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April 5, 2022

ESG Controversy Detection
March 2022

Tracking the ESG events surrounding companies, products or individuals associated to your brand, portfolio or supply chain can help you manage corporate and investment risk.

March 16, 2022

RavenPack listed as “Top 100 Next Unicorns” 2022

Viva Technology, the biggest startup and tech event in Europe, publishes its 2022 "Top 100 Next Unicorns", its annual list of the 100 most promising scale-ups in Europe.

March 11, 2022

ESG Controversy Detection February 2022

Tracking the ESG events surrounding companies, products or individuals associated to your brand, portfolio or supply chain can help you manage corporate and investment risk.

March 7, 2022

Measuring the Emotions that led to Russia’s Invasion of Ukraine

RavenPack has identified the emotional rollercoaster and turning points leading up to Russia’s decision to invade Ukraine.

March 3, 2022

Credit Suisse reaches $1Bn milestone working with RavenPack

Credit Suisse trades more than USD 1 billion in derivatives linked to the Credit Suisse RavenPack Artificial Intelligence Index

February 21, 2022

RavenPack wins Alternative Data Vendor of the Year Award

The Risk Awards are the longest-running and most prestigious awards for firms and individuals involved in risk transfer markets and in risk management.

September 22, 2021

RavenPack Launches New Multilingual Artificial Intelligence (AI) Platform to Monitor Risks Globally

RavenPack announces the release of RavenPack Edge, a new AI platform that collects, reads, and analyzes billions of documents to help businesses better monitor and mitigate emerging risks.

May 12, 2021

Anticipating the next NFP Surprise? Mind the Sentiment!

Could news sentiment have helped us see the negative NFP surprise coming and is it something we should be adding to our NFP checklist going forward?

April 15, 2021

News Analytics Data Can Help Forewarn of Market Risks

Traditionally used by hedge funds to drive alpha-generating strategies, news analytics data also has applications for assessing financial market risks, as the deep dive into the research below shows.

April 06, 2021

Watch: Focus on ESG Investing

We dive into how ESG investors are using news and sentiment data to generate alpha and mitigate risks.

April 05, 2021

Watch: Understanding Risk Through the Data Mosaic

Presented by Peter Hafez at AI and Data Science in Trading Virtual Event 2021

March 12, 2021

Bridging the Quantamental Divide: Applications in 2020 and 2021

Quantamental investing is an increasingly popular hybrid approach that combines scientific rigor with discretionary verve. How did the approach prove useful in 2020 and how might it be applied to market themes in 2021?

February 18, 2021

News Sentiment: The Latest Pathway to Track and Trade Around ESG

Take advantage of news analytics to enhance ESG investing, from monitoring the performance of companies to building alpha-generating trading strategies.

February 18, 2021

A News Sentiment Analysis of the Italian Sovereign Debt Market in 2021

Research shows news analytics can provide an added dimension to sovereign debt analysis - what can it tell us about the impact on markets of the most recent crisis in the Camera?

December 18, 2020

10 Things We Learned From News Analytics in 2020

Summary of 10 of the most interesting data insights we drew from news analytics and sentiment data in 2020.

December 01, 2020

Profile of a Sentiment Trader

RavenPack data is used in an increasing number of academic fields for research work that involves quantifying market sentiment.

October 13, 2020

Trading Small-Caps Comes With Risk and Rewards

Trading Small-Caps Comes With Risks and Rewards, Could News-Based Strategies be the Ideal Solution?

October 06, 2020

New RavenPack Earnings Date Dataset Powered by Wall Street Horizon Provides Institutional Investors with Alpha Boost

Calendar earnings changes and news sentiment shows evidence of alpha generation, according to RavenPack’s new data science study

September 24, 2020

The Most Coronavirus-Sensitive Stocks from 12 Sectors, 25% of all News About the Pandemic, Lockdown Talk Rises

In this update, we ask what are the stocks most heavily impacted by media hype about the Coronavirus?

