MARKET DATA PERSPECTIVES

MARKET DATA PERSPECTIVES

You're right. We didn't run a Bloomberg/AOL story this week because it's all about the consumer markets and nothing to do with the core business of market data and real-time newswires.

But then we reconsidered, and now we think it's a big deal.

In case you didn't hear, Bloomberg is set to take over from Dow Jones as America Online's featured provider of business news. Dow Jones withdrew following a dispute over--you guessed it--money. According to press reports, Bloomberg, like other AOL featu