Industry: Information Industry
: 1510 Fashion Island Blvd.Suite 120San Mateo
, CA 94404650-356-9040 (Tel) 650-571-5367 (Fax)
Owners: Investors include Oak Investment Partners, Ampersand Ventures, Diamondhead Ventures and Split Rock Partners.
Comments: FirstRain is a provider of search-driven research applications for investment professionals and corporate executives. They fill the information gap that exists in the research process for portfolio managers, analysts and management teams, uncovering information they would not see otherwise, and help theri clients ask and answer more effective questions, identify emerging trends, and generate better ideas-faster.FirstRain combines cutting-edge technology with models of companies and topics in their market context to extract only the most relevant intelligence from the web-including hard-to-find sources such as sector-specific sources, premium subscription sites, influential blogs and local and international news. They deliver personalized results tailored to their clients' particular strategy and view of the market via email or web access.FirstRain is a privately held company, headquartered in Foster City, CA. The company has sales client-services offices in New York, NY, and research and development facilities in Gurgaon.