Coin Metrics and Social Market Analytics (SMA) announced today a partnership to incorporate SMA’s Cryptocurrency Data Feed into the Coin Metrics Market Data platform.
New York, June 17, 2019 // — Alternative data such as social media platforms and their data feeds have become a vital source of information for traders, particularly in the cryptocurrency markets. The SMA cryptocurrency Sentiment Feed will offer the cryptocurrency community a powerful tool for including social media sentiment data in their trading and portfolio strategies and expand Coin Metrics market leading crypto asset market and network data products.
“As the crypto investing market continues to mature, institutional investors are demanding data from trusted partners. These institutions are looking to make data-driven decision by accessing sources of data that they understand from their legacy investing frameworks. We believe that the power of combining sentiment data with granular network and market data is fundamental to building a deeper understanding of crypto assets. Coin Metrics is excited to partner with SMA, who has a long history of providing sentiment data to traditional capital markets participants and share Coin Metrics’ principles and values. The ability to provide an all-in-one crypto financial data solution is a huge convenience for institutions.” says Tim Rice Co-Founder and CEO of Coin Metrics.
“Artificial intelligence and Natural Language Processing are moving into our everyday lives at light speed, and perhaps into financial markets even faster than that. We feel strongly at SMA that participants in cryptocurrency markets will benefit from our unique process in this emerging field, both in its approach to filtering social media data and in the analytical methodology used to develop our proprietary metrics. We’re excited to partner with the Coin Metrics team to offer this service through a versatile industry leading platform” said Joe Gits, Co-Founder and CEO of SMA.
About Coin Metrics
Coin Metrics was founded in 2017 as an open-source project to provide the public with actionable and transparent network data. Today, Coin Metrics delivers market and network data, analytics and research to its community and wider industry. Please visit https://coinmetrics.io/ for more information.
About Social Market Analytics, Inc.
Social Market Analytics quantifies social media data for traders, portfolio managers, hedge funds and risk managers using patent pending technology to detect abnormally positive or negative changes in investor sentiment. SMA produces a family of quantitative metrics, called S-Factors™, designed to capture the signature of financial market sentiment. SMA applies these metrics to data captured from social media sources to estimate sentiment for indices, sectors, and individual securities. A time series of these measurements is produced daily and on intraday time scales. For more information, including a User Guide to S-Factors™, please visit www.socialmarketanalytics.com