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Acuity Knowledge Partners

Moody’s Analytics Knowledge Services

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Acuity Knowledge Partners

We are Acuity Knowledge Partners

Bespoke research, data and analytics solutions
for financial services industry

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Acuity Knowledge Partners

300+ clients. 2500+ skilled analysts

nearly 20 years of transformation experience
We are Acuity Knowledge Partners

About us
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Empower. Innovate. Transform.

Acuity Knowledge Partners is a leading provider of high-value research, analytics and business intelligence to the financial services sector. The company supports over 300 financial institutions and consulting companies through a team of over 2,500 subject matter experts who work as an extension of the clients’ teams based out of various global delivery centres.

We EMPOWER our clients to drive revenues higher. We INNOVATE using our proprietary technology and automation solutions. We enable our clients to TRANSFORM their operating model and cost base.

  • Over the past decade, we have saved over $ 3 Billion for our clients

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      Financial services clients

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      Support in 20 languages

  • Analyst training program certified by the logo

Why Acuity Knowledge Partners

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Our clients include leading financial institutions, asset managers, Fortune 100 corporations, mid-tier companies and boutique investment banks

Read what we have been up to recently

  • Asset and Private Wealth Managers
    Data Analytics for Global Top 5 Hedge Fund

    What we are proud of


    in savings


    hours of data management

    Read more about how we helped them
    How can we help asset and private wealth managers

    We combine in-depth capital markets expertise with strong research domain to present integrated solutions across asset classes and functions for asset managers, helping to improve investment performance, enhance client servicing, attract new client assets, and retain assets in the existing complex business environment, in addition to saving costs.

    See our services for Asset and Private Wealth Managers
  • Brokerages and Trading Firms
    Derivative Structuring for a Europe Based Investment Bank

    What we are proud of


    in annualized cost savings


    increase in annual bespoke hedging pitches

    Read more about how we helped them
    How can we help brokerages and trading firms

    Brokerages and trading firms partner with Acuity Knowledge Partners to reduce cost per research output, increase operational flexibility, and improve productivity. We help to increase senior analysts’ bandwidth. By having Acuity Knowledge Partners take on 30 – 75% of their coverage initiation and maintenance-related process, in-house teams are able to spend more time with clients, generate additional new ideas, and expand coverage at a faster pace than their competitors

    See our services for Brokerages and Trading Firms
  • Commercial Banks
    US-based Commercial Bank

    What we are proud of


    in savings


    more client facing time

    Read more about how we helped them
    How can we help commercial banks

    Our suite of solutions are designed to make material difference to banks’ abilities to originate and underwrite loans while remaining within their risk management framework. Through strategic partnerships, we help commercial banks generate operational efficiencies, support in driving revenue growth and effectively manage credit risk.

    See our services for Commercial Banks
  • Consulting and Corporate Firms
    Marketing Mix Modeling for a US-based Consumer Durables Firm

    What we are proud of


    increase in net sales opportunities


    improvement in incremental sales

    Read more about how we helped them
    How can we help consulting and corporate firms

    We design our offerings to provide support across multiple corporate divisions and help them manage change, capitalize on opportunities, improve operational efficiency, optimize costs, and increase agility and responsiveness in today’s ever-changing global business environment. We also help consulting and professional services firms to conduct proprietary and specialized research to answer questions that demonstrate the strategy element, critical problems, and conundrums faced by corporate clients for sustainable business.

    See our services for Consulting and Corporate Firms
  • Corporate and Investment Banks
    IB Analytics for a Europe Based Investment Bank

    What we are proud of


    in cost savings since 2003


    reduction in turnaround time for standard pitch books through automation

    Read more about how we helped them
    How can we help corporate and investment banks

    We combine analytical rigor with process expertise, helping corporate and investment banks improve operational efficiency and grow revenue. We have over a dozen years of experience partnering with our clients to implement customized front-office solutions by leveraging industry best practices, technology automation and our global pool of subject matter experts.

    See our services for Corporate and Investment Banks
  • Market Research Firms
    Data Processing Support for a Telecom Firm’s Global Expansion

    What we are proud of


    increase in revenue


    increase in mobile customers

    Read more about how we helped them
    How can we help market research firms

    Acuity Knowledge Partners is a global one-stop shop for solutions for all major activities of market research services, offering a combination of latest technology, optimum execution techniques, robust quality, and extensive experience. We provide market research services across various industry verticals and have a scalable resource pool of domain experts.