July 20, 2020

How Would News Sentiment Strategies Have Performed During the Corona Crisis Compared to Broker Research?

A recent study ranked over 150 brokers according to how profitable their research recommendations would have been during COVID - and they included signals based on RavenPack data.

June 29, 2020

Machine Learning @ RavenPack: Improving Sentiment Models With Better Inputs

At RavenPack we are developing our next-gen platform and we are publishing some of our research findings with the NLP community at large. You can read our latest research below, and take a 2-minute survey to get involved in our BETA program.

June 23, 2020

Headlines that Damage Reputations and How to Trade Them

Market overreactions following bad news headlines are usually temporary and can provide the basis for a profitable contrarian trading strategy.

June 22, 2020

RavenPack Launches Insider Transactions Data Solution Including Sentiment Analysis

Transactions made by company insiders can provide a clue to approaching fundamental developments that will impact on share prices and in combination with news sentiment can provide a powerful new source of alpha.

June 17, 2020

Second Wave Fears and the June 11th Market Sell-off

What caused the recent market meltdown? The media has argued that the Coronavirus “second wave” fears are most responsible for the drawdown (hardest hit on June 11th).

April 13, 2020

Quantifying the Fear of a Global Pandemic

A recent paper by Wolfe Research reveals how high-impact developments around volatile events, such as the coronavirus pandemic, can be quantified systematically using sentiment data, and applied in financial market forecasting.

March 23, 2020

The Rise of the BioPharma Stock Market: A Race for a Coronavirus Vaccine

Biopharma has provided one of the few defensive sectors during the coronavirus rout and our news sentiment data can help investors make the most of it.

March 11, 2020

How to Select the Right Alternative Datasets

It used to be the case that hedge fund managers would actively seek out novel alternative datasets to provide them with an edge, but now, following exponential growth in the sector, and a mushrooming of available datasets, they are faced with the opposite problem: how to make the right choice from so many options

March 10, 2020

How Traders are Using Forex Sentiment to Gain an Edge

Advances in technology now mean computers can rapidly scan vast quantities of online news quicker than the blink of an eye. Their subtle artificial intelligence and language processing capabilities also make it possible for them to distinguish authorial viewpoints and measure Forex ‘sentiment’.

March 02, 2020

Ex Credit Suisse Trader Q&A: RavenPack’s Superior Client Handling Won Me Over

Fixed-income traders are increasingly turning to alternative data as markets enter challenging times, and RavenPack stands out amongst vendors for its superior client handling, says one former investor.

February 25, 2020

Review: Jack Schwager’s Market Wizards from an Alternative Data Perspective

Jack Schwager’s interviews with top traders highlights their decision-making processes - but how could RavenPack data have added value, if any?

February 21, 2020

How NLP Can Distil Value From Businesses’ Own Internal Data

In romantic comedies it’s not uncommon for the main character to realize their best friend - out of familiarity overlooked - is actually the one they’ve been looking for all along... The point is that it is often easy to overlook the value of what is sitting right in front of you.

February 03, 2020

A Novel Approach to Assessing Municipal Bond Returns Using Big Data

In a recent study of the U.S. muni-bond market, Professor Stephanie F. Cheng at Tulane University takes an interesting and novel approach to applying RavenPack news sentiment and event data.

January 28, 2020

How Big Data Can Enhance Commodity Trading Strategies in 2020

2020 promises to be a volatile year for commodities but the good news is that RavenPack data can help traders navigate any potential troubled waters.

January 17, 2020

Struggling Asset Manager’s Increasingly Resort to Alternative Data

A mix of increased competition and sustained stock market growth is forcing active asset managers to seek out more innovative sources of alpha.

January 13, 2020

10 Ways News Sentiment is Providing Value to Investors - Best of 2019

In the last year, both our own and independent research continues to make a strong case for RavenPack news sentiment data adding substantial value to investment decision-making.

