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2017 Corporate Event Research Survey Results

Posted by Kat Ryan on Sep 11, 2017 4:50:56 PM

Download Survey Results

Conducted in August 2017, the survey polled over 100 institutional market participants, nearly two-thirds of whom were quantitative or discretionary fund managers.  Download the full report of the results which reinforce that corporate events and tracking their movement is critical to trading.  Below are some key findings:

  • 45% of participants have missed a trading opportunity due to an incorrect event date
  • 40% of respondents lost tens of thousands of dollars or more from an incorrect event date!
  • 40% of respondents track corporate events for competitive intelligence.
  • 80% of participants need to know when a company moves a corporate event date.

Do you need to know when a company moves a corporate event date?

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