On February 2, 2017 the Russian ruble soared after news broke of the Trump administration easing sanctions on Russia and allowing limited interaction with the Russian Federal Security Service (FSB). Dataminr for Finance's alerts provided early awareness of the macro event and its impact on global market volatility.
Dataminr for Finance alerts on Treasury Department's new documents
Dataminr for Finance's first alert links to the official documents quietly uploaded on the Treasury Department's website 65 minutes ahead of major news reports.
OFAC and Russian Special Services. treasury.gov/resource-center...
Translated from Russian: Trump lifted sanctions with FSB.
Russian Ruble Spikes by 2%
Russian Ruble spikes by 2% after major news breaks the story over an hour after the first Dataminr for Finance alert.