November 27, 2019

RavenPack Leading Alternative Data Vendor as Chosen by Investors

Institutional investors earmarked RavenPack as the data vendor they would most likely use in the future, according to a survey by MachineByte, a platform dedicated to spreading the word about alternative data in finance.

October 11, 2019

Video: How Much is Your Personal Data Worth?

Our panelists discuss how governments and corporations harvest and use personal data, and how they profit from it.

October 11, 2019

The Coming Political Fight over Personal Information and Who Owns those Data

Robert explores the emerging question of whether the data are people’s personal property and examines the responses to the new business model based on monetizing people’s personal information. Watch the highlights and request access to the full video and slides.

October 10, 2019

Video: How to use Sentiment Based Alternative Data to Enhance a Leveraged Buyout Model

Milind introduces a Quantamental investing model and synopsizes a sentiment signal, derived from alternative data. Watch the highlights of this presentation, you can also request access to the full video and slides.

October 10, 2019

Video: Why Natural Language Processing is the Crown Jewel of A.I.

Natural language processing (NLP) is a key area of research in Artificial Intelligence (AI) that helps computers understand, interpret and manipulate human language. Watch the full video.

October 10, 2019

Video: Machine Learning-Based Transaction Cost Analysis in Algorithmic Trading

Swagato formulates a methodology using machine learning to sift through troves of order execution data to identify key drivers of algorithm performance.

October 10, 2019

Video: How an Asset Management Firm is Unlocking Alpha From their Own Emails, Messages and Files

Peter presents a real case study showcasing how a fundamental asset management firm is leveraging RavenPack technology to transform their own emails, messages, and files into trading signals to create alpha-generating strategies. Watch the highlights of this presentation, you can also request access to the full video and slides.

October 10, 2019

Video: What it Really Takes to Tease Out Alpha from Big Data

In this panel, speakers discuss how financial institutions are going about monetizing non-traditional big data sources to generate both investment and operational alpha. Watch the full video.

October 09, 2019

Video: The Uses and Misuses of Machine Learning in Finance

Dr. Simonian addresses the types of questions that asset owners should be asking when speaking to managers who claim to use machine learning in their investment process.

October 09, 2019

Video: Independent Components for Natural Language Processing

Gordon explains how to use Independent Component Analysis to reveal latent factors hidden within news sentiment, and how to use latent factor analysis to make predictions. Watch the highlights of this presentation, you can also request access to the full video and slides.

September 10, 2019

RavenPack Automates the Detection of Key Relationships Across the Supply Chain and Competitive Landscape

RavenPack today announced a new service that automates finding relationships between securities and market-moving events

May 30, 2019

Video: Taking Control of Your Data

Panelists discuss how governments and corporations go about harvesting information about you, what they do with it, who they provide it to, whether it is right or wrong and even how much money is being made from your personal data. Watch the highlights below, you can request access to slides and the full video.

May 30, 2019

Video: Why Privacy Matters - Ethically and Commercially

Lately the question of privacy has taken on a whole new significance: namely, the economic imperative for data managers and companies to balance the commercial benefits of exploiting personal data with the commercial loss of developing a reputation as an unreliable guardian of users' privacy. Watch the highlights below, you can request access to the full video.

May 30, 2019

Video: “New Money” and the Future of the data-Driven Economy

Panelists talked about the implications of living in a data-driven economy, dominated by those who have access to data and artificial intelligence, and how this paradigm shift will affect the future of business and finance. Watch the highlights below, you can request access to the full video.

May 30, 2019

Video: Why Money Doesn’t Grow on Trees for Investors

Panelists discuss how financial institutions are going about monetizing big data sources and touch on some of the difficulties and challenges faced by the industry in generating real monetary returns from these efforts. Watch the highlights below, you can request access to the full video.

