Analec Infotech Private Ltd – Company Review

 

Today’s post is on Analec Infotech Private Ltd.

In my last company review posts, I covered Pune based financial research and analysis companies like Reval Analytics, CapMetrics and AlgoAnalytics.

I plan to cover many more companies in Pune. However, I decided to take a break from Pune based companies and focus on different companies all over India so that people living in different parts of India can benefit from my analysis.

Before I start, let me clear one thing, this analysis is for people who are looking for entry level career in financial analysis and research and want to know more about Analec Infotech Private Limited.

 

Analec Infotech: Company Review

 

OK, so today I’m writing on Analec Infotech Private Limited, a company running its financial research and analysis operations from Gurgaon, Haryana.

 

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Analec Infotech

 

About

The company’s headquarters are in Singapore and has a delivery centre in Gurgaon,India, apart from business development offices in Singapore and the United States.

The company is a software-enabled solution provider to the investment research and investment banking sectors. It combines technology with business process knowledge.

I think, the company’s main strengths are its domain knowledge in investment banking and investment research industry and its expertise in technology.

Services/Products

The company employs 100+ people in three areas—Software Implementation, Software Support and Financial Analytics.

I will primarily be focusing on this Financial Analytics area in this post.

In financial analytics, company mainly provides these services—Industry specific financial forecasting models, financial modeling migration and database content creation.

Analec has three products—Analec ResearchWise, Analec ClientManager and Analec ModelViewer.

The company’s main clients are financial institutions and broker-dealers. The clients include sell side analysts, research managers, workflow and compliance professionals and sales and trading professionals.

Positions

Currently people are working at these positions.

1. Equity Research Analyst

2. Manager

3. Financial Analyst

4. Business Analyst

5. Analyst

6. Senior Analyst

7. Research Associate

Job Responsibilities include

  • Building & maintaining in-depth financial forecast models for companies in the industrial and capital goods sector in the Asia Pacific region.
  • Analyzing financial results and perform financial valuation exercises using SOTP/ DCF/ Relative/ NAV/NPV methods
  • Writing reports on companies under coverage and regular news update
  • Carry out Industry research
  • Tracking micro and macro factors/news and analyzing the possible implication on companies revenue.
  • Mentor Research associates and review their work

Eligibility

  • MBA / CA / CFA / ICWA / CFP
  • Graduate/Post-graduate in finance/accountancy/economics/commerce with 1-2 years experience

Skills required

  • Strong conceptual knowledge of accounting principles & financial management concepts
  • Good Understanding of the inter-relationship between key Financial Statements.
  • Good Sector Knowledge (Atleast 1 sector) from an equity research perspective.
  • Good Understanding of financial modeling and valuation multiples.
  • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal English) and experience in writing financial reports or commentary.
  • Ability to train and mentor junior resources
  • Sharp analytical and problem solving skills
  • Extensive knowledge of MS Office

My Verdict

If you want to apply to this company, check its eligibility criteria and skills requirement mentioned above. If you are an MBA/Post graduate in finance/economics and you’ve a basic understanding of finance and accounting concepts, financial analysis, capital markets, equity research and financial modeling and valuation basics, and have good communication and report writing skills, you can apply to this company.

There will be a written test on finance and accounting fundamentals, valuation and financial modeling

You should be open to learning and new challenges and also sharpen your leadership skills along the way.

You can make a mid-term career in this company.

Have queries? Write to me in ‘Comments’ below.

Disclaimer: The author of this post is not a placement consultant and is not related to Analec Infotech . The opinions in this report are for informational and educational purposes only and should not be construed as a recommendation.The information in this report is believed to be accurate, but under no circumstances should a person act upon the information contained within without proper due diligence.

Reval Analytics – Company Review

 

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Reval Analytics

 

In my endeavor to help career aspirants in financial research, I regularly write on the analytics companies which are into financial research & analysis space and in this post, I will write on Reval Analytics, full name—Reval Analytics Pvt.Ltd.

Before I start, let me clear one thing—this analysis is for people who are looking for an entry level career in financial analysis and research and want to know more about Reval Analytics.

The company is located on Senapati Bapat Road, Pune and has three offices in India, one of them is in Vijaywada.

Reval is a fully-owned subsidiary of Virtua Research—which is into financial modeling services.

About Reval Analytics

Reval Analytics is co-founded by 3 people—Venkat Chalasani, Andy Detwiler and Prasanna Walimbe.

 

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Reval Analytics Founder

Prasanna is the Founder Director and heading Indian operations since 2004.

Reval has 300+ people working in its 3 offices in India and the US.

The company’s founders have 10+ years of experience in Financial Services and Software Development space.

Services/Products

The company provides innovative, cost-effective financial models and research solutions to institutional investors and help them lower costs.

The company’s services are focused on data collection, building financial models and software development.

The company is into financial modeling and equity research space, primarily, and has 2 main products—Indigo and CheckWork.

1. Indigo is an on-demand, Web-based platform of detailed, interactive company financial models. This product allows users to manage operational drivers and create proprietary forecasts and save multiple scenarios — all at the touch of a keystroke.

2. CheckWork is an on-demand, bespoke proprietary channel checking and investigative research service.

Positions

Currently, people are working at these positions:

1. Junior Research Analyst

2. Research Analyst

3. Client Service Analyst

4. Business Analyst

5. Equity Research Analyst

6. Market Analyst

Job Responsibilities include

  • Independently build and update financial models for equity research on quarterly basis for different sectors by identifying major drivers and develop sound revenue and cost model.
  • Writing short research report and analyst report on the companies and sector report on a given sector.
  • Projecting free cash flows, earnings and ratios to build DCF and relative valuation models.
  • Using sensitivity analysis for DCF valuation.
  • Work on related Macro Elements required for forecasting.
  • Writing short research report and analyst report on the companies and sector report on a given sector.

Eligibility

You’re eligible to apply if you’re an MBA(Finance)/CFA/PG in finance, commerce or economics.

Skills required

If you want to apply for the positions mentioned above, you should have following skills.

  • Good knowledge in Accounts & Finance
  • Good communication and analytical skills
  • Fundamental analysis, financial modeling including DCF and relative valuation, equity research skills , model auditing, research report writing, client servicing support
  • Data collection from company filings, additional information from analyst meets, industry forums etc, macro data collection, data quality check
  • Financial statement analysis
  • Industry analysis
  • Report writing skills

In my opinion, Reval is a great learning place which provides good quality work. There are very few companies that provide pure and exclusive equity research work and Reval is one of them. So, it’s advisable to join Reval to shorten your learning curve.

Work culture is very friendly and you’re surrounded by smart analysts, which in itself, is a perk.
Any questions on this?

Disclaimer: The author of this post is not a placement consultant and is not related to Reval Analytics. The opinions in this report are for informational and educational purposes only and should not be construed as a recommendation.The information in this report is believed to be accurate, but under no circumstances should a person act upon the information contained within without proper due diligence.

AlgoAnalytics – Company Review

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  To be frank, I didn’t know about AlgoAnalytics till last week. I came across this company’s name when I was researching CapMetrics. I became curious about this company so started researching on it. So, let’s dig in. Before I start, let me clear one thing—this analysis is for people who are looking for entry […] Read more »