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The Crunchbase Graph : analysing the graph

Crunchbase is collecting information about the startup eco-system. Its data is available via csv files. We have seen how to model it and load it into the Neo4j graph database. Now we are going to analyse the data to identify market trends and influential investors. The roles of analysis and visualization We have seen how to […]

Using graphs to uncover insider trading schemes

When there is power and money at stakes, individuals will resort to cheating to beat the competition. Professional sports have doping and financial markets have insider trading. To understand the role data analysis play in fraud investigation, look no further than the case of former SAC Manager Mathew Martoma convicted in what may be the […]

Analysing the Offshore Leaks with graphs

The Offshore Leaks released in 2013 by the ICIJ is a rarity. It is a big dataset of real information about some of the most secret places on earth : the offshore financial centers. The investigation of the ICIJ brought to the surface many interesting stories including the suspicious activities of the President of Azerbaijan. We […]