Regulatory DataCorp Aligns with Thomson
The Regulatory DataCorp, an independent company made up of 20 financial institutions, has aligned with Thomson Financial to incorporate Thomson's insider-trading products into RDC's suite of risk-management solutions. RDC, which operates the Global Regulatory Information Database, will utilize Thomson's Insider Insight, consisting of a historical data feed of corporate officers, directors and beneficial owners as well as a Web-based product with updates, portfolio monitoring and searching capabilities on corporate-insider-trading activity.
Market Data Services Ltd. Partners with Union Square Associates
Market Data Services Ltd., a software provider of market-data and trading telecommunications, has joined with telecom consultancy Union Square Associates to jointly market both companies' products. MDSL and Union Square will provide software and consulting services for telecom control, analysis, procurement and cost-cutting on a project, outsource or application-service-provider basis.
MarketXS to Distribute FX and Money Market Data from Icap
Market data on foreign exchange and money markets from interdealer broker Icap will now be distributed by MarketXS, a Dutch data-technology vendor. MarketXSPro for Windows will carry Icap's data on instruments such as eurobonds, government bonds, corporate bonds, certificates of deposits, commodities and interest rates, as well as others. MarketXS says it will integrate Icap's data into its ticker plant, Finance Engine. Users can access the data through any MarketXS-powered quote feed.