Index data and risk analytics vendor MSCI Barra has tripled the number of indexes it calculates in real time, and has reinstated a free trial to Bloomberg users looking to use its index constituent data to create and benchmark new investment products and analyze portfolio performance.
Until recently, MSCI provided real-time values-either at one-minute or 15-second intervals-for around 3,000 indexes from a total universe of the roughly 100,000 indexes that it calculates on a global basis. As of l
James talks about his trip to Chicago and some of the interesting topics that came up (including a look at disaster recovery demands). Then Anthony and James touch on ISDA's initial margin rules, with Phase 3 going live next year.Subscribe to Weekly Wrap emails