Piper Sandler Companies is to acquire Cornerstone Macro, an independent research firm that offers macro research and equity derivatives trading to institutional investors.
Research & Analytics
Exabel, a data and analytics platform for investment teams, is partnering with LinkUp to deliver a new insights platform for LinkUp’s investment clients.
Parameta Solutions, the flagship brand of TP ICAP’s Data & Analytics division, has launched a global post-trade analytics platform, Trading Analytics.
Bloomberg has launched BQuant Enterprise, a public/private-cloud-based analytics platform (the BQuant Enterprise Platform) for quantitative analysts and data scientists in financial markets.
Novus Partners, a portfolio intelligence company servicing both asset capital allocators and hedge fund managers, has made significant updates to its platform as it relates to the ingestion and analysis of ‘deep’ portfolio data.
Preqin has entered a partnership with the Indian Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (IVCA), under eligibility from the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI), to produce performance benchmarks for alternative investment funds (AIFs) as an official benchmarking agency.
Northern Trust is to take an equity stake in Essentia Analytics, a provider of behavioural analytics and consulting services.
Causality Link, an advanced, AI-driven financial information technology provider, has launched the third generation of its platform. The technology now includes automated hourly alert queries, the Key Performance Indicator (KPI) Navigator Tool, an expanded scope of system detection and more.
Macrobond, a provider of global economic, aggregate financial and sector data for finance professionals, has teamed up with financial and data company FactSet to provide top-down researchers with insight into the dynamics of global equity markets.
SimCorp, an independent provider of SaaS investment management solutions, has partnered with Qontigo, a provider of analytics and indices, and part of the Deutsche Börse Group.