BCA Research - About Us

About Us

BCA is the leading independent provider of global investment research. Since 1949, BCA's mission has been to support its clients in making better investment decisions through the delivery of leading-edge analysis and forecasts of all the major asset classes and economies, as well as educating, informing and stimulating discussion through clear and thought-provoking research. The firm maintains a head office in Montreal, with local offices in London, New York, San Francisco, Hong Kong, Sydney, Cape Town and São Paulo.

Competitive Advantage


Analysis & Forecasts for all Asset Classes & Economies
BCA covers every corner of the globe through its Global, U.S., European, Emerging Markets, Frontier Markets and China strategy services. Asset class coverage includes equities, fixed income, FX, commodities and energy - as well as the geopolitical issues affecting the investment climate.

Over 65 Research Staff Including 18 Chief Strategists
We have tremendous continuity amongst our team of strategists; nine have been with the firm for more than a decade. BCA strategists are supported with an environment conducive to independent thought.

Proprietary Models and Leading Indicators
With over 160,000 data series, BCA controls a vast treasure of historical data, including countless proprietary leading indicators and predictive economic models.

Dedicated Account Management and Client Service
BCA has a dedicated Client Relationship Team for quick response and efficient fulfillment of client requests. The team is also available to assist with the provision of chartbooks and in the interaction between clients and BCA's research strategists.


BCA Research - About Us


BCA Research Survey


As part of our commitment to deliver the highest quality investment research and analysis with the best user experience, we would appreciate your feedback by filling out this short survey. Thank you for your co-operation.


1. How often do you log-in to BCA's website?
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Bi-weekly
Weekly
Monthly
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2. How would you rate your interactions with BCA Research? (5 being very satisfied, 1 being very dissatisfied)
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A. Finding and accessing subscribed research content
B. Delivery mechanism for reading research online
C. Meeting with Strategists (breakfasts, webcasts, etc.)
D. BCA events (conferences, etc.)
E. Answering ad-hoc research queries
F. Subscription and billing process
G. Regular interaction with dedicated account manager
H. Other comments

3. How would you rate BCA's website? (5 being very satisfied, 1 being very dissatisfied)
  1 2 3 4 5
A. Visual appeal
B. Organisation, navigation and structure of BCA's website
C. Consistency with other aspects of BCA's offerings (PDF, etc.)
D. User-friendliness and ease of use
E. Performance of loading content
F. Other comments

4. Which of the following mobile features are most important for you? (tick 3 most important)
A. Reading full research reports
B. Receiving a morning daily briefing on critical research topics
C. Searching for key indicators or analytics on markets of interest
D. Receiving short intra-day research alerts
E. Reading BCA blogs/microblogs
F. Listening to podcasts or watch webcasts on key research topics
G. Interact with other BCA users (e.g. sharing content and comments)
H. Accessing BCA Edge/Analytics
I. Interacting with BCA Strategists to answer research questions
J. Networking with other BCA clients

5. How would you rank your overall satisfaction level for your user experience with BCA? (5 being very satisfied, 1 being very dissatisfied)
1 2 3 4 5

6. Which other Investment Research Applications do you use on a regular basis?
A. List of applications (in priority order of preference if possible)

7. Other Information
A. Job Title
B. Age bracket less than 30
30 - 39
40 - 49
50 - 59
60 plus