May 30, 2019

Video: Dispelling Myths About Machine Learning for Systematic Investing

Tony reviews some of the main misperceptions and wrong assumptions about applications of Machine Learning in systematic investments. Watch the highlights below, you can request access to slides and the full video.

May 30, 2019

Video: How to Make a Billion Dollars Through Cybercrime

Computer security expert Graham Cluley offers practical insight on how financial firms are being targeted, and shines some light on a mysterious and elusive global crime ring. Watch the highlights below, you can request access to slides and the full video.

May 30, 2019

Video: Getting the Most out of Alternative Data - a Systematic View

Chris discusses how alternative data can be integrated into a systematic investment process and give an overview of some of the techniques that Cantab uses to enhance the value that alternative data can contribute to a portfolio. Watch the highlights below, you can request access to slides and the full video.

March 19, 2019

RavenPack Launches New Portfolio Sentiment Ranking Tool

RavenPack announced today the launch of a new portfolio ranking tool based on sentiment factors. The new tool provides on-demand ranking of more than 50,000 companies to help financial professionals build stronger portfolios.

January 14, 2019

How Top Investment Banks Use News Sentiment Data

With the emergence of alternative data, the alpha-landscape is currently getting seriously disrupted. The winners will be the firms that understand how to embrace and take advantage of all of the new opportunities arising from data abundance.

November 28, 2018

AI and Data Science in Trading interview Peter Hafez, RavenPack's leading alt data and AI specialist

Since joining RavenPack in 2008, Peter Hafez has been a pioneer in the field of applied news analytics, bringing alternative data insights to the world’s top banks and hedge funds.

November 28, 2018

AI & Data Science in Trading Interview Armando Gonzalez, RavenPack's expert in applied big data & AI technologies

Armando is an expert in applied big data and artificial intelligence technologies. Here he answers our questions on the prospects for the alt data market and RavenPack’s latest innovations.

October 22, 2018

RavenPack Debuts Analytics Search, a Smart Search Tool for the data-Driven Investor

RavenPack, the leading provider of big data analytics to financial institutions, today launched for its customers a new tool that allows users to search across 20 years of news, social media, and other textual content and generate insights for investing and trading, risk management and compliance.

October 09, 2018

Generation AI - The New data-Driven Investor: Event takeaways, slides & videos

Recently, RavenPack hosted its 7th Annual Research Symposium in New York titled “Generation AI: The New data-driven Investor”.

October 09, 2018

Big Data and Machine Learning in Investing: Current Misconceptions and the Path Ahead

View an extract of this session held at the Generation AI: The New data-Driven Investor event in September 2018.You can also access the full video.

October 08, 2018

The Neural Networks Survival Kit for Quants

View an extract of this session held at the Generation AI: The New data-Driven Investor event in September 2018.You can also access the full video and slides.

October 08, 2018

Is Big Data a Big Opportunity - or a Big Problem?

View an extract of this session held at the Generation AI: The New data-Driven Investor event in September 2018.You can also access the full video and slides.

October 08, 2018

Video: Big Data, Big Impact: How Data is Reshaping Finance

In this panel, we discuss how financial institutions can ensure that the potential of Big Data is actually realized by: 1) leveraging the breadth, volume, and timeliness of available data; 2) developing machine intelligence that is continuously learning and improving; and 3) understanding the economics that make a data strategy work. Watch the highlights below, you can request access to the full video.

June 13, 2018

New Award: RavenPack Wins for Best Machine-Readable News Service

And yet another award in 2018 for RavenPack, this time as a recognition on our Machine-Readable News.

May 29, 2018

Text Analytics: How it serves the financial sector

Text analytics has become an increasingly sought after tool in the financial sector. With more than 80 percent of textual data in an unstructured form, it is now turned into valuable data-driven analytics.

May 24, 2018

The Big Data & Machine Learning Revolution: Event takeaways, slides & videos

Due to popular demand, RavenPack recently brought its Annual Research Symposium back to London, titled “The Big Data & Machine Learning Revolution”. Here are my personal takeaways from the event. I also linked to each individual presentation.

