Relationship BetaTM - Alternative Data for the Financial World


Emotional impact ultimately destabilizes entire industries, trade agreements, economies, currencies and countries.

What was once considered “soft data” in business is colliding with the financial world every day causing tremendous aftershocks.





When society feels business is out of alignment with its values, the impact is swift and severe. It spreads in seconds through social media.

Orenda knows that in that sea of posts are precious trading signals. As assets deviate from their intrinsic value, that speed of change is not fuelled by financial fundamentals, it’s fuelled by accumulating emotion.




Orenda’s comprehensive metrics are grounded in social science and deliver a real-time score guided by ESG objectives that keep companies honest and accountable.

Portfolio managers can integrate Orenda’s scores for a more robust understanding of the company’s degree of accountability, and also real-time public feedback. This keep ESG scores true every day. 



Many Flavors of ESG

Written by Tanya Seajay
April 6th, 2020

Leveraging the power of equities that are authentically ESG-focused can lead to a No Bull investment portfolio that wins.    

What we’ve recently witnessed at Orenda is that there is additional value to ESG during a widespread crisis. The principles backing an ESG investment strategy can be used in combination with public perception to quickly unmask companies that are not truly aligned with environmental, social and governance standards. And those proven to be out of alignment can be immediately dropped from investment portfolios and reconsidered once they do better.