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RIMES Joins the NASDAQ OMX Elite Index Data Partnership

RIMES Technologies Corporation today announced that it has become an Elite Index Data Partner of NASDAQ OMX, the world’s largest exchange company and benchmark index provider. All NASDAQ OMX indexes will be available via the RIMES Benchmark Data Service (BDS), the fully managed data service which takes care of clients’ entire benchmark data workflow, improving…

GlobeOp Hedge Fund Index Offers First Independent, Timely Window on Liquidity and Investor Sentiment

GlobeOp Financial Services will offer an independent monthly window into hedge fund capital flows with the launch next week of the first in a planned series of GlobeOp Hedge Fund Indices. “There is a real lack of independently confirmed industry data against which hedge fund managers and investors can benchmark their allocations and performance,” said…

Netik Signs as Elite Index Data Partner with NASDAQ OMX

Netik, a global provider of financial data management and reporting services and products, today announces that it has been signed as an Elite Index Data Partner with NASDAQ OMX, the world’s largest exchange company and global leader in creating and licensing benchmark indexes. Netik offers the full suite of data for all NASDAQ OMX indexes…

SRL Global Chooses SIX Telekurs for Pricing and Index Data

SRL Global, originally established as a trading and technology joint venture with Man Group Plc in 2007, now an independent specialist technology boutique offering its services to financial buy side institutions, recently signed an agreement with SIX Telekurs UK Ltd to take end of day pricing and index benchmark data for its NEXUS Enterprise Solution….

Russell Investments And Interactive Data Introduce Fair Value Adjusted Index Information For Select Russell Global Indices

Interactive Data Corporation, a provider of financial market data, analytics and related solutions, today announced that its Pricing and Reference Data business will provide its Fair Value Information Service (FVIS) for international equities to Russell Investments for use in providing fair value adjusted information on Russell’s global equity indices. This information is designed to help…

Mackie Research Capital Goes Live on SunGard’s Fame for Pricing Data and Analytics

Mackie Research Capital, one of Canada’s largest independent full service investment firms, has implemented SunGard’s Fame for pricing data and analytics to help support the firm’s investment, research and trading strategies and activities. Providing live data and desktop tools for analysing investment results and opportunities, Fame helps Mackie Research Capital view and analyse accurate, aggregate…

Netik’s Wise, Close and Hale Discuss Three Key Product Focuses for 2010

Following the relaunch of its Global Securities Master (GSM) solution in September (see our coverage here), data management and reporting solution vendor Netik has been expounding the benefits of the upgraded managed services solution to the buy side community. This work resulted in a win at the very end of the year, with the start…

SIX Telekurs Adds Nasdaq OMX Global Index Data

SIX Telekurs has added the Nasdaq OMX Global Index Data Service data feed to its service. The vendor claims customers can now enjoy the benefits of enhanced descriptive data for improved transparency. The Global Index Data Service is a data feed from Nasdaq OMX Information that consolidates all index and exchange traded fund (ETF) valuation…

‘Assume Role of Vendor’ to Ensure Rigour in Applying Data Licences, State Street’s John White tells FIMA

A clear and thorough understanding of precisely how data is utilised within investment firms, tied to “differentiating” data usage, is essential before data licensing can be effectively and successfully embarked upon, John White, principal data management, State Street Global Advisors (SSGA), has contended. Knowing “upfront” what is explicitly covered within contracts signed with data vendors…

Emirates Bank Deploys Quantifi XL For Structured Credit Pricing

US analytics vendor Quantifi has signed up its first Dubai based client. Emirates Bank has taken Quantifi XL as a front office tool for pricing and analysing structured credit products. Quantifi XL is designed to provide access to pricing and risk analysis of credit products from within Excel, and is targeted at banks, hedge funds,…