HSBC to Use 40 Vendors on New Floors

DATA CONSUMERS

Traders at HSBC’s new $1.2 billion (£780 million) Canary Wharf building--the last of whom move in today--will receive a combination of data, news and research services from around 40 data vendors including Thomson Financial, Moneyline Telerate and EBS with video switching provided by London-based keyboard, video and mouse hardware supplier Wey Technology, say sources close to the bank.

Roy Culligan, HSBC’s senior IT manager, says Reuters and Bloomberg are the dominant market data suppliers a