Elevator pitch: NewsHedge Squawk is an automated broadcasting service that informs traders of unusual trading events in real time.
Year formed: 2012. Launched April 2015.
Number of employees: 3
Stage: In revenue (pre-seed).
Notable Investors: Privately owned. Funded by founders.
Brief description: NewsHedge Squawk is a self-learning, fully automatic market scanner that uncovers and verbally broadcasts unusual trading events in real time by tracking 6,000+ stocks, options, sectors, top commodities, and exchange messages.