Alternative Data

Hedge Funds are Relying on Alternative Data Insights to Gain an Investing Edge

Hedge Funds are Relying on Alternative Data Insights to Gain an Investing Edge

The thing about data that we all know is that it is growing at a rate that no human, organization or machine can process individually. However, what a lot of us tend to forget is that while high quality or expensive data does not guarantee successful strategies, bad data does ensure failure at the operational …

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How to Convert your Company’s Big Data into Actionable Data

How to Convert your Company's Big Data into Actionable Data

The amount of data that is generated today in an hour is astounding. It can be a valuable asset for those who know how to leverage this data; for others, not so much. But the real question is how do you use big data to achieve the results you have been hoping for? A lot …

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Big Data in Insurance: How Insurers can leverage Big Data Insights

Big Data in Insurance

Just like all the other industries affected by big data, insurance hasn’t been untouched either. The insurance industry is increasingly looking towards insights derived from analysis of big data. Initially, only 9% of the insurers were interested in big data projects, but that number rose up to 25% in 2014. In today’s scenario, almost 40% …

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Data Journalism: How Data Scraping Creates a New Scope for Journalists

Data Journalism: How Data Scraping Creates a New Scope for Journalists

As the internet expands and the technology advances, there is more and more every day we can do with the information that is generated each day. As big data comes into play, unusual information sources have cropped up, which upon analyzing can give insights into human behavior and consumption patterns. This has been a boost …

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6 ways Businesses can Optimize Big Data in the Supply Chain

6 ways Businesses can Optimize Big Data in the Supply Chain

There is virtually no sector in the economy that has remained unaffected with the advent of big data. Insight mining has become the core of any decision ever taken and continues to drive the market based on consumer behavior patterns and habits. Amidst such transient scenarios, retailers often wonder how they can use big data …

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How Can Big Data Analytics Enhance the Demand-Supply Cycle in Retail

How Can Big Data Analytics Enhance the Demand-Supply Cycle in Retail

There has virtually been no sector in the market today that has been left untouched by the wave of big data analytics. Every process of a business has been automated and made efficient. One such process which is an essential part of every e-commerce industry is the optimization of the Demand-Supply cycle. In 2017, a …

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How Big Data Analytics enables Merchandising Optimization in Retail Stores

How Big Data Analytics enables Merchandising Optimization in retail stores

Have you ever looked at something longingly and then decided to not buy it. And then a few hours later you get a notification that the dress you loved is now on sale and suddenly you find yourself in the app and paying for it? Well, you have been nudged! Today’s industry is seeing a …

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GDPR Compliance: What is it and How Your Must Prepare for it?

GDPR Complaince: What is it and How Your Must Prepare for it?GDPR Complaince: What is it and How Your Must Prepare for it?

The newly released update, The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR),  is EU’s latest data protection regulation. Coming into force in May, it introduces significant new rights for those living in the EU, such as the right to request information on all data a company holds on them and for it to be deleted, as well as …

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How to Evaluate if your Business is Ready to use Big Data Insights?

How to Evaluate if your Business is Ready to use Big Data Insights?

It is easy to jump the bandwagon for every new trend that floats the market and more. But what is more important than using that trend is analyzing that if your business is ready to take on all that is being offered. When people hear the word Big data Insights, they often mistake it as huge …

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How These 4 Major Retailers are Using Big Data Analytics to Run a Profitable Business

How These 4 Major Retailers are Using Big Data Analytics to Run a Profitable Business

With the trend of big data having swarmed the market, everything is about being three steps ahead in the game. Companies like Uber, Netflix and Amazon have been pioneering in their fields by using insights collected from data analysis. They use big data for everything. Right from product development to predicting what kind of movies …

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