IDC's Analytix Direct Bows in US

Officials say that the vendor has identified 70 existing North American clients that would benefit from the product, which combines elements of Interactive Data's evaluated pricing with its BondEdge platform. The combined service was rolled out in Europe last year.

Clients of the service provide Interactive Data with a file of holdings, from which the vendor calculates risk values and provides these back to the client.

Laurie Adami, president of Interactive Data's Fixed Income Analytics divisi