M Science’s bounceback: The CEO details how the alt-data pioneer has nearly doubled its staff and is courting large, corporate clients after a difficult 2019

Mike Marrale is not shy about admitting he was unhappy about where his company was a year and a half ago.The CEO of alternative-data pioneer M Science, which was founded as Majestic Research before changing its name when Jefferies brought it into the fold in 2016, told Insider that the “crowded and overpopulated” space contributed to a […]

Instacart Power Players: The 11 top executives — including recent hires from Amazon, Uber, and Goldman Sachs — as the company eyes an IPO

By all accounts, Instacart is firing on all cylinders lately.In 2020, Instacart added more than 200 new retailers and more than 15,000 new store locations to its marketplace. Instacart now delivers from more than 45,000 grocery stores and retailers in North America. And its latest round of funding more than doubled its valuation to $39 billion.

What makes a successful data partnership?

It’s abundantly clear that data continues to proliferate at an extremely fast pace. By the time this post reaches you, more than 2.5 quintillion bytes of data will have been created by the end of the day, and this amount continues to increase.

With Goldman Hires, McMillon Moves Closer to Bank of Walmart

Walmart Inc. just took one step closer to being JPMorgan Chase & Co.’s biggest nightmare. By luring a pair of senior bankers from Goldman Sachs Group Inc. to run its fledgling financial technology startup, the world’s largest retailer is gaining even more heft as it seeks to become a one-stop shop for consumers’ financial needs. The move struck fear on Wall […]

Michael V. Marrale, CEO of M Science, on CNBC’s Squawk on The Street

Michael V. Marrale, CEO of M Science, joined Leslie Picker of CNBC’s Squawk on The Street to discuss pandemic-driven shifts in how and where people spend their money, how the rise of cashless payments brings additional clarity to consumer behavior trends, and the growing benefits in the world of alternative data for hedge funds, investors […]