For finance analysts, data has always held intrinsic value. But there's never been so much of it.
Finance is a latecomer to the crowdsourcing game, but the benefits it brings are already on show.
Neudata provides hedge funds with metadata about the vast array of alternative data sets.
Robots and Artificial Intelligence taking people's jobs is a well-worn narrative. But an equally worrying trend in the age of big-data concerns is access to information, which in the world of capital markets decides who makes money and who doesn't.