AXA IM Takes MDS 2000 Globally


LONDON--AXA Investment Managers (AXA IM) is rolling out Market Data Services' inventory and cost management system, MDS 2000, in its offices globally.

MDS2000 will be used by AXAIM's market data departments to analyze market data services that the firm uses and their associated costs.

MDS 2000 is not replacing another service, says Fiona Allison, head of market data globally at AXA Investment Managers. The firm did look at rival services, including Screen Consultants' Infomatch and The Roberts