Axon Adds ‘What If' Cost Calculation Module to PEAR Policy Platform

The module will instantly calculate the price of adding a data service, taking into accout the latest license policies.


Axon rolled out the new module, dubbed "What If" last month to existing PEAR clients─who receive the module automatically for no additional charge─as well as firms trialing the platform, ranging from tier-one banks to small hedge funds, says chief executive Chris Hutton.

What If draws on PEAR's repository of exchange price and policy data, so that when an end-user, application owner or developer within a trading firm requests a dataset, the firm's market data department can instantly determine h