Interactive Data Taps Sowa Labs for Social Media Analytics Feed


The new feed, which is targeted at retail and private banks, online brokers, media portals, insurance companies and exchanges, reflects the moods and opinions of people sharing information about global securities and financial markets─including sentiment relating to stocks, indexes, commodities and currencies─via Twitter, says Alfredo Rubina, senior director of business development and sales at Interactive Data Managed Solutions in Frankfurt.

The offering lends itself to different use cases: For