Bonjour!

ON BALANCE

Last week we had the pleasure of travelling to Paris to talk to executives from French financial institutions and market data vendors. They wanted to hear our opinion about the market data landscape, both globally and locally.

From our perspective, we were happy to see the vibrancy of the market. The 70-odd executives who attended the meeting asked about a lot of different issues.

One concern was about the vulnerability of small vendors in the face of both their traditional competitors—the big