Answers to Popular Questions on PGR's
Primary Research Methods, Expert Network & Much More
Who is Primary Global Research?
PGR is a unique, sell-side investment research firm based
in California. We provide primary research, ideas, perspective,
data sources and services to some of the top investment funds in
What industries does Primary Global
We cover energy and
goods and services,
telecommunications, technology and other industries, as well
as sub-sectors of each major industry.
What is GATE?
GATE stands for Global Advisory Team of Experts. GATE
members have real-world experience in industries such as
media, telecommunications, retail,
and aerospace. They speak one-on-one with PGR clients to
provide up-to-the-minute intelligence on trends, issues,
regulations and dynamics affecting a particular company, product
How do experts get recruited and
screened for GATE?
We recruit professionals from major industry conferences, trade
publications and other well-respected sources and forums. The
PGR team interviews each expert and publishes to the client
portal the expert's background, knowledge base and position in
the value chain. Clients can use the proprietary portal to
easily view information about every expert in the GATE network
as well as the expert's comments and opinions—anytime, anywhere.
If you have interest in joining
our team of professionals, let us know.
What is the process for working with an
PGR works closely with clients to pinpoint their research
objectives, map out factors affecting the targeted company's
success and determine which experts are most qualified to
provide relevant data points and insights. When a client
requests a meeting with a specific expert, PGR vets the expert
for conflicts of interest, regulatory
availability. Then, PGR schedules a one-on-one phone
consultation. PGR can also arrange private face-to-face
meetings—whether at the client's office, as part of a field trip
to a region of interest, or during an industry conference or
Who do I contact to get more
information about Primary Global Research?
All of our contact information can be found here.