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What Do You Get When You Combine Big Data Analytics And Social Media?


For the second year in a row Benzinga is proud to host the Benzinga Fintech Awards, dedicated to recognizing the leading companies in the world of fintech. Meet the innovative companies that will be at the May 24 gala.

Who are they?

Stockal, a real-time analytics and trade recommendation platform.

Why were they started?

To give information to retail traders by combining big data analysis with the social experience of many of today's apps.

What makes them unique?

Everything traders need to manage their portfolio, including the ability to trade through their brokerage, is built into Stockal. It's all in one place.

Stockal wants users to remember it for...

Social media conversations and insights into analyst opinion data. 

How does Stockal help people make money?

By helping people invest more smartly via alpha generation, helping to create trading strategies, and fostering discussion with other investors.

Unique data points offered by Stockal:

Social media pulse, Sentiment Index, and Confidence meter

What is Stockal's biggest challenge going forward?

Getting mind share in an ecosystem that’s quite cluttered with multiple finance apps.

What Stockal is most looking forward to about the Benzinga Fintech Awards:

For the recognition that comes with it and for the validation by a group of industry people who are experts at fintech.

For more information on the 2016 Benzinga Fintech Awards, including sponsorship packages and ticket prices, click here. You can learn more about Stockal at their website, or interact with them on Twitter.

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