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2iQ Global Insider Transaction DataData Feed by 2iQ Research
Added to Marketplace for Purchase: Apr. 25, 2019
- Trace over 10 million transactions by over 500,000 company leaders and executives with a unique insider ID, as well as links to roughly 250,000 individuals from the FactSet People Database.
- Leverage data for over 60,000 stocks across 50 countries with an average history of 12 years across all regions to ensure maximize coverage of your investable universe.
- Increase the accuracy of your analysis with uniform data representation across time and regions, such as standardized hierarchical positions and transaction labels.
- Feed Coverage
Region Count Type Start Date Asia Pacific 23,000 Securities 2004 Europe 14,000 Securities 2000 North America 21,000 Securities 2003 Rest of World 2,000 Securities 2006 Total includes over 60,000 Securities History varies by country
- Feed Details
- Gain access to an accurate and complete global insider transaction database that provides an average of 3,000 transactions daily. Contrary to other sentiment data, 2iQ captures the ownership activity of corporate insiders who use their own capital to demonstrate confidence in their business. Signals based on insider transactions typically provide orthogonal value and are uncorrelated to other quantitative factors.
- Firm Information
- Founded in 2002 at the Frankfurt University business incubator, 2iQ has become a leading provider of insider transaction data with global coverage of over 60,000 stocks. 2iQ uses proprietary technology that includes machine learning and smart scraping plus an international team of expert data analysts to ensure smart, efficient capturing and processing of company filings and data. Top hedge funds, quantitative portfolio managers, and asset managers leverage 2iQ’s products and services.
- Documentation/Additional Information
- Identifying Profitable Insider Transactions
Insider Trading and Analyst Forecast Revisions: Global Evidence