Barclays Point Fixed-Income Users Worry About Bloomberg Port Conversion

A recent survey found that the fixed-income community has major concerns about the sunsetting of Barclays' Point platform.

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In December it was announced that Bloomberg was acquiring Barclays Risk Analytics and Index Solutions (BRAIS), which provides benchmark and strategy indices, portfolio analytics, risk and attribution models, and portfolio construction tools. Included in that deal was the intellectual property of Point, Barclays' portfolio analytics solution.

It was also announced that the BRAIS IP would be incorporated into Port, Bloomberg's multi-asset portfolio risk and analytics tool. As a result, Barclays ag