The Alternative Imperative, Part 1

Part 1 of a two-part series on Alternative Investment Data (Alt-Data) in the COVID Era.

In Part 1, the author makes the case for high-frequency, short-interval Alt-Data while discussing three primary drawbacks of interpreting official economic statistics amid a global pandemic.

Richard (Rick) P. Roche, CAIA

Rick Roche has been a Managing Director at Little Harbor Advisors, LLC since April 2013.

Rick Roche has 38 years of experience in the investment management and distribution industries. Rick is a Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst (CAIA), Member of the Society of Quantitative Analysts (SQA), and Boston QWAFAFEW (Quantitative Work Alliance For Applied Finance, Education, and Wisdom).

Rick Roche holds FINRA Series 7, Series 63, Series 3 (Commodities), and Series 65 (Investment Adviser Representative) licenses.