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Click to view the article Andrew Lucas Product walkthrough - Screen INFOmatch
1st March 2019 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

This product walkthrough looks at TRG Screen's INFOmatch, a database application for market and reference data contracts designed to assist market data business professionals to manage their market data costs, processes, and workflows more efficiently. We take a look at the company's background, the product's development and how it benefits market and reference data stakeholders, procurement, IT, finance and business users, as well as information departments. Sectors most likely to benefit from using INFOmatch include asset management, banks, and brokers through to corporates and data vendors.

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Click to view the article Eileen Steer Product review of D&B Hoovers (technology - search & user interface; outputs & alerts; administration)
30th January 2019 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

In the third part of this review, we focus on the technology aspects of D&B Hoovers, a sales and marketing intelligence tool. Of particular note is its clear user interface, the wide range of output options, the vendor's support, and the options for site administrators that allow them to have a higher-level view of who, when and what is being used.

Note: Full review (PDF) at https://web.jinfo.com/go/sub/report/3117

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Click to view the article Eileen Steer Product review of D&B Hoovers (key advantages; introduction; contact details)
28th January 2019 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

We last reviewed D&B Hoovers, a sales acceleration tool aimed at B2B sales and marketing professionals, in 2015 and in this first section of a new four-part review, Eileen Steer revisits the company and product. In particular, she explores how the product has changed over the past few years, its key advantages, and how it can add value to the sales and marketing professional.

Note: Full review (PDF) at https://web.jinfo.com/go/sub/report/3117

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Click to view the item Click to view the item Product review of D&B Hoovers
Friday, 25th January 2019

The acquisition of Avention and other enhancements enables D&B Hoovers to offer much more than just a sales lead identifier. Through using this tool, business-to-business sales and marketing teams now have far more intelligence to allow them to make informed decisions when targeting potential...

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Click to view the article Sophie Alexander Q&A with Kaleidoscope - comprehensive cloud-powered company research
18th December 2018 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

We find out more about Kaleidoscope, a new tool for next generation stock filings research and analytics and how it uses AI and cloud computing to do so. We interview co-founder Raul Peralta and marketeer Elise Lynch and ask them about their experience with 10-K Wizard (sold to Morningstar in 2008), and how Kaleidoscope can help researchers find company data on US, Canadian and UK filings, plus news, social media, blogs and analysis.

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Click to view the article Sophie Alexander IncFact - major information on midsized companies
27th November 2018 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

If your work involves researching private companies in the US, you'll be interested in why we recently published a mini review of IncFact, a company information and business discovery engine that covers around 3 million mainly privately held, midsized US companies.

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Click to view the article Andrew Lucas Mini review of IncFact - spotlight on privately held companies
22nd November 2018 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

This mini review looks at IncFact, a company information and business discovery engine covering up to three million US companies with a focus on those that are privately owned and midsized. We look at how IncFact can be used by companies for strategy and competitive intelligence as well as by private equity firms, and hedge funds for originating and sourcing deals and for due diligence.

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Click to view the item Click to view the item Market landscape - Bureau van Dijk
Friday, 10th August 2018

This report gives an insight into Bureau van Dijk's large product set, offering solutions for areas including: Corporate credit risk Compliance and financial crime Tax and transfer pricing Business development and strategy Corporate finance and M&A Data management...

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Click to view the article Victoria Alford AlphaSense - a search engine for financial professionals
22nd March 2018 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

Find out why you should read Jinfo's product review of specialist search engine AlphaSense and how the award-winning intelligent search engine is uncovering company and financial data and insights that others might miss.

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Click to view the article Andrew Lucas Product review of AlphaSense (technology - search & user interface; outputs & alerts; administration)
15th March 2018 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

In the third part of our product review of AlphaSense, a company search engine for analysts, researchers, and other financial professionals, we look at the way users can search and interact with the product. Specifically, its use of search and algorithms to index content, as well as machine learning. With its core focus on information on quoted companies, we look at the range of search filters and results that can be obtained and how users can upload their own content. As well as this, we take a look at the administrative functions.

Note: Full review (PDF) at https://web.jinfo.com/go/sub/report/2973

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Click to view the item Click to view the item Market landscape - private equity/venture capital resources
Wednesday, 14th March 2018

This market landscape gives an overview of 12 private equity (PE) and venture capital (VC) products: Bloomberg Bureau van Dijk Dow Jones - VentureSource FactSet Research Mergermarket Perfect Information - PI Navigator PitchBook Prequin PrivCo S&P Capital IQ...

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Click to view the article Andrew Lucas Product review of AlphaSense (sources - content & coverage)
14th March 2018 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

Continuing our product review of AlphaSense, a company search engine for analysts, researchers, and other financial professionals, we look at the range of content available. Coverage is global and users can incorporate premium content, amongst other.

Note: Full review (PDF) at https://web.jinfo.com/go/sub/report/2973

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Click to view the article Andrew Lucas Product review of AlphaSense (key advantages; introduction; contact details)
13th March 2018 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

In the first part of our product review of AlphaSense, a company search engine for analysts, researchers, and other financial professionals, we look at the company and product, its key advantages and the many awards it has won. We look at who typically uses the product, including investment managers, global banks, research firms and corporations. We also take a look at some practical use-cases including investment research, corporate strategy, mergers and acquisitions, investor relations, private equity, investment banking and business research.

Note: Full review (PDF) at https://web.jinfo.com/go/sub/report/2973

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Click to view the item Click to view the item Jinfo benchmarking report - finance and insurance
Friday, 16th February 2018

This report shows Jinfo’s benchmarking data on information services based on data collected through January 2018. In addition to review of the full dataset of 33 respondents, this report looks at results specific to the seven respondents from the financial services and insurance...

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Click to view the article Victoria Alford New year, new financial regulations
15th February 2018 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

What impact is MiFID II having on research managers and what financial and investment resources should you turn to now that the legislation is in force?

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Click to view the article Sam Luton What's the likely impact of MiFID II on financial research?
6th February 2018 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

With the era of MiFID II still in its infancy, its likely impact on the investment research sector remains unclear. This article attempts to shed some light on where the industry is now, a month into the new regime, and where it is likely to go in the future.

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Click to view the item Click to view the item Market landscape - expert networks for investment banking professionals
Wednesday, 24th January 2018

In this market landscape, we look at five products in the field of expert networks for investment banking professionals: Alphasights GLG (Gerson Lehrman Group) Guidepoint Primary Insight Third Bridge We provide a brief description of each product, a link to the product's...

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Click to view the article Sam Luton Building the mosaic - resources used inside buy-side funds to support the investment process
19th January 2018 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

The process of building an investment case within a buy-side fund is often thought of as being like piecing together a mosaic from many tiny fragments of information. This article provides a whistle-stop tour through a range of resources commonly used by firms to help their analysts find the relevant pieces.

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Click to view the item Click to view the item Market landscape - IHS Markit
Tuesday, 12th December 2017

In this market landscape we look at IHS Markit, created from a 2016 merger of IHS and Markit to focus on business intelligence, data and analytics and specialisation in energy, financial services and transportation. IHS products include consulting; directories; market insights, forecasts...

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Click to view the article Victoria Alford Dow Jones DNA significantly advances text mining
19th October 2017 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items

Read Jinfo's review of the new Dow Jones DNA (Data, News and Analytics) platform, which allows users to download large quantities of data to use in text mining and other solutions. The platform is currently in beta release.

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