Blog New 2017-06-28T04:13:45+00:00

Quantified Munis: Visualizing The Education Sector

Since it is back to school season, today's visualization decomposes the market of muni obligors offering bonds in the Education Sector. The Education Sector is one of the top two sectors in terms of number of obligors offering bonds and also holdings of CUSIPs by institutional investors.  The other being General Obligation bonds for towns, cities and counties. In this visualization we quantify where the obligors are located in the [...]

August 26th, 2017|

Muniland: Bitvore 3 Adds Hot Topic Alerts and Reporting

All our users will now get two helpful new features.  The new Custom Topics and Reporting are two areas frequently requested by both analyst and sales teams preparing for reviews and calls. Bitvore continuously monitors each and every obligor in the industry by isolating material changes to the obligor identified by CUSIPs of the holdings.   Bitvore’s AI monitors over 80,000 sources of news plus official filing sources such as the [...]

August 20th, 2017|

10 Most Funded Crowdfunded Projects of All Time

Starting a business requires multiple things. Patience, perseverance, and dedication are a few of the most common traits needed to be successful. Capital is the external factor that needs to be addressed for most entrepreneurs. While some businesses require low startup costs, others can have a substantial amount of money needed to even get your foot in the door. Crowdfunding has become one of the most popular methods for acquiring [...]

August 17th, 2017|

AI Platform Trawls Internet for Bond Data

Platform is trained to act like a credit analyst. Bitvore is a “continuous analysis engine,” Jeff Curie, CEO of the firm, told ThinkAdvisor in an interview. It’s designed to “monitor information as it’s changing, and look for very specific things.” The platform is trained to act like a credit analyst, he said, especially in municipal markets, where it’s “monitoring the issuers of municipal debt.” Bitvore is rolling out a new [...]

March 24th, 2017|

Artificial Intelligence is Radically Changing Risk Assessments in the Muni Market

Why 3 of 4 rating agencies use A.I. and what it does How can you predict a fire before seeing flames and smoke? Look for the spark. In the municipal bond market, finding the spark is the subject of constant research, investigation and hand wringing. Whether it is a mayor contemplating bankruptcy, a union discussing a nursing strike, or embezzlement charges against school district officials, the muni bond market is [...]

March 22nd, 2017| captures reason why big companies are turning to Bitvore AI

Nick Hastreiter published a great articles at  The article does a nice job explaining why AI can help so many business people who waste time dredging the internet for information or simply being uninformed about what is happening around their business. Excerpt: "The most disruptive applications of this technology will likely be behind the scenes, not unveiled at major trade shows. The economic effects will be enormous and largely [...]

February 24th, 2017|