S&P's Capital IQ appoints IBS Intelligence for fintech research
London headquartered FinTech intelligence firm IBS Intelligence (a unit of Cedar Management Consulting International, LLC) has announced that is has been chosen by Standard and Poor’s iconic platform, Capital IQ to provide its internationally acclaimed quality research on fintech.
Starting 1 September, IBS Intelligence will be the first and only financial technology-focused contributor to provide proprietary real-time research and intelligence to Capital IQ’s over one million buy-side and sell-side clients every month.
IBS Intelligence’s knowledge offering to the Capital IQ platform will include a wide array of over 300 fintech research reports on suppliers and systems, access to the globally recognised IBS Intelligence Sales League Table, and a range of value added services in the form of technology trends, white papers, and market data.
Sahil Anand from IBS Intelligence said, “This effort rides on the back of the rapidly growing Fintech wave that is becoming an inherent part of the old-age corporate and new-age start-up ecosystem globally. Capital IQ subscribers will now have access to real-time in- depth intelligence on a sector that is becoming an important part of their job in some way or another. Essentially, anybody who uses the Capital IQ platform and searches for the word 'fintech' will now have access to our global intelligence in various forms. We see major potential in terms of the value our intelligence can add to tech firms, private equity & venture capital funds, and management consulting firms in the work they do”
He added, “Our alliance with Capital IQ will also play a significant role as a new sales channel, in addition to the robust sales engine we have built at IBS Intelligence over time”
IBS Intelligence officials also stated that they are working on reaching similar agreements with other leading platforms to ensure that access to IBS Intelligence’s fintech knowledge is available to a wider fintech audience globally.