NEW YORK -- October 22, 2018 -- Dataminr has been named to CB Insights’ second annual Fintech 250 list, a prestigious group of emerging companies working on groundbreaking financial technology. The list recognizes the top 250 private companies changing the face of financial services around the world.
Dataminr was named in the capital markets and institutional trading category for its solution that helps buy-side and sell-side financial professionals learn of market-moving events earlier, discovering trading signals and alternative data that can be transformed into sharper insights, better opportunities, and more profitable decisions.
The CB Insights research team selected the Fintech 250 companies based on several factors including data submitted by each company and their CB Insights Mosaic Score, measuring the overall health and growth potential of private companies.
“This year, CB Insights added 113 new companies to the Fintech 250 using the CB Insights Mosaic algorithm, and the group is broad, covering everything from insurance tech to consumer banking to capital markets tech. We look forward to the success of this year's group,” said CB Insights CEO Anand Sanwal.
“We are honored that Dataminr has been recognized on the 2018 CB Insights FIntech 250 list, joining an impressive group of companies that understand the potential for financial services organizations and professionals to harness new sources of information for sharper decision-making, realize additional opportunities for growth, and better serve their customers,” said Steven Schwartz, President of Commercial Markets at Dataminr.
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