Strong US$ Weakens Industry Growth in ’15

Industry growth of 1.14 percent would have been greater, if not for the impact of currency.


The gap in market share between market leaders Bloomberg and Thomson Reuters widened, though both reported positive net sales, while S&P Capital IQ delivered the highest year-on-year growth as a result of strong organic growth combined with its acquisition of SNL Financial.

The report, which will be available on March 9, was compiled based on official revenue figures from public market data vendors, and interviews with employees of both public and private companies to provide transparency on rev