How they describe themselves: Heckyl is in the space of Real-Time Analytics of Structured and Unstructured Data. We provide high-end analytical products to financial institutions and corporates.
All our products are scalable products with a global appeal.
Heckyl counts more than 35 clients on its roaster that include SunGard, Euronext, BNY Mellon, New York Times, ICICI Securities etc. Heckyl has been funded by IDG Ventures and Seedfund.
The Heckyl core team consists of people with significant experience and strong domain expertise in Finance and Tech.
Heckyl News and Sentiment Analytics product focuses on the reduction of the information arbitrage by “discovery and analysis” of the news flow in real time.
How they describe their product/innovation: The amount of the data in the world is exploding. While the researchers have access to a wide variety of data, the discoveries from the length (thousands of sources) and breadth (unconventional sources including social media) of data sources is still unexplored.
Heckyl News and Sentiment Analytics product collects news and data from thousands of data sources (including social media) in real time. Using our proprietary algorithm, we perform deep-dive analytics on news and data to provide the financial researchers with an actionable and consumable output. The product is a scalable product with a global appeal.