Don't wait for the quarterly report.
Don't wait for the quarterly report.

“If you are waiting to get a company’s quarterly or annual report and you think that is how you’re going to make an investment, you are dead meat. Today, BlackRock has already begun using ‘alternative data sources’ to gain more in-depth information on companies such as sales predictions, customer traffic and inventory.”

what we do...

uncover strategy

See what companies are investing in. Detect unannounced initiatives, and cross-check quarterly reports against their actual strategy.

spot opportunities

Assess a company’s competitive advantage. Compare their strategy against competitors, apples to apples.

Machine Learning.

Natural Language Processing.

Recruiting Data.
Machine Learning.

Natural Language Processing.

Recruiting Data.

the Battle of Giants uses machine learning and natural language processing to identify strategic initiatives from recruiting data. It’s the difference between knowing Amazon is investing 10% more in software developers vs. 10% more in online grocery shopping.

New hires are investments for the future.
New hires are investments for the future.

The best way to foresee a company's plans for growth is to see what new talent they want to bring in. Bold new ventures can't be tackled by current staff alone. The average force-multiplying new hire will take nearly a year to become fully productive. We believe in evidence, not rhetoric.

Who uses the data?
Who uses the data?

“Some of the world’s biggest hedge funds are leaders in snapping up large swaths of alternative data, many paying big money for it. Investment firms that use so-called quantitative strategies can pump the raw data directly into algorithmic trading models.”