May 22, 2018

What is Real and What is Marketing Hype in AI and Big Data?

View an extract of this session held at the London Big Data and Machine Learning Revolution event in April 2018.You can also access the full video and slides.

May 22, 2018

Quant Trading 101

Session held at the London Big Data and Machine Learning Revolution event in April 2018.You can also access the full slides (video pending compliance approval).

May 22, 2018

Next Steps in Machine Learning for Finance

View an extract of this session held at the London Big Data and Machine Learning Revolution event in April 2018.You can also access the full video and slides.

May 22, 2018

Machine Intelligence in Capital Markets - Panel

View an extract of this session held at the London Big Data and Machine Learning Revolution event in April 2018. You can also access the full video.

May 22, 2018

Lessons from Facebook for the Alternative Data Industry

View an extract of this session held at the London Big Data and Machine Learning Revolution event in April 2018.You can also access the full video and slides.

May 22, 2018

Market-Moving Event Detection: Latest Innovations

View an extract of this session held at the London Big Data and Machine Learning Revolution event in April 2018.You can also access the full video and slides.

May 22, 2018

Equity Portfolios with Machine Learning & Alternative Data

View an extract of this session held at the London Big Data and Machine Learning Revolution event in April 2018.You can also access the full video and slides.

May 22, 2018

The Strategic Importance of Data Science in Discretionary Investing

View an extract of this session held at the London Big Data and Machine Learning Revolution event in April 2018.You can also access the full video and slides.

May 22, 2018

How to Avoid the Alternative Data Pitfalls? (Panel)

This panel addresses what key areas financial institutions should have in mind when looking at alternative data to avoid wasting resources on alternative datasets doomed not to provide value.

May 21, 2018

Financial Market Context with Alternative Data & Machine Intelligence

View an extract of this session held at the London Big Data and Machine Learning Revolution event in April 2018. You can also access the full video and slides.

March 20, 2018

5 Signs The Financial Sector Has Entered a Big Data and Machine Learning Revolution

Armando Gonzalez, RavenPack CEO, discusses the 5 key signs that the financial sector has entered a big data and machine learning revolution. Watch this short video from his presentation and read more insights below.

February 22, 2018

10 Tips to Avoid an Alternative Data Hangover

This year’s Battlefin Discovery Day 2018 was held in Miami where global industry leaders shared their extensive knowledge on alternative data to an audience of banks, hedge funds and asset managers.

October 27, 2017

The Big Data & Machine Learning Revolution: Event take-aways, slides & videos

Recently, RavenPack hosted its 5th Annual Research Symposium in New York titled “The Big Data & Machine Learning Revolution”. Here are my personal take-aways.

October 26, 2017

Credit Suisse to launch the Credit Suisse RavenPack Artificial Intelligence Sentiment (AIS) Index

This milestone collaboration with Credit Suisse shows the increased value our news analytics can provide to equity investors.

September 21, 2017

The Game Has Changed: The Traditional Quant is a Dying Race

Peter Hafez speaking to a class of Financial Engineering students at Columbia University

September 21, 2017

Panel: Prepare your Organization for the Big Data Revolution

How do you prepare your organization for the big data revolution? Are you part of the change or will your firm be overthrown by the new world order?

September 20, 2017

RavenPack Opens Its Big Data Analytics Platform to Fundamental Investors

New enhancements and functionality empowers wider investment community to construct trading signals from big data

September 19, 2017

From Signals to Returns: Different Modeling Choices

Miquel explores the most common approaches and introduces a new framework to address the portfolio allocation problem in the different signal-factor-security spaces.

September 19, 2017

The New Age of data-Driven Finance

James discusses recent work that leverages large-scale employment data to better understand firm performance, evolution, and labor markets.

