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CloudQuant CEO Morgan Slade speaking on second panel "Smart Beta – Identifying true factor exposure and understanding factor correlation" at "The Trading Show" – 17th September 2020
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CloudQuant CEO Morgan Slade speaking on second panel "Smart Beta – Identifying true factor exposure and understanding factor correlation" at "The Trading Show" – 17th September 2020

CloudQuant CEO Morgan Slade speaking on second panel "Smart Beta - Identifying true factor exposure and understanding factor correlation" at "The Trading Show" - 17th September 2020
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CQ Benzinga Fintech Award Nomination – November 2020
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CQ Benzinga Fintech Award Nomination – November 2020

Those of you who already know us know that we deliver possibly the best unified alternative data research archive in...
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Crux Summit on Data & Sustainability
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Crux Summit on Data & Sustainability

CloudQuant invites you to attend a Crux discussion on Data & Sustainability featuring 30 leaders from tech companies around the...
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≈9% Return for Shelter at Home; ESG Investing
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≈9% Return for Shelter at Home; ESG Investing

Investing in ESG has been crazy in the past few months. A recent market-neutral backtest showed a 8.73% return (Sharpe of 4.98) for the period of January 1, 2020, to April 22, 2020.
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Waffle House
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Waffle House

CloudQuant LLC analysts, believe that Waffle House will be announcing a cryptocurrency in conjunction with Starbucks ($SBUX). WaffleBux proceeds will be used to build new Waffle House establishments in the exit lane of Starbucks drive-throughs. See link for more info...
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ESG for the Short Seller with Alt Data
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ESG for the Short Seller with Alt Data

Short-selling opportunities exist using ESG Alternative Data
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The Value in Machine Learning Alternative Data for Investment Managers
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The Value in Machine Learning Alternative Data for Investment Managers

A long-short portfolio outperforms the equal-weight S&P 500 ETF by 37.9%/year (after transaction costs) using Precision Alpha Alternative Data. Over 91.5% of the total return is pure alpha.
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Environmental Social and Governance (ESG) Alternative Data Sets
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Environmental Social and Governance (ESG) Alternative Data Sets

As Managed Funds decrease in popularity and Passive Funds take over there has been one bright spark for Fund Managers as Investors have realized that they can dramatically influence the behavior of companies through their investments.
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The Battle of the Quants : Big Data – London 2019
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The Battle of the Quants : Big Data – London 2019

In their fourteenth year of hosting the leading quantitative event worldwide, the Battle of the Quants – BIG DATA, has become the definitive event in the quantitative space for investors, managers and data buyers looking for key industry influencers, decision makers and investment opportunities. The Battle of the Quants curates carefully selected systematic investors and managers leading the way into the new world of Artificial Intelligence, Data Sets, Machine Learning, Digital Assets, Blockchain and Quantum Computing. Attendees include HNWI’s, Family Offices, FoF’s, Institutional Investors, Systematic Hedge Fund Managers, Data Providers and Data Buyers.
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CloudQuant Proves the Value in Environmental Social and Governance Alternative Data
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CloudQuant Proves the Value in Environmental Social and Governance Alternative Data

CloudQuant LLC has proven the value in the G&S Quotient Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) alternative dataset. The detailed data science study shows a long-short portfolio with a five-day or twenty-day position holding period produces an investment strategy with single year Sharpe Ratios as high as 2.046 and Alphas as high as 5.24%. The study shows that the dataset is highly distinct from other standard and so-called “smart-beta” factors.
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Web Scraping a Stock Symbol’s URL using Yahoo Finance with Python for Alternative Data Links
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Web Scraping a Stock Symbol’s URL using Yahoo Finance with Python for Alternative Data Links

Alternative Data is growing as a necessary weapon for traders and quantitative investors. Yet there are many barriers to alternative data success. (Includes python code)
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CloudQuant CEO John Morgan Slade presenting at THE TRADING SHOW – CHICAGO 2019

CloudQuant CEO John Morgan Slade will be taking part in THE TRADING SHOW - CHICAGO 2019 on Wednesday 8th May...
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Podcast Money Matters Top Tips with Adam Torres – John "Morgan" Slade CEO/CIO of Cloudquant

John "Morgan" Slade, CEO of CloudQuant and CIO of CCM, appears on the Money Matters Podcast with Adam Torres February 27th 2019.
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Battle of the Quants
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Battle of the Quants

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=loSaaWe9wfk&feature=share "Recognizing a lack of conferences focusing exclusively on the growing quantitative hedge fund community, hedge fund visionary Bartt C....
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A Data-Driven Christmas
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A Data-Driven Christmas

‘Twas the week before Christmas at the North Pole finishing all the project was the Head Quant’s Goal. Santa was wanting the newest naughty and nice list. Presents are needed for all good engineers and analysts. In California, they want a fire restoration tree and plant seeding robot. In Michigan, they want distribution channels for their new legal pot.
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