Video: Enhancing Macroeconomic Nowcasters with Big Data

Dr. Salman Baig, Portfolio Manager, Unigestion | May 30, 2019

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. Watch the highlights below, you can request access to slides and the full video.

Nowcasting can play a fundamental role in effective dynamic asset allocation by accurately assessing macro and market conditions in real-time. Incorporating new disruptive innovations, such as big data, into an existing investment process is both critical for continued success and not without perils.

This session was held at the RavenPack Research Symposium held in London on May 23, 2019 .

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