About Us

Stacia Hachem

Stacia Hachem has been creating and assessing investor data and research for over 25 years; founding Research Agency, Inc, a buy-side research and data consultancy in 1998.

The firm offers expertise to achieve measurable results from all buy-side vendors; saving clients time and money.

Buy-Side Clients have included: S.A.C. Capital, Weiss Multi-Strategy, Wexford Capital, Gilder Gagnon & Howe, Moore Capital, Cramer Rosenthal, Family Offices and Mutual Funds such as Putnam, Fidelity, Legg-Mason & others.
From 2006 through 2009, Ms. Hachem ran an Emerging Markets model portfolio exclusively for Weiss Multi-Strategy.

Initially, Research Agency structured buy-side (alternative data) products for industry research firms such as: Jupiter Communications, comScore, J.D. Power & Associates, AMR Research, John. S. Herold and others.

She began her career as a Foreign Exchange Sales Trader at J. P. Morgan Chase in New York and London and later focused on Emerging Markets for The Economist Intelligence Unit and Euromoney Institutional Investor.

She was a Returning Scholar at the University of Chicago, received her M.I.A Columbia University (1987) and B.A Mundelein College of Loyola University (1985). She is deeply involved with cutting-edge genetic breast cancer prevention research and advocacy.


The Team

Our team is comprised of executives and analysts with backgrounds in Wall Street research and market data as well as top-tier management consulting firms.