MARKET DATA PERSPECTIVES

MARKET DATA PERSPECTIVES

With all the recent fuss over Reuters' share price and prospects for Instinet, last week it was Tibco's turn to take the spotlight.

The big news was the departure of Simon Yencken, who had been mandated to merge Reuters' two main market data platforms--Triarch and TIB. Yencken, crowned as head of the consolidation team early this year, had been pushing to bring together the TIB Rendezvous infrastructure and Reuters Kobra desktop display application.

The hope was to create a single market data