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Partnerships Built to Tackle the Market's Complexities


IRC forms strategic partnerships with independent analysts and investment research firms to help them succeed in the institutional marketplace.


We offer customized compliance, payments and business solutions, plus strategic guidance and access to our extensive research network.

Conversation bubblesOur approach is highly individualized. We take time to get to know you. We mutually develop tailored solutions. We share our industry expertise and network. And we look forward to a long-term relationship with you as you build or consolidate your research brand in the institutional marketplace.

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This flexible, customized approach offers potential benefits to many different kinds of research analysts and firms.

Analyst Start-ups

If you’re an analyst looking to go independent, we have a clear roadmap. Our tested approach can help solve a multitude of start-up problems across compliance, payments, licensing, administration and operations, and speed your path to finding clients and generating revenue.

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Research Firms

We work with established research firms of all sizes who may be looking for new ideas and solutions – whether you want to raise compliance standards, streamline operations, improve revenue collection, raise market profile, explore capital or advisory work, and more.

Alternative Research

Our customized approach suits alternative research providers, large and small, who may range across methodologies, sectors, asset classes and geographies, and have a variety of unique needs in search of specific solutions.



Alternative Data

Alt data is a special case of investment research with its own methods, challenges and micro-markets. We help data providers with tailored solutions, including data-focused compliance, data evaluation, productization, market outreach, revenue collection, administrative support and more.

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