Schroders plc, a London-based global-asset manager with $142 billion in assets under management, recently deployed Eagle Reference Manager, a data-management and workflow solution from Eagle Investment Systems. The firm is utilizing the solution in its New York, London and Tokyo business in order to centralize security-reference data in one location and establish a consistent data model globally. The firm has already implemented other Eagle solutions including Pace, Portal and Performance products.
Nasdaq stock market and CCBN, a provider of Internet-based investor and corporate communications services, have partnered to provide investor-relations services to Nasdaq's listed companies. CCBN is now part of the Nasdaq Corporate Services Network. Nasdaq-listed companies can now take advantage of CCBN's tools, including reporting, messaging, publishing as well as StreetEvents, the vendor's institutional-events database.
SunGard Market Data Services recently released a new version of PowerData Excel Add-in (previously known as Tradeline Excel Add-in). The tool has additional features and enhancements including: a company-name lookup function the categorized results, narrower bond-search capabilities, improved administrative interface, icon toolbar and "Quick Reports," for pre-built, but customizable, reports. The tool is designed for both buy- and sell-side research analysts.