SocGen Aims DART at Bloomberg Spend

The new service from NYSE Technologies is based on technology originally developed by Harco Technologies, which was acquired by Wombat Financial Software (IMD, Jan. 22, 2007) prior to Wombat's purchase by NYSE Euronext (IMD, Jan. 18, 2008).

The bank has used DART in-house for almost a decade to monitor usage of its Reuters terminals, and began using it to monitor Bloomberg usage in 2003 (IMD, March 24, 2003), though the project was later abandoned because of the complexity involved, vendor offici