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Volkswagen is doubling down on EV tech in battery-expert hiring spree

By James Mattone, May 17, 2019
Volkswagen's billion-dollar investment into battery development shows that the company is fully plunging into the electric car industry. But as proven by alternative data, it's already done a few things to gear up for this massive shift.
Volkswagen's billion-dollar investment into battery development shows that the company is fully plunging into the electric car industry. But as proven by alternative data, it's already done a few things to gear up for this massive shift.

Is the alternative data Victoria's real Secret?

By Jon Marino, May 17, 2019
Falling earnings estimates may be attributable to sliding web traffic and lower engagement on social from key customers.
Falling earnings estimates may be attributable to sliding web traffic and lower engagement on social from key customers.

AQR finally showing cuts in headcount and other investment groups hiring and firing

By James Mattone, May 15, 2019
Through LinkedIn, we're able to get an idea of thousands of company headcounts over time through daily snapshots. Here's what it tells us about the hedge fund and investment group space.
Through LinkedIn, we're able to get an idea of thousands of company headcounts over time through daily snapshots. Here's what it tells us about the hedge fund and investment group space.

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