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CFA Institute’s ESG Investment Certification Will Drive More ESG Adoption

CFA Institute, the world’s largest organization for certifying financial services professionals, will offer the first certification for ESG investing. The move will elevate the priority of ESG investment among firms and create greater demand for ESG data and products.

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Author: Will Jan

Date: March 23, 2021

LexisNexis Partnership with WorkFusion Illustrates the Evolution of AI Capabilities

LexisNexis is collaborating with WorkFusion to let AI identify adverse news on people and companies. The use of AI in third-party screening has expanded beyond client and partner onboarding to corporate ethics and reputation risk management.

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Author: Will Jan

Date: February 9, 2021

CreditSights Acquisition Highlights the Need for Better Credit Data During Difficult Economic Times

Fitch Group recently bought CreditSights to bolster its credit rating business. Traditional means of rating bonds are evolving to account for a more dynamic marketplace by adding components that provide a real-time pulse on businesses.

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Author: Will Jan

Date: February 3, 2021

Insurance – A New Revenue Opportunity for ESG Data Providers

Willis Towers Watson partners with Polecat Intelligence to account for ESG practices in corporate reputation risk assessments. With ESG data existing largely in an unstructured format, the insurance sector is helping to drive forward unstructured data analytics for the ESG solution market.

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Author: Will Jan

Date: January 20, 2021

Euromoney Acquires WealthEngine to Provide Multidimensional Assessment of Financial Clients

Euromoney is acquiring WealthEngine to let its users gain a holistic perspective on financial clients’ financial behavior. Background assessments now involve not just how a client transacts professionally but also how the individual lives life.

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Author: Will Jan

Date: January 8, 2021

Wolters Kluwer Drives Forth Opportunities in Consumer Digital Experience

Wolters Kluwer acquires eOriginal to enable digital lending transformation for banks. Online lending has garnered new traction during the pandemic, and with e-lending becoming part of the new norm, consumer information providers could see new channels for their data.

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Author: Will Jan

Date: December 18, 2020

S&P Global and IHS Markit Merger Sets New Benchmark for Data Valuation

A mega-deal between information giants demonstrates the value of combining data from different industries. Data that was once taken at face value for its worth in direct insight is now valued based on its new potential under applied analytics and machine learning.

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Author: Will Jan

Date: December 4, 2020

Moody’s to Enhance Visibility on Chinese Businesses

Business transparency remains a challenge in China. Moody’s AI is extrapolating Chinese company data to enhance visibility, turning alternative data into actionable intelligence. Information providers may find alternative data an effective means for bypassing traditional ways of obtaining insight.

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Author: Will Jan

Date: November 18, 2020

Moody’s Bolsters Its Third-Party Screening Solutions Through Unstructured Data Analytics

Not long after previous acquisitions to gain background information on companies and people, Moody’s buys a media distributor to analyze the news on these subjects. The move demonstrates the need to invest in unstructured data analytics to enable next-level insights.

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Author: Will Jan

Date: October 28, 2020