Paris 2012: Panel Weighs User Needs, Terminal Costs


To maximize cost savings from data terminals, financial firms should assess applications, data consumption and functional requirements of end-users on an ongoing basis, according to a panel discussing cost optimization at last week’s Paris Financial Information Summit.

Michael Addison, financial data purchasing manager at Dexia, suggested a range of areas where firms can make significant cost savings, including contract management, such as adding clauses into contracts to protect against fee hik