September 19, 2017

Lean Intelligence: The Rise of the Industrial Revolution in Investment Research

Ichihan's findings should provide lean thinking in trading/investment R&D processes for both quantitative and fundamental managers.

September 19, 2017

Build Your Own Signals: A Language for Describing Sentiment Indicators

What if you could develop new signals on demand, in a matter of minutes?

September 19, 2017

Introduction to the Big Data & Machine Learning Revolution

Armando shows why we are experiencing a Big Data and Machine Learning Revolution.

September 19, 2017

AI: Long Run Threat or Opportunity – what might the future bring?

Over thirty years of the growth death and rebirth of AI, key themes have emerged that tell us a lot about the future.

September 11, 2017

Global Markets in Focus as Hurricane Irma Bears Down

News of Hurricane Irma has been all over the airwaves as the most intense Atlantic hurricane in over a decade blasts its way through the northern Caribbean and onto the United States.

July 20, 2017

Big Data Highlights Stocks To Watch This Earnings Season

Earnings season is now well underway in the US and so far investors like what they see, if market reaction and sentiment metrics are anything to go by.

July 17, 2017

AMAZON vs. ALPHABET: Two Disruptive Companies With Different Paths to Success

How to Use Sentiment Analysis for Security Selection

July 11, 2017

How to use Natural Language Processing in Quant Investing

In the face of an ever-increasing amount of financial news, investors need the right tools to cut through the noise to uncover the signal behind the latest move in the markets.

June 27, 2017

How to Succeed in Quant Investing with Big Data Analytics

At the recent “Battle of the Quants” event, which took place at the Union Club in New York, I was fortunate enough to give the keynote speech talking about “Exploiting Alternative Data in the Investment Process”. Given the feedback at the event, I wanted to share my views more broadly of what I believe is required to succeed in today’s world of quant investing.

June 26, 2017

Investment Ideas: Sentiment Analysis of Global Macro & Geopolitical Risks

With an improvement in inflation outlook and a corresponding recovery in macroeconomic sentiment, portfolio managers and investors may contemplate seizing the opportunity and reconsidering their investment bearing.

June 16, 2017

“Pockets of Risk” in Global Economy Signaled by Artificial Intelligence & Sentiment Analysis

Artificial intelligence (AI), particularly the use of natural language processing (NLP) and sentiment analysis on news, continue to be a fertile ground for global macro investors seeking out new ways to generate alpha.

May 31, 2017

Video presentation of RavenPack self-service data and visualization platform

Full presentation of the RavenPack self-service data and visualization platform by our CEO, held at RavenPack launch event of our self-service data and visualization platform, London, May 4th

April 25, 2017

The New RavenPack Analytics: Event Detection on Steroids

The new platform is powered by a new dataset, which takes advantage of our latest innovations in deep textual analysis, generating a 4.7x increase in the amount of events detected compared to RavenPack’s previous product. We call the new dataset: RavenPack Analytics!

March 21, 2017

RavenPack Secures $5M Investment, Deploys New Big Data Platform

Secured $5 million backing from Draper Esprit to democratize big data analytics in finance.

November 28, 2016

data Hoarding and Alternative Data In Finance - How to Overcome the Challenges

What is the alternative data that financial institutions are hoarding, what are its challenges and opportunities.

October 03, 2016

RavenPack Expands Premium Content Coverage in Big Data Analytics by Partnering with The Fly

RavenPack, the leading provider of big data analytics to financial institutions will begin processing content from The Fly, a premium digital publisher of financial news.

July 25, 2016

RavenPack Partners with Alliance News to Provide Big Data Analytics to UK Focused Investors

RavenPack, the leading provider of big data analytics to financial institutions, is adding an essential source to their analytics platform by partnering with Alliance News, a real-time newsroom dedicated to the UK market.

July 22, 2016

Event take-aways, slides & videos - Reshaping Finance with Alternative Data

Recently, RavenPack hosted its 4th Annual Research Symposium in New York titled “Reshaping Finance with Alternative Data”.

