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Organization & Management

Organization & Management

Waters Technology’s extensive coverage of Organization & Management features expert analysis, news, opinion, interviews & special reports on the business issues facing Alliances, Mergers & Acquisitions professionals across the financial market IT, trading technology and data landscape.

Organization & Management News, Commentary & Analysis from Waters Technology

FTSE-TMX Index JV Preps LatAm Indexes

FTSE TMS Global Debt Capital Markets, the index joint venture between London Stock Exchange-owned index provider FTSE and Canadian exchange group TMX,...

Inside Market Data | News | Indexes & Ratings | 22 Apr 2014

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Data Vet Richards Starts New Advisory Firm

Data industry veteran Dale Richards has founded Island 20 Ventures, a Toronto-based advisory firm specializing in financial markets technology, including information products, Big Data, analytics and data management.

Inside Market Data | News | People | 21 Apr 2014


Estimize Hires Product, Design Heads

Estimize, a New York-based provider of crowd-sourced earnings estimates and mergers and acquisitions predictions, recently hired Josh Dulberger as head of product and analytics, and Cynthia Koo as head of design, to support the creation of its new Mergerize.com...

Inside Market Data | News | Organization & Management | 17 Apr 2014

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Twitter Acquires Firehose Provider Gnip

Social media network Twitter has announced its acquisition of Gnip, a data provider that is one of the few to have access to the so-called "firehose" of the micro-blogging service's information.

Buy-Side Technology | News | alliances, mergers & acquisitions | 17 Apr 2014


Seeking Alpha Mulls Breaking Out Research Platform into Separate Subscriptions

Financial news, analysis and transcript website Seeking Alpha is considering spinning off components of its investment research platform into standalone products in order to reach a broader audience of hedge funds, investment advisors and retail traders....

Inside Market Data | News | Organization & Management | 16 Apr 2014


Cordatum Appointed Sales Agent for Financial Machineries' Trade Data Analytics

Cordatum Associates, a London-based consultancy providing advisory services around market data sales and procurement to content providers has signed a global sales agreement to act as sales agent for Milan-based startup risk and quantitative analytics...

Inside Market Data | News | alliances, mergers & acquisitions | 16 Apr 2014


ISI Emerging Markets Rebrands as EMIS

Emerging markets data provider ISI Emerging Markets has changed its name to EMIS in a bid to simplify its branding and reflect its data product brands.

Inside Market Data | News | Organization & Management | 15 Apr 2014

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Twitter Buys Tweet Data Distributor Gnip to Grow Social Data Biz

Social media microblogging site Twitter has acquired Boulder, Colo.-based social media aggregator Gnip for an undisclosed sum.

Inside Market Data | News | alliances, mergers & acquisitions | 15 Apr 2014


Citi Rolls out Pricing Tool on Bloomberg App Portal

Citigroup has made a new electronic block pricing tool available on Bloomberg's App Portal, to allow traders to request bespoke prices for block orders as part of their workflow on the Bloomberg Professional service.

Inside Market Data | News | Pricing & Valuations | 15 Apr 2014


KKR Sells Ipreo to Blackstone, Goldman

Investment and advisory firm Blackstone and Goldman Sachs' Merchant Banking Division have bought market intelligence and workflow solutions provider Ipreo from private equity firm Kohlberg Kravis Roberts, in a deal that media reports value at $975 million...

Inside Market Data | News | alliances, mergers & acquisitions | 14 Apr 2014

NOW OPEN -- Inside Market Data Awards 2014

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Call-for-entry and voting are now open for the 12th annual Inside Market Data Awards 2014, which take place in New York on May 21. For more details of the criteria across the call-for-entry and voting categories that recognize industry excellence within market data and reference data click here.


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