Merger Gets Go Ahead For DBC And FT Asset Management

ORGANIZATION & MANAGEMENT

NEW YORK--The widely anticipated merger between Data Broadcasting Corp. (DBC) and Financial Times Asset Management (FTAM) was approved by DBC stockholders last week.

And even though the Financial Times brand will almost certainly be the calling card for the group, DBC products will likely get the biggest boost, both in terms of content and marketing. "FTAM has 7,000 institutional clients," says the company's anointed CEO, Stuart Clark, adding "we're going to take advantage of the cross- mark