painkiller n. 1. a service that solves an acute problem affecting outcomes.
Cians is a painkiller for financial services clients.

What We Do

Working with Cians Analytics allows your organization to free up junior-level associates for more strategic tasks. This enables you you to get the most out of your staff while ensuring that all the important details are still attended to by well-trained and accountable professionals. Your organization can now be scaled, as needed, without the need for long-term hires, but with the benefit of accessing a large pool of experts in various fields and industries.

Investment Banking

With our solution, clients have the ability to enhance capacity on an "as needed" basis when time and resources are sparse. Our model also allows for quick mobilization on time-sensitive projects and scalable engagement structures to suit every firm's size, culture and requirements.
Pre Deal
  • Shortlist Acquisition Targets
  • Shortlist Buyers by Rationale
  • Company Profiles
  • Industry Overviews
  • Pitchbook Support
  • M&A Case Studies
  • Briefing Packs
  • Strip Profiles
  • Marketing Material
Deal and Support
  • Pitchbook & Meeting Materials
  • CIM Support
  • Trading Comparables
  • Transaction Comparables
  • Company Benchmarking
  • Valuation (DCF, Relative)
  • Sensitivity & Scenario Analysis
  • Merger Modeling
  • Accretion & Dilution Modeling
  • Creating/updating Marketing Materials
Post Deal
  • Generation of Future Target Candidates
  • Marketing Newsletters

Private Equity

With our solution, clients have the ability to enhance capacity on an "as needed" basis when time and resources are sparse. Our model also allows for quick mobilization on time-sensitive projects and scalable engagement structures to suit every firm's size, culture and requirements.
Opportunity Sourcing Origination
  • Market/Sector Company Identification with CEO / CFO Contact Information
  • Conference and Attendee Identification with Profile and Contact Information
  • Company Profiles
  • CIM Summaries
  • Industry Overviews, Deep Dives and Primers
  • Monthly Sector Roundups
  • Pre-Meeting Materials
  • Capital Structure Analysis
  • Market & Macro Trends Reports
Deal Support
  • Library Services
  • Financial Models (DCF, IRR, Revenue Build-Up)
  • Trading and Transaction Comparables
  • Market Studies
  • Identification and Surveys
  • Sensitivity Analysis
  • IC Memo Support
Portfolio Monitoring
  • Financial Benchmarking
  • Portfolio Health Dashboard
  • Buyers Lists/Add-On Acquisition List
  • Competitor Analysis
  • Strategic Planning Analysis
  • SWOT Analysis
  • LP Presentations
  • Product or Market Expansion Analysis
  • Value Creation Planning Support
  • Exit Options Analysis

Hedge Funds

With our solution, clients have the ability to enhance capacity on an "as needed" basis when time and resources are sparse. Our model also allows for quick mobilization on time-sensitive projects and scalable engagement structures to suit every firm's size, culture and requirements.
Equity Long & Short
  • Analyze & Screen Securities & Provide Watch Alerts
  • Sector/Thematic Research
  • Financial Modeling & Valuation Analysis (DCF, LBO, Sensitivity Analysis)
  • Comparable Companies Analysis
  • Portfolio Monitoring and Performance Analysis
  • News Tracking & Monitoring
  • Niche Industry/Thematic Sector Research
  • Portfolio Monitoring & Analysis
Emerging Markets
  • Events, Industry, and Market Data Collection
  • Sector/Thematic Research
  • Macroeconomic Research and Analysis
  • Exchange Rate & Global Economies Tracking
  • Pestel Analysis
  • Commodity Reports
  • Risk Profiling
  • Risk Management
Fixed Income & Credit
  • Sector/Thematic Research
  • Debt Structure & Leverage Analysis
  • Covenant Monitoring
  • Cash Flow Modeling
  • Derivatives Analysis & Trading Support Strategies
  • Bankruptcy Analysis
  • Covenant & Indenture Analysis
  • Analyst Recommendation Summaries
  • Peer Group Analysis
  • Credit Rating
  • Credit Risk Analysis
  • Risk Profiling

Corporate & Portfolio Companies

With our solution, clients have the ability to enhance capacity on an "as needed" basis when time and resources are sparse. Our model also allows for quick mobilization on time-sensitive projects and scalable engagement structures to suit every firm's size, culture and requirements.
Corporates
  • Market Competitive Intelligence (Landscape Assessment)
  • Market Analysis and Research
  • Customer Market Research and Insights
  • Business Development Support
  • M&A Support
  • C-Suite Support & Board Packs
  • Information Memoranda
  • Financial Modeling, Controlling & Dashboard
  • Market Sizing
  • Project Feasibility Reports
  • Project Finance Reports & Analytics
Market Entry Strategies
  • Business Model Options Offering an Innovation Strategy
  • Brand Positioning and Marketing Strategy
  • Distribution Channels
  • Sales Strategy
  • Pricing
  • Sourcing and Manufacturing
  • Service Delivery Model
  • Ecosystem Development
  • Financial and Investment Models
  • Inorganic Growth Model Components
  • Government Relationship Management
  • Supply Chain Optimization Strategy Analysis
Execution Models
  • Performance Tracking and Loss Monitoring
  • Partnering Strategy and Objectives
  • Partner Identification with the Right Mix of Characteristics
  • Value Enhancement Strategies
  • Integration Planning and Execution
  • De-Merger Planning and Execution

Data Analytics Group (DAG)

The DAG supports systematic trading firms, heavy-data based companies and businesses that need to utilize data more efficiently. The team works with technology, research and investment teams to help ingest and scrub /manipulate data sets.

The team includes a diverse mix of business analysts, technologist and systems individuals to drive comprehensive coverage. Skill sets include but are not limited to: Python, SQL, C++, R and MatLab.
  • Analyze Data
  • Screen for Missing Feeds/Breaks
  • Check and Verify Data History
  • Validate Data Coverage
  • Map to Data Fields or Tickers
  • Data Dictionaries
  • Coding to Standardize Files
  • Create Uniform Sets
  • Monitor Delivery patterns of data
  • Maintain Data Logs
  • Prepare internal documents for researchers
  • Q&A for internal teams
  • Web Scraping