Buy-side analyst


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Buy-side analyst

A financial analyst employed by a nonbrokerage firm, typically one of the larger money management firms that purchases securities on its own account.

Buy-Side Analyst

An analyst who researches and evaluates the institutional investors that buy most securities available for sale on Wall Street. See also: Sell side.
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Building on the outcomes of its series of workshops in collaboration with the Middle East Investor Relations Association (MEIRA), Boursa Kuwait hosted its third Investor Relations (IR) workshop, aimed at raising awareness and knowledge of the key role of Investor Relations from the buy-side analyst's perspective.
In another study linking recommendations and volume, Frey and Herbst (2014) studied buy-side analyst recommendations at a large global asset management fund and found that changes in buy-side stock recommendations are followed by increases in the fund's trading in those stocks.
Previously he has served as a buy-side analyst and portfolio manager at Timber Hill and Goldman Sachs Asset Management (NYSE: GS).
Joseph Pasqualichio, a buy-side analyst at Eaton Vance Investment Management, stressed that Deutsche Telekom should agree to some concessions in order to win enough votes in favour of the deal.
Washington Analysis, a buy-side analyst group, said in a weekly bulletin to subscribers Monday that the FSOC will likely have on its agenda whether to designate AIG, Prudential Financial and General Electric as systemic significant non-banks.
The strong constituent criticism, on top of activities by extremists to disrupt town meetings convened by congressmen, may delay action, but is unlikely to derail ultimate enactment of healthcare reform legislation, says a buy-side analyst group.
"The buy-side analyst community is a very small, closely knit group of people that sees each other regularly and talks," says TIAA-CREF's Budde.
There's further complication: the buy-side analyst. The big investors employ these buy-side analysts just to interpret what the Nancy Halls, Diana Temples, etc., have been telling them five times a day on the telephone.
Similarly, a company could define a banker's view, a sell-side analyst's view or a buy-side analyst's view.
Florin was most recently with Morgan Stanley where he served as the Media-Telecom Sector specialist, he was also a top sector salesperson and served as a buy-side analyst for TIAA-CREFF and US Trust.
Success depends on being able to deliver the information each sell-and buy-side analyst and each portfolio manager needs and demands.
Respondents include buy-side analysts, money managers and sell-side researchers at securities firms and financial institutions that cover Asia.