Top Challenges of Implementing Alternative Data in Investment Management
By Qaisar Hasan & Stan Altshuller
Extracting full value out of data assets remains a significant challenge for fund managers. Even as Alternative Data gains ubiquity in the investment world, most managers still struggle with building a reliable and scalable process to discover, ingest, integrate, and monetize data.
While few managers have given up on data, many have become disenchanted with the complexity of building a reliable data operation. Yet others have found ways of overcoming these challenges even without building large internal teams.