As IMD was going to press, a deal for Bridge to buy Telesphere was still expected, but had not yet been finalized. However, more details about the logic driving the talks emerged.
Telesphere brings a strong delivery mechanism--the Global Ticker broadcast data feed--to the picture, while Bridge brings the content, according to one source. This source says that Bridge has stronger content than Telekurs, which supplies much of Telesphere's non-US data. Bridge has better emerging markets coverage
James talks about his trip to Chicago and some of the interesting topics that came up (including a look at disaster recovery demands). Then Anthony and James touch on ISDA's initial margin rules, with Phase 3 going live next year.Subscribe to Weekly Wrap emails