MARKET DATA PERSPECTIVES

MARKET DATA PERSPECTIVES

Pressure is mounting, hopes are rising and, inevitably, tongues are wagging at Reuters. About what? About the impending appointment of the new head of Reuters Trading Systems.

Yes, you read it right. They still haven't filled the slot, although we've been hearing through our favorite grapevines that an announcement is imminent. But Reuters is doing a good job -- if you like to call it that -- of playing its cards close to its vest on this occasion. Even our best-placed moles can't give us a n