Data provider of the year: StatWeather

StatWeather impresses energy traders with long-range forecasts

ria-persad-statweather-15-web
Ria Persad, StatWeather

The old saying is true: there is no such thing as a free lunch, especially when it comes to accepting a weather forecasting challenge from StatWeather, the Florida-based data vendor.

"What we've found is that some people are persuaded by the accuracy of our product by looking at the analytics and at the back-testing," says Ria Persad, the firm's co-founder and chief executive. "Other people who trade in the market are more experiential and they have to see it to believe it."

So the firm offered

To continue reading...

You must be signed in to use this feature.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an indvidual account here: