Hedge Funds

Wall Street Access pitches healthcare research to hedge funds


The analytics and execution firm Wall Street Access is pitching healthcare research to hedge fund managers looking for cutting-edge insights into the sector. Wall Street Access this week announced a strategic alliance with HealthCare Research & Consulting, which will provide the firm's hedge fund clients with insider insights into healthcare subsectors like biotech, pharmaceuticals and medical technologies.

The service will allow hedge funds to access a network of physicians, scientists and clinicians as well as lawyers who will be able to offer insights on drug studies and their views on pending approvals from the U.S. Food and Drug