The management of Swedish data vendor Ecowin has denied that it is in negotiations to sell the company to either FactSet Research Systems or Thomson Financial, following claims made by several industry sources to Inside Market Data.
Sources close to the situation say that a deal could be completed within two months, and that FactSet is emerging as the preferred—and more determined—bidder.
Thomson Financial officials decline comment, citing company policy never to comment on acquisition rumors.
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