News | Sep 27, 2018
These days, it is fair to say that data makes the world go ’round. Every day, 2.5 quintillion bytes of raw data are produced worldwide, and harnessing the power of that data has built better transportation systems, real estate markets, retail experiences, payment options, banking interactions and security systems, just to name a few.
News | Aug 30, 2018
Elsen Head of Quant Analytics & Research Andrew Breton has published a guest post on Thomson Reuters' "Inside Financial & Risk" blog on the concerns of the ‘black box’ model of automated trading in the world of quant investing.
News | Jun 28, 2018
Elsen CEO Zac Sheffer has published a guest post on Thomson Reuters' "Inside Financial & Risk" blog on the how fintech is enabling almost anyone to get value from raw financial data for quant investing.
News | Apr 19, 2018
In a new post on Thomson Reuters' Lipper Alpha Insight blog, "A Better Way Forward for Investors: Man Plus Machine," features QA Point powered by Elsen as a key tool for funds that want to use quant workflows to find alpha faster.
News | Feb 25, 2018
EY has selected 30 promising entrepreneurs from across the Americas, Asia-Pacific and EMEIA to take part in its 2018 EY Accelerating Entrepreneurs program. The 2018 class of entrepreneurs represent dynamic businesses that focus on innovative and disruptive fields like artificial intelligence (AI), augmented reality, virtual reality (VR), customer interface, analytics, robotics and the Internet of Things (IoT). Over the course of the year, EY will support the selected start-ups with strategic guidance, advice and planning to help them to scale and grow their businesses globally.
News | Feb 15, 2018
Elsen Head of Quant Analytics & Research Andrew Breton has published a guest post on Thomson Reuters' "Inside Financial Risk" blog on the increasing volume of assets being managed by quant funds.
News | Feb 14, 2018
The hottest enterprise tech start-ups have been battling it out since the end of 2017 to be crowned Tech Trailblazers. The Tech Trailblazer Awards recognize the most innovative technologies and entrepreneurial excellence around the globe — and across all areas of enterprise information technology, including cloud, finance, big data, artificial intelligence, and many others. Earlier this month, Elsen was chosen as the winner in the Financial Technology category of the 2017 Tech Trailblazer Awards!
News | Sep 29, 2017
UBS is in search of start-ups and growing companies that can change the way finance works and how banks meet their clients' needs – and Elsen is at the top of their list. We’re proud to announce that we’ve been selected as a regional finalist for the UBS Future of Finance Challenge!
News | Sep 06, 2017
Congratulations are in order for our founder and CEO, Zac Sheffer, who was recently recognized as one of New England’s future business leaders in innovation and technology by the Massachusetts Innovation and Technology Exchange (MITX). Zac was among eight people selected for their leadership skills, entrepreneurial spirit and early impact on the Massachusetts innovation ecosystem, and named to the 2017 MITX Future Leaders Group (FLG).
News | Aug 10, 2017
Earlier this year, Elsen was featured by BuiltIn Boston as one of the top Boston startups to watch in 2017. Recently, BuiltIn Boston followed up on that list by showing where those startups are today.
News | Apr 11, 2017
Information giant Thomson Reuters Corp (NYSE:TRI) announced that has launched QA Point, a cloud-based application that enables asset managers to utilize quantitative approaches in making investing decisions, designed to assist in creating increased productivity, better results, and accelerated internal collaboration among investment professionals.
News | Apr 11, 2017
Thomson Reuters has launched QA Point, a cloud-based application that enables asset managers to utilize quantitative approaches in making investing decisions, designed to assist in creating increased productivity, better results, and accelerated internal collaboration among investment professionals.
News | Feb 03, 2017
Elsen was recently featured by Built in Boston as one of the top Boston startups to watch in 2017.
In 2016, Boston’s tech sector flourished, with startups maturing alongside the city’s legacy industries while a steady trickle of venture capital poured into industries like edtech, food-tech, fintech, digital media and healthtech, to name a few.
News | Jul 24, 2016
The FinTech marketplace is reinventing almost every aspect of financial activity, from payments and lending, to institutional investing and financial security. FinTech Sandbox residents and alumni are driving this change through innovative machine learning, accelerated Platform as a Service, quantit...
News | Apr 18, 2016
The confluence of internet-based technology and big data has proven a boon to a number of industries, from automobiles to appliances, but it’s leading to especially fruitful innovation in financial services, a sector that touches on the lives of just about everybody.