Developed Markets Sovereign Bonds Investing: Enhancing Style with Sentiment
Real-time news sentiment can significantly enhance the performance of traditional value, carry, momentum, and defensive style factors in the cross-section of developed market sovereign bonds.
Mitigating Risk Using RavenPack Analytics: A Research Roundtable
A growing corpus of research shows that news analytics data has proven useful in forecasting market volatility
Leveraged Loan Trading with Sentiment Data
In this white paper, author Gábor Komáromi, Head of Fixed Income Analytics at RavenPack, turns his attention to how alternative data provided by RavenPack can be purposed for leveraged loan trading.
News Sentiment Bond Strategy For Italian BTPs and German Bunds Outperforms Buy-and-Hold
The results of this study suggest sentiment data can provide a basis for forecasting the Italian (BTP) and German government bond (bund) spreads.
8 Ways to Use RavenPack’s News Sentiment Data in Fixed Income Markets
This white paper summarises eight different ways in which academics have applied RavenPack’s aggregated news sentiment data to bring knowledge to the bond and credit sphere.
Video: Enhancing Macroeconomic Nowcasters with Big Data
In this talk, Salman discusses an approach to harness big data and improve an existing nowcasting framework in order to better understand the risks and potentially enhancing the performance of investments decisions.
How to Use Event Data for Global Macro and Mid-Term Equity Trading
Webinar: how to extract signals from RavenPack event data for mid-term equity trading. We also highlight practical use cases for Global Macro, Trade War and Brexit. Co-hosted by RavenPack and Wolfe Research. Watch the highlights and request the full video and slide deck below.
News in Macroeconomics Forecasting - Video and Slides
In terms of what we have in regards to big data in the world that tells you something about economic activity. So if you want to predict microeconomic activity, then you need all the data to be infinity precise. What we do is aggregate everything into a few macroeconomics indicators, such as interest rates, balance of payments, production and so forth.
Bond over Big Data - Trading bond futures (& FX)
The author uses the RavenPack Analytics Global Macro data to create news-based economic indices (NBESI) for the U.S., E.Z, U.K. and Japan which he then tests against sovereign bond futures prices and spreads. He also tests the indices against common FX strategies.
Latest Blog Articles
Anticipating the next NFP Surprise? Mind the Sentiment!
The US economy was expected to have added nearly 1m jobs in April, but what came out on the 7th of May was a meagre +266k. 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?
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.
Watch: Focus on ESG Investing
We dive into how ESG investors are using news and sentiment data to generate alpha and mitigate risks.
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