VWD Preps Italian Products with Il Sole 24 Ore Real-Time Data Biz Buy

Milan
VWD will target the Italian market from a new Milan office

Frankfurt-based data vendor VWD is preparing to release Italian versions of its data products, with local-language support and content from Italian newspaper and media group Il Sole 24 Ore’s real-time financial data subsidiary, which VWD acquired earlier this year, officials tell Inside Market Data.

VWD took over the infrastructure and source codes of the Il Sole 24 Ore business—which focuses on economic and financial news for the Italian markets—on July 1, along with 30 staff that now form VWD’