BGI Polishes Its Global Market Data System


Barclays Global Investor (BGI) is completing the deployment of data sets on its Global Market Data (GMD)system, which collects third-party and internal data for research and portfolio optimization. In addition, it plans to go live with its Common Platform, a global system that delivers market data and applications, in Tokyo at the end of this month.

The rollout of GMDhas three elements:delivering it to analysts in each office, replacing existing data sources in each office with the central GM

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