Analytics in Financial Services: A Competitive Imperative
How analytics and data are changing Wall Street.
Wednesday March 30, 2011, 8:30 AM
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Added by Jaime Fitzgerald on March 16, 2011 at 9:27pm —
Many BI platform and analytics vendors talk about the ways in which their tools enable people to acquire insights by means of analytics. That sounds like a good thing, but what do they actually mean by insights and why are insights associated with such high business value? I’m curious to know what people think about this and whether there exist any established models for measurement of insights and/or their value. Some thoughts of my own are found below.
Assuming that… Continue
Added by Tomas Andersson on March 11, 2011 at 4:00am —
I would like to say a few words about an upcoming major event for all of those interested in Text Analytics and its various uses in Social Media, Marketing and Business Intelligence. Starting on May 18th, the annual Text Analytics summit (the only conference dedicated completely to Text Mining) will take place in Boston, MA with a total of …
Added by Themos Kalafatis on February 16, 2011 at 7:23am —
These days, the sports world is full of people paying close attention to statistics....
- General Managers use unconventional statistics to find hidden value in players....
- Fans discuss stats when debating what a player is worth, how much playing time he should get and who he should be playing against.…
Added by Jaime Fitzgerald on December 12, 2010 at 10:00am —
As Business Data Grows, So Does Next-Generation Consultancy
On August 24 Inc. Magazine announced their list of the fastest growing companies in the country. Fitzgerald Analytics was ranked 2518 on the prestigious list, which is considered a hallmark of entrepreneurial success. Past members of the list include Intuit, Zappos,… Continue
Added by Jaime Fitzgerald on August 26, 2010 at 10:30pm —
Fitzgerald Analytics client Bundle.com is preparing to launch their full site with exciting new functionality in September.… Continue
Added by Jaime Fitzgerald on August 10, 2010 at 1:00pm —
Fitzgerald Analytics Announces Major West Coast Business Thrust…
Added by Jaime Fitzgerald on June 19, 2010 at 12:30pm —
Job opportunity @ the intersection of Analytics, Data to Dollars(tm) best practices, & Web 2.0 innovation -- Limited experience is ok, BUT Quantitative aptitude & massive work ethic ARE 100% required. See details here:… Continue
Added by Jaime Fitzgerald on May 29, 2010 at 9:47am —
Job opportunity @ the intersection of Analytics, Data to Dollars(tm) best practices, & Web 2.0...MUST be hard worker, quantitatively inclined, and creative.
See details here for the… Continue
Added by Jaime Fitzgerald on May 28, 2010 at 11:30am —
For Marketer’s any change in customer behaviour is a “gold mine”. Marketing to customer’s whose behaviour is changing is far more rewarding than marketing to “static” customers! But sometimes there is "too much change" and in today's market that is exactly what is happening. Marketer's need ,what we at Cequity, call a Modelling factory approach-How to build models at speed!
Gallup chief economist Dennis Jacobe concurs that "a fundamental change is taking place" in the behavior of… Continue
Added by Chandan Pathak on October 16, 2009 at 7:18am —
The interesting thing in Retail is that eventually ,competitive advantage in location,merchandize assortments & price can be replicated by competition ,but Customer experience can be a unique diffrentiator. The difficult thing about this is that Retail brands have so many touch points with customers and how do you make each of these interactions “memorable”.
Many organizations,especially in growth markets & industries are already dangerously “out of synch” from their… Continue
Added by Chandan Pathak on October 16, 2009 at 7:11am —
Companies around the world are literally drowning in data. A typical airline or retailer, for example, is collecting data from many operational systems and storing terabytes, if not petabytes, of data. But how closely do CMO’s and CIO’s actually work or are they often at cross purposes! In India and I am sure in other furiously growing markets as well, IT is so busy building the basic infrastructure to manage the business that they often ignore the strategic priorities that Marketing is trying… Continue
Added by Chandan Pathak on September 22, 2009 at 1:46pm —
Last week we launch a free behavioral tool, because we do believe that users' behavior can be used to increase site results. Some experts, talk about different people looking for different information accessing same page. Exactly with that in mind, we've just launched a free behavioral segmentation tool called "BTBuckets
" that will allow publishers to create behavioral segments. It´s an ambicious project that is being released a beta version… Continue
Added by Rodrigo Franco Polacco on November 16, 2008 at 2:28pm —
Hello Colleagues -
My question to you all is: In your opinion, how viable is San Diego, CA as an analytics hub of companies and talent?
Added by Data Miner with Lasagna on April 26, 2008 at 3:19pm —