CAMBRIDGE, Mass. and WASHINGTON, May 18, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- LH Meyer, Inc., the research firm founded and led by former Federal Reserve Board Governor Larry Meyer, announces its partnership with Prattle, a provider of tradable textual analytics, as two business lines under the new parent company Quiet Signal. Larry Meyer remains president of LH Meyer, and Ken Meyer transitions to Quiet Signal COO. Former Prattle CEO Evan Schnidman and former Prattle CTO Bill MacMillan take on the roles of Quiet Signal CEO and CTO, respectively.
"This merger creates a company with deep expertise, established customer relationships, sophisticated technology and immense growth potential," said Larry Meyer of LH Meyer, Inc. "Prattle provides novel central bank sentiment analytics that complement LH Meyer's monetary policy and macroeconomic analysis. Both of these services provide clarity to investors struggling with a flood of unstructured data and information."
"Quiet Signal is the natural synthesis of Prattle and LH Meyer," said Evan Schnidman, CEO of Quiet Signal. "From central bank communications to broader applications such as earnings calls or regulatory information, we create actionable signals from noisy information."
Prattle, a text analytics company, evaluates global central bank communications using an expertly trained, domain-specific linguistic algorithm and machine learning. Built to treat prose as data, this methodology produces comprehensive, unbiased and quantitative assessments of central bank communications in real time. For more information, visit www.prattle.co.
About LH Meyer, Inc.
Led by former Federal Reserve Board Governor Larry Meyer, LH Meyer, Inc. uses its macro forecasting expertise and extensive knowledge of monetary policy to provide its clients with a full suite of commentaries and analytics on US economic outlook, monetary policy and rates. In addition to former Board Governor Larry Meyer, it is supported by an expert staff including former director of research at the Federal Reserve, David Stockton. For more information, visit www.lhmeyer.com.
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