NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Alexandria Technology, the leading Natural Language Processing (NLP) technology for the investment industry, today announced it is working with FactSet, a global provider of integrated financial information, analytical applications, and industry-leading service, to bring corporate Earnings Call Sentiment analysis to FactSet users.
Alexandria’s text classifiers scan investment documents to extract actionable information for investment professionals. FactSet clients can now capture insights from 1.7 MM transcripts covering a wide universe of publicly traded companies around the world. This gives users the power to identify positive versus negative calls for companies in a sector or global stock universe, quickly see the biggest themes from a call, and how those themes have changed over time.
This collaboration unites two industry leaders within their respective domains and provides FactSet users with a valuable and differentiated data set. Ultimately, the combination of Alexandria’s text analysis and FactSet’s earnings calls data should offer measurable performance improvements to institutional investors.
“We are very pleased to expand our work with FactSet and bring our powerful analytics to its earnings call data. FactSet is a world-class financial data and analytics firm, ubiquitous in the investment industry and synonymous with great research,” says Dan Joldzic, CEO at Alexandria Technology. “Users will be able to digest the big takeaways for a call in seconds, saving them time to focus on what they do best – research.”
“We are excited to grow FactSet’s relationship with Alexandria and integrate their sentiment analysis with our earnings call data,” said John Costigan, Chief Content Officer, FactSet. “Alexandria is well known for its natural language processing, which helps turn large amounts of text into actionable data. We’re delighted that our clients will be able to see immediate sentiment analysis across the universe of public companies, allowing them to save time and further streamline workflows.”
FactSet users will benefit from the ability to:
- Accurately analyze millions of earnings calls at big data scale
- Evaluate topics and sentiment across their investable universe
- Incorporate factors with strong alpha and low correlation to traditional factors
- Access over 15 years of historical data and go-forward data on over 1.7 million company corporate events world-wide
About Alexandria Technology:
Alexandria Technology is an AI Natural Language Processing firm that turns massive amounts of text into actionable data. The firm has built the most sophisticated NLP engine in the industry, allowing them to deliver high accuracy and strong performance versus industry peers. Alexandria provides investment professionals an information edge that translates to higher alpha and better Sharpe ratios within their investment portfolios.