June 16, 2016

Video: Creating and Using Information through Predictive Analytics in Finance

A review of key issues in performing predictive analytics on data in a financial context.

June 16, 2016

Video: News, Networks, and the Incorporation of New Information into Price

In this talk Ned explores what the resulting structural characteristics of such “ownership networks” mean for the functioning of modern financial markets.

June 16, 2016

Machine Learning, News Analytics, and Stock Selection

In this presentation, Yin Luo (Deutsche Bank) finds news sentiment data adds significant incremental predictive power to his machine learning based global stock selection models.

June 16, 2016

Video: Reshaping Finance with Alternative Data

Our CEO gives an overview of the event and discusses how alternative data sets can reshape finance.

June 16, 2016

The Future of Investing in the Data Economy

Michael describes what is the Data Economy and what challenges it creates for investors. He also details his vision for the future of investing in the data economy, and highlights lessons from the industrial revolution that can apply to finance today.

June 16, 2016

Video: Exploiting Alternative Data in the Investment Process

The emergence of big data in finance has shifted the alpha focus away from being faster to being smarter than the competition.

June 16, 2016

Panel Discussion: Disrupting Finance: The Impact of Alternative Data in Financial Markets

The panelists describe how using alternative data sets for investing and trading differs from previous approaches utilizing traditional data.

June 08, 2015

Apple Needs Good News From WWDC To Match Price Momentum

Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference kicks off in San Francisco Monday and it’ll be keenly watched by Apple fans and analysts alike for new product launches and enhancements.

March 24, 2015

Video: How to Read the New and Social "Human Ticker"

Howard discusses some of the ways people are mining this stream for insights.

March 09, 2015

Apple Watch Hype Has Not Lifted Sentiment

In just an hour, at 5pm GMT Monday, the Apple Spring Forward event kicks off in San Francisco. The new Apple Watch is expected to be on show.

February 18, 2015

News Sentiment Not As Strong As US Earnings Season Would Suggest

US earnings season is drawing to a close it appears over two thirds of companies that have reported so far have beaten expectations.

February 17, 2015

Wal-Mart Sentiment Soft Ahead of 4Q Earnings

Sentiment toward Wal-Mart, which reports its Q4 earnings before the bell Thursday, has declined over the quarter, while its share price has seen a $10 move higher.

September 14, 2014

Bitcoin Investing Enhanced by Media Attention and Sentiment

Bitcoin investors have had a crazy old ride the last few years, but had they used media sentiment and attention to condition when to get in and out of the crypto-currency they would’ve been a lot better off than a buy-and-hold strategy.

August 14, 2014

Is Spain Outperforming Germany? RavenPack Sentiment Says Yes

There’s been a bit in the press recently about the Spanish economy outperforming Germany.

August 07, 2014

Global Tensions on the Rise in 2014; Sentiment at Lowest, Events Count Highest

Last weekend my wife remarked how torrid the world appeared to be at the moment. Indeed, unless you’ve had your head in the sand, you’ll know global tensions have been on the rise this year.

June 15, 2014

Which Media Sources Really Move the Market?

Technically, whoever got the scoop moved the market. So the most scoops wins, right? Or is it that certain publications move markets regardless of scoops.

May 14, 2014

The Challenges of Social Media Analytics

As we expand RavenPack's coverage from regular news sources to social media, including Twitter.

February 24, 2014

Video: Measuring Real-Time Political Risk, A Case Study

Ian presents a case study on quantitatively measuring country-level political risk in real-time.

February 24, 2014

Video: Revisiting the Impact of Public Information on Equity Prices

Clara has studied the relationship between public news and equity price movements.

July 09, 2009

When does News become Noise?

There are over 100,000 unique English language stories on average about finance published daily from reputable sources like Dow Jones, Bloomberg, Reuters, and other newswire services.