Rupert Taylor is the co-founder of AltFi and the founder and CEO of AltFi Data. AltFi is a leading alternative finance news and events resource. AltFi Data is an independent data analytics company specializing in verification of asset performance for originators and provision of DD and analytics to investors. Prior to founding AltFi in 2013, Rupert spent 13 years working in investment banking. After a start in institutional equities he moved into cross-asset sales, and eventually proprietary trading. His experience in trading a range of asset classes, together with extensive experience of angel investment, gives him a good insight into what investors require from a news and analytics service.