The Big Three

ON BALANCE

No matter what the smaller data vendors may say, the world of real-time market data is dominated by three companies: Bloomberg, Reuters and Thomson Financial. Ask any market data manager what they're thinking about, and at least one of the three is sure to be at the top of the list. The statistics from Inside Market Data Reference (which will be announced this week) merely confirm that, demonstrating the threesome's dominance in terms of screen count and market share.

So, four months into 200

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