Edgar Online President: Industry Must Face Fear of Change to Exploit Apps, Mobile in 2014

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IMD: What factors will drive/hamper innovation in the market data industry in 2014?
David Frankel, president, Edgar Online: What seems to be hampering innovation in the financial market data/intelligence space is fear of change. The same firms that once pioneered ground-breaking technology and analytics in this space 20 to 25 years ago are still operating largely the same today─they are just bigger. Perhaps the effects of the 2008 market meltdown are still lingering, but to me, it seems as though

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