S&P Debuts Third Pricing Snap

The Valuation and Risk Strategies division of Standard & Poor’s last week began providing intra-day market derived pricing snapshots for more than 1.5 million US taxable fixed income securities at 12:30pm Eastern Time daily, in addition to its existing pricing snaps at 3pm and 4pm, in response to growing demand from market participants for regular updates to spot trends that affect valuations.