THIS MONTH IN BUY SIDE IT

THIS MONTH IN BUY SIDE IT

One Year AgoTwo purveyors of research recently released proposals for document type definitions for XML research notes, and both were shortly to announce a joint project to take their proposals and combine to formulate an industry solution. Thomson Financial’s First Call Corp. published a DTD for research notes in June 2000, while Multex.com announced an industry framework for a XML structure for research in April 2000, dubbed Investment Research Markup Language (IRML). Both were expected to