FactSet: Big Data; Bigger Competition


Use the podcast player below to listen to our discussion on FactSet and its Q1'23 result, which accompanies the detailed write-up below: (Date of report: 12 January 2023) Late in the night, an investment banking analyst is putting the finishing touches on a pitchbook. This is a story as old as time, playing out on Wall Street, in London and in Sandton every week. The data doesn’t just fall out of the sky and neither do the charts, deal multiples and ownership percentages that form the backbone of the all-important pitch. Bloomberg remains the market leader and biggest brand in the [...]