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Deutsche Börse Plans Propris Reference Data Product Launch

Deutsche Börse is gearing up to launch a new reference data product from its recently formed Back Office Services division. The new Propris – Process Proven Information Services – range of data...
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S&P Becomes Preferred Data Supplier To GIS’s Fund Accounting Software

Standard & Poor’s has secured a deal as the preferred data provider for Global Investment Systems’ MFACT fund accounting and administration system aimed at the mutual fund processing market. This...
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Focus on: Basel II and Data Management

Basel II and its requirements for measuring operational and credit risk is one of the key drivers behind the need to accurate and timely reference data. The following is an edited extract of an...
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FISD Continues Discussions on UII with SIA, ISITC

The Financial Information Services Division (FISD) of the Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA) says it is continuing discussions with other industry groups on requirements for and...
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ADP Partners with RemitPro to Offer Client Verification

ADP Brokerage Services Group has introduced a customer identity verification system, integrated with the company’s Brokerage Processing Services (BPS) securities processing system. The client...
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Tick Data Offers Cleansed TAQ Historical Data Service

Tick Data Inc. has launched Tick Equity Database, a cleansed version of the New York Stock Exchange’s Trade and Quote (TAQ) database of raw historical intraday data for all equities on major and...
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Telekurs, Soliton Team Up to Release Time Square VDF Interface

Swiss reference data vendor Telekurs has teamed up with Soliton to introduce an interface between its Valordata Feed (VDF) and Soliton’s Time Square data management system. VDF is being added to...
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Cocktails at Dusk or Weekender? Sibos Reflects Asia Markets Mood By Miroslav Janiic, Finetik Partners

Since Swift decided to go ahead with Sibos and to defy the doom-mongers about a possible SARS backlash, the economic data from Asian markets has improved. Asian countries offer record-low interest...
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Fame Partners with CSFB for Bond Pricing, Analytics

Fame Information Services has signed a strategic agreement to market Credit Suisse First Boston’s fixed-income and convertible data/analytics offerings. CSFB’s services, powered by descriptive data...
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Basel Concerns Boost Risk Budgets

One-third of U.S. risk management professionals surveyed by industry association PRMIA have seen their IT budgets increased and plan to install new software to support the forthcoming Basel II...

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