News & Commentary
Content posted in March 1999
FutureSource/Bridge Unveils Data Charting Software
News  |  3/1/1999  | 
Fully customized and scalable is how FutureSource/Bridge is touting its new technical analysis and charting software, Professional 2.0. Released in early July, Professional allows traders to create custom workspaces and display and analyze real-time prices and news for the futures and options markets.
EDGAR Filing Distributor Signs Deals With Reuters and S&P
News  |  3/1/1999  | 
Partes Corporation has signed two new clients-Standard & Poor's Compustat and Reuters America-to its service. The service provides a real-time data feed of processed EDGAR filings that enables market data providers to incorporate EDGAR data into their Web pages.
Reuters and Bloomberg Top the Charts, Cost Takes a Back Seat to Reliability
News  |  3/1/1999  | 
Wall Street & Technology presents the exclusive results of the Wall Street Telecommunications Association's Market Data Survey.
BMA Launches Bond Pricing Site for Retail Mart
News  |  3/1/1999  | 
The Bond Market Association has launched a Web site targeted at retail investors that lists the prior days corporate bond prices. The data is aggregated by GovPX-a relationship established in June to compile bond prices for institutional investors, says a BMA spokesman.
Wall Street Source Turns on the Investment Management Arena
News  |  3/1/1999  | 
Wall Street Source, a Web-based provider of financial news, has signed up 2,500 investment management firms in its first year, adding to its existing sell-side clientele. Firms include HSBC Asset Management and Burlington Securities have signed on Wall Street Source's (WSS) real-time, Internet-delivered news and analytics.
Market Data Vendors Roll Out Red Carpet on Web Offerings
News  |  3/1/1999  | 
As the top players are just starting to get online, industry sources say the internet will not be a viable channel for real-time market data distribution for at least another two years.

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