Equitywire is a website for equity market participants that lists companies producing equity research for buy-side end users. It provides a global directory of equity research firms, such as banks, brokerages and research houses, that can be searched by firm location, regions covered, sectors, research styles, stock coverage and more. Equitywire is an essential platform for buy side firms looking to source and compare those providers that best meet their research requirements.
From 2018 Equitywire will also host annual awards to celebrate the best in equity research from banks, brokerages and independent research houses. These are the most comprehensive awards and rankings devoted to assessing the quality of fundamental equity research. They cover all types of sell-side organisation producing equity research for the institutional financial markets.
Established in 2016, Equitywire is a division of Global Markets Media Ltd, a media company that provides research, conferences and training courses for trading and investment professionals in the global financial markets. As well as Equitywire, the company’s divisions also include The Technical Analyst and Global Markets Training. The Technical Analyst has been hosting awards for the best in technical research from banks, brokers and independent research house for 10 years.
Equitywire also hosts regular events that feature leading speakers presenting the latest thinking on the global equity markets.