Analyst Hub, LLC, an independent research infrastructure platform company that provides talented sell-side analysts a path to owning their own enterprises, has announced that LightShed Partners, a highly anticipated technology, media and telecommunications-focused research boutique that launched September 10, is the latest IRP to join its growing platform, the company said.
LightShed founding partners Richard Greenfield, Walter Piecyk and Brandon Ross each have more than 20 years of experience providing research and analysis of the TMT industry, and they previously worked together for over a decade at BTIG, employing a unique, collaborative approach to understanding their area of coverage. LightShed is a tiered subscription research business bringing institutional investors thought-leading, independent, thematic research that evaluates public and private companies worldwide.
Offering outsourced infrastructure and organizational support, Analyst Hub is helping top analysts in the capital markets go into business for themselves to provide institutional investors with unique, independent insights and analysis to inform their investment decisions. Since January 2018, Analyst Hub has facilitated the launch of equity research analyst firms, and supported their ongoing operations, with institutional publishing tools, market data access, branding services, website design and hosting, CRM systems and more. Offerings related to legal, accounting, HR/payroll and compliance needs round out a robust suite of services.
Built by senior, veteran equity research sales professionals, Analyst Hub is designed as a sales-first platform that sets up analysts for success by helping them secure clients and provide the best possible analysis to those clients, and then to scale — reaching a broader audience — as the new firm matures.
Founded in 2018, Analyst Hub is an independent research infrastructure platform company that provides talented sell-side analysts a path to owning their own enterprise. The company´s turn-key solution offers essential institutional infrastructure tools, compliance, experienced institutional sales, corporate access support and marketing.