Valuation vendor market to expand through 2012

The valuation service market, currently at $2.1 billion according to Aite Group estimates, will grow by $800 million over the next three years in response to greater transparency requirements dictated by regulators and accounting standards.

The Aite Group report, Pricing and Valuation Services: the Search for Transparency, examines services offered by eight valuation providers: SunGard Reech, Thomson Reuters, StatPro, OTC Valuations, Interactive Data Corporation, SuperDerivatives, Bloomberg and M