Three-way deal for new risk management data tool

Standard & Poor's, the New York-based provider of reference data products has partnered with Advanced Portfolio Technologies (APT), provider of risk analytics, and Aquin Components, European provider of compliance software to create a new risk management service, known as RiskComply. The product answers a need among small and medium asset managers in Europe to monitor both mandate and regulatory risk. Run on an ASP basis, the system allows customers to leverage the combination of reference d