ADP, Quotron Plan To Add Fixed-Income Data From Garvin

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When market data vendors get big enough, "one-stop shopping" and "leverage our presence" become buzzwords. As retail brokers continue to sell fixed-income instruments to their clients, the two biggest equities-oriented data vendors are looking to sell brokers the bond data they need.

Automatic Data Processing Inc. and Quotron Systems Inc. have both reached agreements with Garvin Information Systems to re-distribute the fixed-income data of Garvin's interdealer broker sister company, Garban L