Asian Exchanges Bullish on Data Services

IMD EXCHANGE SPECIAL REPORT

Senior figures from a number of stock exchanges in the Asia-Pacific region remain optimistic about the future for exchange data services in the region. Exchange officials tell Inside Market Data they are confident that there are opportunities for their market information divisions to grow despite the current tough economic environment.

"It’s a crucial time for our business," says Peter van Steensel, national manager of market information at the Australian Stock Exchange (ASX). "Throughout the