Dataminr is the leading real-time information discovery company for enterprise clients. Dataminr transforms the public Twitter stream into actionable alerts, identifying the most relevant information in real-time for clients in Finance, News and the Public Sector. Using powerful, proprietary algorithms, Dataminr instantly analyzes all public tweets and delivers the earliest warning for breaking news, real-world events, off-the-radar content and emerging trends. Dataminr clients receive information first, ahead of traditional sources.
Dataminr for Finance is currently used by buy-side and sell-side professionals at over 50 financial firms with over $500 Billion in combined assets under management. Dataminr also services a number of clients in the Public Sector, providing information first when there are lives at stake. In partnership with Twitter, Dataminr has developed Dataminr for News, which alerts journalists to breaking events and developing stories based upon their topics of interest and region of focus.
The company was founded in 2009 by former Yale undergraduate roommates Ted Bailey, Jeff Kinsey and Sam Hendel, combining their professional experience in social media analytics, big data innovation and Finance. Dataminr has over 100 employees and is headquartered in New York City. Dataminr has raised $50M and is backed by Venrock and Institutional Venture Partners.
Dataminr’s strategic partnership with Twitter includes real-time access to the full Twitter Firehose of all public tweets.
Dataminr, Inc is not an investment advisor, broker or dealer and therefore does not participate in the offer, sale or distribution of securities, nor does it provide any investment advice.