Asia-based financial information specialists Finetik is leveraging its relationships and reputation within the region to provide a new alternative’ in content and data management in Asian data. Its new Asian Data Service (ADS) effectively pools data from vendors and exchanges to provide in-depth and as reported data for equities, funds, fixed income, derivatives, indices, economic indicators, market data, fundamental data, corporate actions, financial reporting for markets in Australia, China, Hong Kong, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Taiwan and Thailand.
Finetik provides customized data solutions and will manage, support and negotiate clients’ vendor relationships. Benefits include delivering consolidated content in clients required format, so that clients pay for only the data elements they need. It also aims to save clients costs and effort of researching, analyzing, integrating, mapping and converting the data.
The service is aimed at three tiers of users: end users such as asset managers, hedge funds, research houses, analysts, back office and custody operations and outsource utilities who utilize the data for their own internal needs and operations with specific Asian focus; semi commercial vendors requiring data to feed their applications such as trading tools, charting tools and risk management applications; and commercial data and index vendors that intend to expand within Asia at minimal operational cost.