Alternative Data Capacity Building

Learn how investment firms and corporations leverage external data to generate actionable insight, make strategic decisions, and create alpha-generating trading algorithms.

The global alternative data market size went from $60 million dollars in 2015 to $1.7 billion in 2020 - and is expected to multiply 10X to reach $17 billion by 2027.

This explosive growth is demand-driven: investors relying only on traditional market data suffer from portfolio crowding and alpha decay. So around 50% of large hedge funds (above $1 billion AUM) have set up alternative data teams, while a further 20% plan on doing so.
To stay competitive, investment professionals must keep pace.

To stay competitive, investment professionals must keep pace.

Up to 40% of the workforce at asset management firms will require fundamental re-training in portfolio management and asset administration, according to a recent report, where the use of better data and analytics will transform roles.

Our library of knowledge resources is here to help.

It includes the world's first alt data course aimed at working professionals in the finance industry.Learn more

Our corporate workshop

Book a custom corporate workshop with one of our faculty experts to bring external data best practices to your company.

Workshops can have an in-person, virtual, or hybrid format, and are tailored to clients’ particular business needs.

Learn how pioneering companies leverage external data for unorthodox insights, improved financial forecasting, better decisionmaking, business and competitive intelligence, and more.
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