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FAQs …about Getting Started with Sentieo

What is Sentieo?

Sentieo is a a powerful equity research platform that arms financial analysts with new ways to quickly search, visualize, and interpret data allowing for deeper research, rapid spotting of business inflections, and generation of better returns. Simply put, we give investment professionals the power to spend less time searching and more time analyzing.

Who is behind Sentieo?

At the end of 2011, Alap Shah (a former analyst at Viking Global and Citadel) started Sentieo with his brother Naman. The firm has hired five former hedge fund analysts from firms such as Balyasny Asset Management, Pine River Capital Management and Scout Capital as product managers responsible for different facets of the product. Sentieo’s roots in equity analysis mean that clients drive Sentieo’s development priorities.

Who uses Sentieo?

Sentieo is currently being used by asset managers, investment banks, private equity firms, corporations, and professional investors around the world.

Where do you get your data?

Financial data

Through our partnership with Thomson Reuters, Sentieo users have access to a gold-standard industry database that covers over 6000+ US Equities. Sentieo also offers deep investment grade fundamental data & analyst estimates sourced from Thomson I/B/E/S.

All of this data is constantly being vetted by our financial data team. If you think we’ve made an error, please contact us.

Market Data

Real-time pricing data comes from the BATS exchange.

Web and Social Media Data

Sentieo offers website traffic data from Google and Alexa. Social media datasets include Twitter’s commercial data feed and Instagram.

Company Documents

Our documents include the latest SEC filings, transcripts, press releases, and presentations. Our presentation archive is proprietary and includes presentations deleted from company websites. Available newswires include:

• PR Newswire
• Business Wire
• Globe Newswire (NASDAQ)
• Marketwired
• Actus News
• Newsfile
• Filing Services Canada
• TheNewswire.ca
• ABN Newswire

Curated Tweets

Curated Tweets are a good way to stay on top of news and any insights shared by finance Twitter users. Any article that is tweeted out by key influencers is tagged and indexed on our system with the appropriate tickers. We currently have articles mentioned in tweets from around 9500 different sources from around the web.

News Articles

Our curated feed of articles lets you follow the news on a stock as well as blog posts and write-ups on a particular company. We currently subscribe to over 100 different news feeds.

Custom Data

Upload your own data via CSV files, FTP, or API access.

What does your coverage universe look like?

Our Document Search includes documents related to publicly traded companies across the globe. Document Search also includes documents for companies that have publicly traded debt.

Financial Data

Our primary coverage is publicly traded U.S. equities. We are constantly rolling out international data and plan on adding 1-2 new countries a week.

If you can’t find a stock you’re looking for, please let us know and we will work on adding it to the platform.

How do I get access to Broker Research?

Sentieo has access to research from most of the major Banks. Please contact success@sentieo.com to enable Broker Research. Please keep in mind that you will only be allowed to access research that you are entitled to.

How do I setup my team on Sentieo?

Please email your sales representative to add users or make any changes to your team’s organizational structure.

Updated on September 27, 2017

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