Alternative Data for Your Alternative Assets

Alternative Data for Your Alternative Assets

Patrick Tan 03/07/2020 5
Alternative Data for Your Alternative Assets

The use of alternative data for cryptocurrency trading is not new — in fact it’s sometimes the only data available, but the trend to rely on the “alternative” has spilled over into the financial markets as hedge funds search between the couch cushions for any edge they can find.

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  • Lewis Meyrick

    Fascinating insight - thank you

  • David Roberts

    Alternative data can be quite powerful if you use it correctly.

  • Anthony Domican

    Here's an idea, how about true and accurate price discovery without bailouts, buybacks, and FED counterfeiting?

  • Brian Weiss

    If you don't like the data, make up your own.

  • Lindsey Ryder

    After being exploited by hedge fund managers, alternative data is going mainstream.

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Patrick Tan

Crypto Expert

Patrick is an innovative entrepreneur and a lawyer passionate about cryptocurrencies and the business world. He is the CEO of Novum Global Technologies, a cryptocurrency quantitative trading firm. He understands the business concerns of founders and business people helping them to utilise the legal framework to structure their companies to take advantage of emerging technologies such as the blockchain in order to reach greater heights. His passion for travel, marketing and brand building has led him across careers and continents. He read law at the National University of Singapore and graduated with Honors in the Upper Division and joined one of Singapore’s top law firms, Allen & Gledhill where he was called to the Singapore Bar as an Advocate & Solicitor in 2005. He created Purer Skin, a skincare and inner beauty company which melds the traditional wisdom of ancient Asian ingredients such as Bird's Nest with modern technology. In 2010, his partner and himself successfully raised $589,000 from the National Research Foundation of Singapore under the Prime Minister’s Office. He has played a key role in the growth of Purer Skin from 11 retail points in Singapore to over 755 retail points in Singapore and 2 overseas in less than a year. He taught himself graphic design, coding, website design and video editing to create the Purer Skin brand and finished his training at a leading Digital Media Company. 


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