 7, 2017
Net Neutrality at Risk?

Net Neutrality at Risk?

Net neutrality, the principal that Internet service providers (ISPs) must treat all web traffic the same, was upheld under the Obama administration. However, under a new […]
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, […]
May 3, 2016
Cuba

Breakthrough with Cuba, What Happens Next?

Editor’s Note: Since we originally published this post, President Obama has visited Cuba, and as of May 2, 2016, a U.S. cruise ship with 700 passengers […]
August 18, 2015
Cuba Libre

Cuba Libre? The Coming Tourist Revolution

As of several weeks ago, the U.S. flag is once again flying high in Havana, following the reopening of the U.S. Embassy in Havana for the […]