    See our services for Market Research Firms
  • Private Equity and Venture Capital Firms
    Co-investment Monitoring for a Global PE FoF Firm Headquartered in the US

    What we are proud of

    5+ years

    of partnership


    in cost savings

    Read more about how we helped them
    How can we help private equity and venture capital firms

    We provide private equity/venture capital (PE/VC) firms the much-needed flexibility to manage highly volatile workflow on either a retainer or a project-specific basis. We work as an extended arm of our clients, and ensure that all regular and critical functions of the funds, such as opportunity screening, due diligence, periodic reporting, business development, portfolio monitoring, and whitepapers, are carried out irrespective of any spikes in investment activity.

    See our services for Private Equity and Venture Capital Firms

Our domain experts frequently write about industry trends, the impact of regulatory changes and their opinions on various industry inflection points

Browse our Latest Thinking

Blog New
Diversity and inclusion: A catalyst for financial growth?

Surprisingly or not, an increasing number of studies are showing that companies with diverse w....Read More

Consulting,Diversity and Inclusion,Sustainability

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The EV industry: Today’s challenges are tomorrow’s opportunities

The world, in a quest to redeem itself from its old mistakes, is pinning its hopes on electric....Read More

Electric Vehicle (EV),Energy and Utilities,Energy storage systems

Blog New
Where is the venture money moving?

Global venture capital (VC) investment surged again in 2018, surpassing USD250bn for the first....Read More

Fund Management,Private Equity,Venture Capital

Blog New
Trade Tensions – Economic or Just Political?

“Don’t follow the tweet” said Mark Liu of TSMC, one of the leading semiconductor company....Read More

Trade Tension

Whitepaper New
CECL Regulation – Best Practices for Effective Implementation

....Read More

Gig economy and its impact on the financial services sector – Part I

A “gig” economy is a system where a workforce works primarily on short-term contra....Read More

Investment Banking,talent pool

Distressed Debt Investing: Opportunities while the credit cycle turns

....Read More

China’s Race for Global Leadership in New Energy Vehicle Market

China’s new energy vehicle sector Read More

China Energy Market,Consulting,Energy and Utilities,Energy Vehicle Market,Renewable Energy

Mega Funds – An upcoming success story in the PE industry

Private equity (PE) continues to attract investors, despite the persistent geopolitical uncert....Read More

Mega Funds,Private Equity

Consulting industry 2020 – Trends signaling imminent disruption

In my Read More

Consulting Industry Research 2020,Consulting Industry Trends,Consulting Trends

Work-hour restrictions in South Korea and Japan – Impact on and solutions for investment banks

Introduction of new legislations Read More

Investment bank,Investment bank Offshoring,Work-hour restrictions

Solar heats up in emerging markets

As the world’s population grows and economies develop, we expect global demand for electrici....Read More

Alternative Energy,emerging markets,Energy and Utilities,Renewable Energy,Solar energy

Sustainable Investing and ESG – Strategic Research Solutions

....Read More

ESG,ESG Investing,Sustainable Investing

MiFID II and investment firms’ challenges in terms of reporting requirements

The Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID) is a regulation t....Read More

Investment Compliance,Investment Research,MiFID II

‘No-deal’ Brexit – A threat to the UK housing market

After the EU referendum, house price growth in the UK plummeted, reflecting serious concerns o....Read More


The late-stage growth market: A sweet spot?

The changing environment for late-stage private companies seeking strategic funding to move to....Read More

Private Equity,Venture Capital

The impact of 5G on financial services

As is the case with most innovations, 5G is creating a lot of buzz in the market and media, an....Read More

5G Financial Services,Private Equity,Venture Capital

An alternative evaluation approach is key to investing in STAR Market-listed companies

China officially launched the STAR Market1 on the Shanghai Stock Exchange (SSE) on ....Read More

Consulting,star market,star market investment

Investment Compliance and Best Practices

In today’s rapidly changing, competitive landscape, ensuring compliance with laws and regula....Read More

Compliance Best Practices,Compliance Support,Investment Compliance

Annual Survey of Private Wealth Managers 2019

....Read More

Investment Research,Private Wealth Managers,private wealth survey 2019

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We offer a variety of engagement models

Every project and every client is unique. Choose the model to suit your budget and your project specifications.