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Using Parsel to extract data from capital markets documents

Built with financial markets in mind

As we have mentioned previously, we initially developed Parsel as a tool for the emerging markets investment research & data platform, Tellimer. Tellimer was looking for a way to automagically pull structured...

December 9, 2022 Ian Watt

Tellimer launches enterprise version of its financial data-extraction tool - Parsel AI

Tellimer Group (Tellimer), a financial technology, data and information provider, has launched V2.0 of its AI-powered data extraction tool, Parsel.

Parsel is a market-leading intelligent document processing (IDP) tool, designed and built by Tellimer to give financial and capital-market participants a competitive advantage in analysing and processing credit, sovereign, company and other fi...

October 18, 2022 The Parsel Team

Parsel just got even better! Parsel V2 is now live.

To help us deliver a superior product to our valued customers, we've spent the past year working extensively on improving Parsel’s extraction accuracy and unlocking new abilities, such as form field extraction and custom algorithm configurations for Enterprise clients.

In this article, we share six major improvements we are rolling out with this release, ...

August 17, 2022 The Parsel Team

Harnessing the value of customer data: How to automatically collect and populate customer records

In today's digital age, customer data can open a lot of doors for optimization opportunities. Intelligent businesses can collect and leverage their customer information to learn more about their client base and improve their user experiences.

But manually collecting every piece of information and entering it into one place, e.g., a CRM, can be very costly and time consuming.

This is...

July 9, 2022 Nouhaila Idrissi

Benefits of automated invoice data extraction in demand analysis

When making demand planning decisions, would you rather base your choice off intuition or data?

While human intuition seems to offer a reliable alternative to the painstaking task of extracting and analysing demand data, intuition is subjective, and business decisions should be made based on objective data— factual...

April 21, 2022 Nouhaila Idrissi

Toward data driven and strategic procurement – Parsing purchase data for your spend analysis

Purchase orders (PO) are one of the many valuable tools in procurement. They add a level of clarity and formality to the buying and purchasing process, forming a bidding contract between the parties involved.

While there’s a whole host of elements that warrant attention when maintaining an efficient and error free purchasing workflow, here we’re going to focus on the data in your ...

March 15, 2022 Nouhaila Idrissi

Leveraging document parsing APIs for business automation

In this blog post, we explore a term that you've probably heard quite a bit. That term is API, or Application Programming Interface. We’ll discuss what an API does, why they exist and how you can leverage API in business process automation, specifically in document/PDF parsing and data extraction.

What is an API?

Though the concept originated in the 1940s, the termJanuary 18, 2022 Nouhaila Idrissi

Leveraging Data Analytics - Turning Unstructured PDF documents into structured datasets

“When working with PDF documents, before importing your collected information to your database for further analysis, you usually need to convert your documents from PDF to JSON.”

Why does Data analytics matter?

From driving process and cost efficiencies to improving financial performance and monitoring customer retention, more c...

December 10, 2021 Nouhaila Idrissi

How To Extract Data From International Invoices With Parsel

PDF Invoice Data Extraction On An International Scale

As an accounts Payable Clerk/specialist dealing with business on an international scale, reviewing invoices against purchase orders and ensuring proper processing is a crucial part of managing cash flow and supplier accounts.

Organisation is a ...

November 17, 2021 Nouhaila Idrissi

What are the benefits of OCR data extraction?

Optical Character Recognition (OCR) technologies have been a gamechanger in data extraction. At Parsel, we use OCR to analyse and identify the data in your PDFs and extract it without the need for manual guidance - just one of the many benefits of OCR data extraction.

As a concept, OCR has been around since the early 1900's, but it wasn't until the information a...

October 26, 2021 Andrew Johnson

How to turn your company reports into Excel files with Parsel

Company reports contain some of the most valuable data for businesses, yet that information is often locked away in PDFs, making it difficult to analyse in-depth. With Parsel's unrivalled accuracy on financial data, extracting that data is much easier than you might think.

Company reports can come in many forms. Earnings reports, balance statements, financials, ...

October 13, 2021 Ian Watt

How Parsel converts PDFs to Excel without software

As a fully online service, Parsel doesn't require any software download or installation. Simply sign up, drag and drop your files and extract your PDF data from the convenience of your browser. In this post, we explain how Parsel is able to convert PDFs to Excel without software.<...

August 31, 2021 Andrew Johnson

PDF invoice data extraction made simple with Parsel

Simply drag and drop your PDF invoices into Parsel and let our technology analyse, identify and extract your invoice data into the filetype of your choice in minutes.

Though we've blogged previously about Parsel's best-in-class ability to extract and convert PDF data to Excel, we haven't discussed the specific use cases that our extraction technology can b...

July 19, 2021 Andrew Johnson

Parsel output types explored: JSON

This second post in the series takes a look at another output file type that our clients use to analyse their PDF table data and power their applications: JavaScript Object Notation (JSON).

How Parsel helps clients analyse table data in PDFs

Parsel's core proposition is to turn table data from PDF documents (and image files) into structured data t...

June 24, 2021 Ian Watt

How to convert your PDF to JSON online with Parsel

Simply drag and drop your PDFs into Parsel and let our extraction technology analyse, identify and convert your PDF tables into JSON documents in minutes.

Over the past 15 years, JSON (JavaScript Object Notation) has become a staple of data transference for web services. Being easy to read and write, and sim...

June 15, 2021 Andrew Johnson

Parsel output types explored: Microsoft Excel

This first post in the series takes a look at one of the main output file types that our clients use to analyse their PDF table data and power their applications: Microsoft Excel.

How Parsel helps clients analyse table data in PDFs

Parsel's core proposition is to turn table data found in PDF documents (and image files) into May 17, 2021 Ian Watt

The principles of Parsel's serverless architecture: Secure, scalable & supple

In this post, we hear from the head of Parsel's data science team, Daniel Vliegenthart, about the technical architecture under the hood of Parsel and what that means for handling large document processing workloads without any performance degradation.

From the moment we first started thinking about Parsel as a product, we had three adjectives in mind for i...

March 19, 2021 Daniel Vliegenthart

How to convert PDFs to Excel for free with Parsel

Used by almost every business in every industry, PDFs are a common way to store and share information. But when information is stored in a PDF, it becomes much more difficult to edit for future use. In this blog, we’ll explain how to easily convert your PDF data to Excel using Parsel.

If you’re reading this, you’ve probably encountered a problem like this b...

March 10, 2021 Andrew Johnson

How to analyse macroeconomic data with Parsel

A Senior Economist at Tellimer Research, Patrick Curran, explains how the varied quality of macroeconomic data he works with makes analysis a difficult and arduous process. But with Parsel’s advanced table recognition and extraction, these colossal datasets can now be structured in mere minutes.

As an economist, working w...

February 20, 2021 Patrick Curran

How to extract data from PDF tables with Parsel

Extracting data from PDFs, made simple

In almost every profession, PDFs are used to store information. That information can come in all shapes and sizes – survey data, payroll information, company financial analysis, invoices, vast macroeconomic data sets – and PDFs are a convenient, universa...

February 10, 2021 Ian Watt