Discussion: Social Market Analytics “provides investors with actionable, meaningful intelligence on publicly traded securities based on social media inputs.” They are currently partnering with New York Stock Exchange, to provide their information on their Safety Feed for hedge funds and money mangers. However, they are putting together a product for active traders that well enable them to receive the same information that the hedge funds get.
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Date: May 13, 2013
Questions for discussion:
- Can you think of any other ways that a company could use the data gathered from social media?
- Do you think that company’s will need their employees to sign a nondisclosure agreement, so that they won’t share the status of the company using social media?