IRML May Fold Into RIXML

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NEW YORK--The IRML (Investment Research Markup Language) and RIXML (Research Information Exchange Markup Language) organizations may be combined, says an industry source, with the possibility that the current IRML organization would be disbanded.

Four buy-side and sell-side founding members (whose names were not furnished) of the IRML organization have been invited to join the RIXML organization as full steering committee members. At press time, the proposal stands at just that, with no know