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Alexandria Investment Research and Technology, Inc.

We discover predictive intelligence in vast, unstructured content for the investment industry in partnership with Dow Jones.

  • Stage Full Product Ready
  • Industry Software
  • Location Los Angeles, CA, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Employees 3
  • Website

Company Summary

We make intelligible vast amounts of the world's unstructured content -- such as news feeds, reports, blogs, Tweets, &c. -- by automatically interpreting the intelligence it holds, including its sentiment, and delivering it to the investment community.

Grounded in technology that decoded the genome, our ACTA engine is a generational leap beyond standard text analytics: highly accurate, multi-lingual, for diverse asset classes and uses.


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    Eugene Burton Shirley

    Serial entrepreneur in media and information who has launched new ventures in Russia, China, Europe and the U.S.; marketed own products to some 30 countries worldwide; managed budgets up to $4MM and teams up to 30+; and raised millions for his own projects in funding plus revenue. Created national educational media venture in finance in collaboration with many of the country's leading financial experts.

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    Ruey-Lung Hsiao, PhD
    Chief Scientist

    Dr. Hsiao holds a PhD in computer science with specialties in: bioinformatics, artificial intelligence, machine learning, natural language processing, and statistics. He is also specialized in Big Data solutions. Hsiao is author of five patents or patents pending.

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    Dan Joldzic
    Vice President, Financial Products

    Dan Joldzic, CFA, FRM served as a portfolio manager and research analyst at Alliance Bernstein for 6 years prior to joining Alexandria. As a portfolio manager, he managed portfolios with assets under management of $3.5 Billion. As an analyst, he employed quantitative analysis to improve performance in equity and currency accounts. He has dealt first hand with the difficulty of extracting relevant data from large bodies of information.


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    Wilson Sonsini Goodrich Rosati
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    Loeb & London

Previous Investors

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    Andrew Tobias
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    Margaret Raymond
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    David Rensin, et al.