Herd In Review

SPECIAL REPORT: INSIDE MARKET DATA YEAR IN REVIEW

January

At the very start of the year, former Telerate chief executive Chris Feeney joined Thomson Financial as head of retail wealth management (Jan. 9). In the same week, Nasdaq's Bill O'Brien gave up his role as senior vice president of market data distribution to become SVP of new listings. He was swiftly replaced by Randall Hopkins (Jan. 23).

Also in January, Inside Market Data learned of a series of defections from London-based PTS Consulting, including Janet Simpson and Amanda Dainton, wh