SunGard Boosts MarketMap Bond Data

SunGard is expanding the global fixed income content in its MarketMap data terminal with the addition of US municipal bonds, mortgage-backed securities and exotic bonds, to meet demand from existing clients and to respond to growing interest in bond trading.

The vendor began adding fixed income data to MarketMap—acquired via its 2008 purchase of French data and trading systems vendor GL Trade (IMD, Aug. 4, 2008)—at the start of 2010 and completed the first two phases of the initiative late last