Alternative Data Use Cases for Private Equity Investors
Bridge the Information Gap for Late-Stage Investments with Alternative Data
Savvy private equity investors use Thinknum's alternative data to bridge the information gap between public and private markets. Read on to learn how investors in private markets leverage alternative data for actionable insights.
Compare Job Listings at Web Design Rivals
Hiring can be a valuable leading indicator of future corporate performance. View the number of open job listings at various web design rivals in real-time, for example. Filter to gain in-depth competitive insights into specific market, location, and job categories.
Visualize Store Locations in the F&B Industry
Our Store Locations dataset allows users to compare brick-and-mortar locations across companies in a user-friendly map - a powerful tool to close the information gap between private and public companies.
Track Product Pricing at Cannabis Startups
View and compare thousands of retailers’ pricing trends. Track changes in the number of discounted items, as well as their percentage discount, daily. Use retailer-listed products and discount prices to gain insights on companies’ pricing strategies
Real-Time Web Traffic
Compare Web Traffic for Logistics Solution Providers
Track the number of visitors for specific online channels and websites. Identify topics and products that capture users’ interest. Access historical web traffic data - including monthly pageviews, monthly unique visitors and average page views per user - to see who is winning the war for eyeballs in a given industry.
Analyze Product Reviews for Skincare Brands
Retail brands are increasingly disrupting traditional business models by focusing on direct communication with customers. Customer feedback reflects not only product quality, but also how brands position themselves and deliver goods and services to their customers.
Track Employee Reviews and CEO Ratings at Fitness Companies
View quantitative and qualitative employee reviews for insights on a company’s management strategy. Read each review down to the text, by job position and location, for granular detail. Or use our word cloud tool to reveal trends and patterns.
Social Media Engagement
Leverage Social Media Traction at Drone Delivery Companies
Track real-time engagement across major social media outlets including Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter for insights on specific companies or brands. Twitter ‘Followers’, for example, measure popularity and are a good indicator of shifting tastes and market movements.
Screener: Identify Fast-Growing Targets
Find High-Growth Companies Using Customized Metrics
Use Thinknum’s ‘Screener’ feature to combine multiple data sources and identify fast growing companies. Our user-friendly UI lets you compare metrics including:
- Headcount Total
- funding raised
- Job listings
- Employee sentiment changes
- Social media traction