Risk Management with Nexis® Data as a Service

Turning to artificial intelligence and big data to complement existing due diligence and third-party risk monitoring processes

How does Nexis® Data as a Service support risk management?

Whether you want to integrate data into your in-house ERM system or leverage machine learning and predictive analytics to enhance risk visibility, you need access to timely, relevant data. Nexis® Data as a Service can help. Use the Nexis® Metabase Adverse Media Feed to power predictive analytics that help you identify emerging  reputational risks, such as changes in the public perception of existing customers, suppliers or third parties. The feed can be customized to align with your organization’s specific risk considerations.

Risk Management with a Customizable Adverse Media Feed

Nexis® Metabase Adverse Media Feed enables greater visibility into negative news that could impact your business.

Nexis® Data as a Service offers an adverse media feed that helps companies:

  • Capture a comprehensive perspective of adverse media from sources around the world, helping organizations with a global footprint understand potential risk, wherever it appears.
  • Tailor the adverse media feed to align to an individual organization’s unique risk considerations.

The Benefits:

Our customizable adverse media feed allows entities to break through both the overload and noise of constant negative news. The adverse media feed puts the adaptive power back into the hands of risk professionals, enabling them to add, discard and change their adverse media monitoring searches to meet their evolving risk concerns.

  • Access easy-to-customize low, medium and high adverse media templates*. Each template consists of an index of pre-populated adverse search terms. Companies can tailor and recreate these templates to reflect their specific adverse monitoring needs.
  • Different geographical regions provide for a variety of perceptions of business-threats. Being able to further customize the adverse media feed templates helps address cultural and geographical differences.
  • Industry-specific challenges and negative trends are often difficult to trace and identify in global adverse media-monitoring tools. Tailoring them to the requirements of different industries and entities allows for a more precise analysis.
  • Select between multiple languages, providing extensive opportunities for tuning the adverse media feeds to different regions.

Facts and Figures


News Sources

3.5 Million

Articles Per Day


Descriptive Metadata Added


Unique Topics (Subjects & Industries)

1.5+ Million



Sanctions & Watchlists


Countries & Territories Covered

Integrate data on PEPs, sanctions, watchlists, and blacklists into AI applications to maintain a clear view of third parties which have faced legal action and individuals in a public position with possible exposure to bribery.

Why the Nexis® Metabase Adverse Media Feed Matters

Precise adverse media monitoring supports ongoing risk-mitigation operations and can help enhance an entity’s reputation as well as prevent potential regulatory misconduct.

The opportunity to determine what adverse media consists of and which languages have to be considered, gives companies a tailor-made adverse media feed experience.

In comparison to uncompromising, static solutions, the customizable Nexis® Metabase Adverse Media Feed provides increased independence and allows for a more in-depth understanding of near-real time risks flagged in the media.

Nexis Data as a Service

With an unmatched global content collection enhanced through normalization and metadata enrichments, Nexis Data as a Service (DaaS) delivers the highly relevant, archival and current data organizations require for a broad range of artificial intelligence applications.

Nexis Data as a Service offers access to current and archival data via a variety of application programming interfaces, including Search and Retrieve, Bulk and Constant Call APIs.

Nexis Data as a Service can connect you to:

  • Legal entity data from Open Corporates to help you establish a company’s legal name, as well as any DBA names, a critical piece of meeting regulations aimed at curtailing financial crime, bribery and corruption. This data covers 165 million companies and 220 million officerships in 130 jurisdictions.
  • Critical Mentions broadcast transcripts and video clips, which includes an archive of 2.3 billion documents across 1,500+ news channels. With 1.4 million new documents added daily, this dataset enables more robust analysis of CEO interviews and more, allowing you to capture the context behind headlines and soundbites.
  • Corporate Affiliations featuring corporate hierarchies, data on top executives and board members and company profiles of 2 million public and private companies around the world. This data is useful for identifying beneficial ownership, verifying self-reported data during onboarding, and avoiding conflicts of interest.
Companies are using a wide range of AI applications to support their due diligence and ongoing monitoring processes and thereby manage risk. But AI tools are only as effective as the data powering them. Our data goes through a data fabrication, classification, and enrichment process, so you’re not just using big data - you’re using smart data.

Nexis Data as a Service delivers data via flexible APIs - Search & Retrieve, Constant Call or Bulk - for easy integration into in-house risk management applications. Explore our comprehensive source universe of data for risk management and discover the other CORE advantages of Nexis Data as a Service.

Get in touch

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