Smith Barney, Harris Upham & Co. has undertaken a firmwide reassessment of its market data services -- putting some 500 standalone data vendor terminals at risk of being replaced by digital data feeds. The evaluations come against the backdrop of the firm's ongoing quest for a new digital data distribution system to support some 800-plus trading, sales and corporate finance personnel.
Smith Barney officials didn't return calls seeking comment. But according to other sources close to the firm
James talks about his trip to Chicago and some of the interesting topics that came up (including a look at disaster recovery demands). Then Anthony and James touch on ISDA's initial margin rules, with Phase 3 going live next year.Subscribe to Weekly Wrap emails