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Advisory and Consulting Services

In a world of increasing uncertainty, challenges, and unexpected opportunities, you need more than just information. You need tailored advisory services designed for your unique business needs.

At S&P Global Market Intelligence, our team of experienced consultants and proprietary databases can help you find answers to the pressing questions for your business. Our Consulting and Advisory Services cover:

  • Custom Modelling, Business Scenarios & Forecasting Solutions
  • Investor Relations Consulting
  • Security and Intelligence Consulting
  • Supply Chain Advisory
  • Technology, Media & Telecommunications Consulting

2024 Supply Chain Outlook

How would industrial policy, labor action, and environmental policy implementation affect the global supply chain in 2024?


2024 Sustainability Outlook

How are water stress and drought frequency escalating climate risks in many countries and businesses?


Our Deep Offerings

  • Custom Modelling, Business Scenarios & Forecasting Solutions
  • Investor Relations Consulting
  • Security and Intelligence Consulting
  • Supply Chain Advisory
  • TMT Consulting

Custom Modelling, Business Scenarios & Forecasting Solutions

Manage your greatest strategic and operational challenges with tailored forecasts to address your business needs.

Drawing on unparalleled depth and breadth of expertise, proven forecasting methodologies, best-in-class data, and deep industry expertise, we can help you with:

  • Demand planning
  • Strategic planning
  • Sales and operations planning
  • Financial planning and analysis
  • Business/product line forecasting
  • Alternative planning scenarios
  • Budgeting


Investor Relations Consulting

Meet the next generation of solution-based workflow tools and advisory services. Our services can help IR and Corporate departments to effectively track the financial markets, industry peers, and company performance. With our data-driven reporting, we help companies to obtain and keep shareholders, manage stock valuations, and decrease volatility.

  • Capital surveillance
    Analyze stock, bond, and beneficial ownership and analyze investor motives.
  • Find new investors
    Identify, target, and engage compatible investors and measure and report on results.
  • Measure Market sentiment
    Understand how investors and analysts perceive their company, how effectively their corporate messaging strategy is resonating with the Street, and what the market expects going forward.
  • Corporate Governance & Advisory services
    Understand how investors integrate sustainability into their investment and stewardship activities. Identify governance risks, link to compensation practices, and board diversity. Develop an action plan to engage and communicate with stakeholders throughout the year.
  • Strategic Sustainability services
    Review and design company-specific sustainability strategies, sustainability-related disclosures, and communication materials. Diagnose the status of any company's sustainability profile compared to its peers, sector, and industry through a regulatory framework and capital markets lens.
  • M&A, Activism & Special Situations Advisory services
    Provide support to manage investor relations, and support corporate boards, executives, and corporate secretaries during public takeovers, mergers, activist attacks, and special situations.


Security and Intelligence Consulting

Our consulting services are designed to gather proactive intelligence for security teams who need detailed forecasts and location-specific risk analysis. Integrated with geopolitical analysis and scenarios, we can connect security to wider political, economic, and industry dynamics. We can help you with:

  • Intelligence collection
  • Threat assessments
  • Scenario analysis
  • Integrity investigations
  • Risk quantification


Supply Chain Advisory

Our advisory services provide clarity to strategic planning of the supply chain control tower. Our intelligence and expertise focus on foresight to inform proactive management of supply chains. We provide a single source for diverse supply chain data and expertise across countries and sectors. Our core solution suite includes:

  • Cost Management
    Buying strategy by product, and territory. When should you buy your materials, and in what region? What is driving prices?
  • Early Warning System/ Supply Chain Risk
    Do you have an integrated data system to check signals of supply chain disruption over different time horizons?
  • Sourcing, Diversification & Resilience
    Are you over-exposed to sole-sourcing suppliers that face a high risk of sanctions or ESG/ reputational risk?
  • Freight and Transportation
    Intelligence to equip you in negotiating freight rates and forecasting (US) intermodal freight volumes to inform freight plans.


TMT Consulting

Our Technology, Media, and Telecommunications (TMT) Research provides essential insight into the pace and extent of digital transformation across the global TMT landscape.

Backed by a global team of industry experts from 451 Research and Kagan, we deliver a range of syndicated research, advisory and go-to-market services, and live events. Our research coverage includes:

  • Applied Infrastructure & DevOps
  • Cloud & Managed Services
  • Cloud Native
  • Consumer Technology
  • Customer Experience & Commerce
  • Data, AI & Analytics Research Agenda
  • Datacenter Services & Infrastructure
  • ESG
  • Fintech
  • Global Media Research
  • Global Mobile, Multichannel, and Broadband
  • Information Security
  • Internet of Things
  • Workforce Productivity and Collaboration


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  • Best Overall Sell-Side Technology Provider, 2023
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