October 14, 2019
IBES Estimates Version 2 data is now available on the MDO platform, enabling access to this new database in QA Direct. Some key advantages of IBES V2 include: Daily Summary Estimates (instead of monthly snapshots) Over 300 measures are now available, including industry-specific Key Performance Indicators (KPIs)   See here for more information on how... Read More

August 16, 2019
We are excited to announce the official launch of the MDO platform for Quantitative Equity Research! MDO gives users access to Refinitiv’s QA Direct and other Financial data through an API (mdo.data), based in the programming language of R. The mdo.data functions use a central data dictionary to correctly apply adjustment factors and perform currency... Read More

February 12, 2019

Performance Attribution functionality is now available. This can be customized to work with actual portfolios from any database, or used for hypothetical research (or both!). See below for a quick example of the functionality available. Use a standard Brinson Attribution or a factor based approach with any risk factor model. Standard Brinson Attribution Output Report… Read More