Quantifying Financial Economic Narratives
MKT MediaStats is an AI platform that transforms millions of unstructured media and behavioral data points to actionable insights driving better investment and operational decisions, enabling portfolio managers, risk professionals, strategists, political analysts, and financial-product marketers to improve performance.
Powerful contextualization of unstructured data.
Developed through exceptional collaboration between world renowned financial economists, computer and data scientists, MediaStats continuously scans massive amounts of data from millions of media and behavioral channels to contextually identify emerging financial economic narratives and evaluate their impacts on financial assets, the global economy, geopolitics and thousands of other investment, risk and operational metrics.
Advanced technology continuously evaluates the sensitivities of financial and economic variables to emerging narratives and assesses their impact on portfolios and business outcomes.
MediaStats AI technology systematically detects and corrects for biases in millions of data points to generate media- and consumer behavior-derived indicators, providing clients with information edge pertaining to global stocks, sectors, country equity, FX, fixed income, and cryptocurrency markets.
Financial Market Strategy
Macro strategists utilize MediaStats Narratives to identify emerging narratives and shed light on the forces driving markets and economies. Measures include the monetary tone of central banks, individual policy makers, as well as hundreds of bottom-up and top-down indicators.
The MediaStats platform systematically quantifies hundreds of intangible market-driving narratives and long-lasting, evergreen themes. Estimation of security-level sensitivities and the construction of investable baskets to track innovations in narratives are performed dynamically. Examples include carbon emission, disruption tech. and inflation.
MediaStats rich reservoirs of local and national media sources are analyzed to quantify voter attitudes toward political candidates by population segment. The platform identifies narratives significantly affecting candidate performance, helping manage campaign strategies and predict election outcomes with higher precision.
Portfolio exposures to hundreds of otherwise invisible risks (e.g., trade-conflicts, weather, elections, retail trading sentiment, supply shortages, etc.) are estimated by aggregating security-level sensitivities to such narratives. Emerging risks and their portfolio implications under various narrative realization scenarios are continuously estimated.
Financial Product Marketing
Asset managers and retail brokers utilize MediaStats Narratives to improve effectiveness of financial product distribution efforts. The platform measures investment-flow sensitivities to emerging narratives and guides organization sales efforts at client-product with high probability to convert.
We place great value and focus on a few selective partnerships to bring our powerful tools and products to a broader institutional audience.
MKT MediaStats partnered with State Street Global Markets to bring to market the State Street MediaStats Series, a suite of media and consumer behavior-derived indicators targeting institutional clients.
MKT MediaStats collaborated with MSCI to bring to market a suite of indexes using data derived from advanced AI applied to big, unstructured data sets.
Through partnership with State Street and FactSet, MediaStats users access rich content sets on the Open:FactSet Marketplace including Linkages indicators to gauge the strength and impact of inter-company relationships based on media co-mentions.
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We are constantly looking for bright individuals to join our growing team of scientists, researchers and developers. We are looking for candidates who think beyond‐the‐box and are sufficiently “hands‐on” to implement their ideas.