WestLB Aims DART at Data Spend

The software went live last week in London and will mainly target trading floor users of Bloomberg and Reuters terminals, says Alexandra Balloff, global head of market data at WestLB in Dusseldorf.

Although WestLB signed a letter of intent with Harco in December last year, the bank had to clear some privacy hurdles with its working council before deploying the software. Some of the conditions set down by the council stipulated that the data monitoring would be anonymous and refrain from usin