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Formerly youDevise Ltd and First Coverage Inc., TIM Group develops technology for the finance sector. Our core products are software applications that enable institutional brokers to gain rewards for generating alpha via trade ideas whilst helping investment managers to achieve market-beating returns. TIM Group has offices in London, North America and Hong Kong. Our global team is expert in the art of unlocking alpha for brokers and investors. We understand the needs of our clients, and we pride ourselves on being ultra-responsive in supporting them. Since launching our core product, TIM Ideas Equities, in 2005 we have also developed a range of other products. TIM Investor is our new investment decision support platform, providing investment managers with key signals and analytics to facilitate their pursuit of alpha. It is not only the optimal interface for receiving trade ideas, but also the only research tool offering the Indicator: a demonstrably predictive signal of short to medium-term price changes.
TypePrivate
Founded2002
HQLondon, GB
Websitetimgroup.com
Employee Ratings3.7

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Employees (est.) (Apr 2021)47(-2%)
Revenue (FY, 2018)£13.8 M
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at TIM Group

Colin Berthoud

Colin Berthoud

Co-Founder & Founding Partner
Jeffrey Fredrick

Jeffrey Fredrick

Managing Director
Keith Wong

Keith Wong

Global Head of Account Management
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TIM Group Office Locations

TIM Group has offices in London, Boston and New York
London, GB (HQ)
10 Queen St Pl
Boston, MA, US
745 Atlantic Ave #719
New York, NY, US
1501 Broadway 8th Floor
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TIM Group Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

2002

TIM Group total Funding

$2.4 m
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TIM Group Revenue

TIM Group's revenue was reported to be £13.8 m in FY, 2018
GBP

Revenue (FY, 2018)

13.8m

Gross profit (FY, 2018)

11.3m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2018), %

81.6%

Net income (FY, 2018)

2.3m

EBITDA (FY, 2018)

3.0m

EBIT (FY, 2018)

250.3k

Cash (31-Dec-2018)

3.8m
GBPFY, 1998FY, 1999FY, 2000FY, 2001FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Revenue

328.5k5.3m6.1m6.3m6.3m9.1m9.2m10.4m10.6m11.3m12.6m13.9m13.8m

Revenue growth, %

6%12%

Cost of goods sold

3.5m6.1m4.9m1.7m3.4m4.0m4.0m3.7m3.8m3.8m3.2m2.5m

Gross profit

1.8m(40.5k)1.4m4.6m5.7m5.2m6.4m6.9m7.5m8.8m10.6m11.3m
GBPFY, 1998FY, 1999FY, 2000FY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash

64.5k1.5m2.6m852.9k484.3k701.1k523.4k136.0k287.2k870.6k608.6k1.8m933.2k659.2k1.1m1.9m1.2m680.4k3.0m3.8m

Accounts Receivable

20.8k1.4m108.3k405.6k468.4k916.8k1.0m945.4k1.2m2.1m2.8m2.3m2.0m3.5m4.5m5.7m3.4m

Current Assets

107.5k3.4m3.5m1.4m863.5k1.5m887.2k860.2k468.4k1.2m1.9m1.6m3.7m4.3m4.8m4.7m5.0m5.8m6.3m10.3m15.1m

PP&E

31.3k778.4k718.2k200.5k16.8k3.4k14.2k81.1k53.4k33.6k49.3k43.1k315.8k781.0k536.0k270.7k106.2k366.7k403.7k168.8k98.6k
GBPFY, 1998FY, 1999FY, 2000FY, 2001FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Net Income

(392.5k)88.2k(2.6m)(252.9k)950.0k(567.0k)(1.0m)(896.0k)(1.8m)(132.8k)683.9k18.9k2.3m

Cash From Operating Activities

2.6m1.5m694.7k2.9m2.7m1.6m2.5m4.0m3.5m

Cash From Financing Activities

(3.3k)1.1m1.5m12.1k46.4k(221.5k)(578.3k)251.5k

Net Change in Cash

1.0m(757.1k)(274.0k)441.7k749.0k(766.2k)(483.7k)2.1m816.1k
GBPFY, 1998

Financial Leverage

-0.4 x
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TIM Group Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

86/100

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TIM Group Online and Social Media Presence

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TIM Group Blogs

Top Performer Awards 2019 Announced

We are delighted to announce the results of our 8th annual Top Performer Awards. Based on performance during 2018, these results highlight the brokers and salespeople who picked the best performing ideas in 2018. 2018 saw sell-side firms share over a quarter of a million ideas with their buy-side cl…

Record January numbers as trade ideas bounce back in 2019

2,032 authors at 283 sell-side companies sent 28,200 ideas to their clients through TIM in January, making it the busiest start to a year we’ve seen so far. The record numbers are all the more welcome after a difficult fourth quarter when many contributors started their idea holiday early. Sources o…

2018: Another great year for alpha capture

2018 was another great year for alpha capture. Sell-side firms shared over a quarter of a million ideas with their buy-side clients (a record high), and those ideas were worth a remarkable 44 bps on average. The TIM network has continued to grow from 310 firms in 2017 to 330 firms this year. In 2019…

Compliance Update – September 2018

This month we answer two questions: For 10 or more years, TIM has been a standalone web service. Increasingly, both buy-side and sell-side are integrating internal systems with TIM. What is driving this? With the regulatory-driven squeeze affecting most brokers there are fewer sales people. Yet the …

TIM reveals the brokers who picked the Japan stocks that made 2017 an epic year for trading

Goldman Sachs topped the bulge bracket broker rankings for the second year in a row. Goldman Sachs also had the top ranking bulge bracket salesperson, with Yurika Kurasawa outperforming the market by 6.62%. Andrew Ke of Tokai Tokyo Securities was top of the mid-tier salespeople, beating the market b…

TIM reveals the brokers who picked the Europe stocks that made 2017 an epic year for trading

UBS tops the Europe bulge brokers for the sixth year in a row. Jon Saxon at Stifel Nicolaus was the number 1 mid-tier salesperson, beating the market by 7.81% for his ideas over the year. Fearnley Securities came top of the mid-tier brokerage category, followed by Berenberg Bank. Michael Moizant at …
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TIM Group Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was TIM Group founded?

    TIM Group was founded in 2002.

  • Who are TIM Group key executives?

    TIM Group's key executives are Colin Berthoud, Jeffrey Fredrick and Keith Wong.

  • How many employees does TIM Group have?

    TIM Group has 47 employees.

  • What is TIM Group revenue?

    Latest TIM Group annual revenue is £13.8 m.

  • What is TIM Group revenue per employee?

    Latest TIM Group revenue per employee is £293.6 k.

  • Who are TIM Group competitors?

    Competitors of TIM Group include Quandl, Bitrix24 and Ebiquity.

  • Where is TIM Group headquarters?

    TIM Group headquarters is located at 10 Queen St Pl, London.

  • Where are TIM Group offices?

    TIM Group has offices in London, Boston and New York.

  • How many offices does TIM Group have?

    TIM Group has 4 offices.