Quantitative research

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Quantitative research

Use of advanced econometric and mathematical valuation models to identify the firms with the best possible prospectives. Antithesis of qualitative research.
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Quantitative Research

Economic and/or market research in areas directly related to mathematical data. Quantitative research is based exclusively on facts such a P/E ratios, GDP growth, and other data that are objectively measurable when recommending investment decisions to clients or brokers. See also: Qualitative research.
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Using qualitative counterparts to quantitative models, he takes readers through the basics of what a decision is, then describes a wide variety of real-life decisions, explaining how the best judgements can be made using logical principles.
It integrates a technology and quantitative models to a rigorous and proven process of active management.
A panel of judges evaluate each company on 78 criteria based on quantitative models generated by the value a publicly-listed company's board of directors creates.
AUIM, its affiliated investment advisers Transamerica Asset Management and Transamerica Financial Advisors Inc., and its affiliated broker-dealer Transamerica Capital, claimed that investment decisions would be based on AUIM's quantitative models. The SEC's order finds that the models, which were developed solely by an inexperienced, junior AUIM analyst, contained numerous errors, and did not work as promised.
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Moscow: Sberbank of Russia was allowed to use banking methodologies to manage credit risk and quantitative models to estimate credit risk using the internal ratings-based (IRB) approach to calculate capital adequacy ratios.
Included in the new ESGX analytics platform, State Street's ESG Solutions business will offer Arabesque S-Ray(TM), an algorithm-based technology that analyzes the sustainability performance of the world's largest listed corporations, using self-learning quantitative models and data scores as a risk management and compliance measure.
KAaAaAeA ffmeier added their work could also help improve our understandi of how planets form, especially as they make more realistic, quantitative models.
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The author cautions us against the religious fervor with which we, as a society, are embracing quantitative models in our quest for efficiency.

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