Market Data Services: an Outsourcing Target?

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More firms are considering outsourcing their market data services. Is this a good thing? By Brian Slater, principal, The Duncannon Group

When you pick up a technology magazine or newsletter it’s easy to find an article about yet another outsourcing agreement between one of the big IT service providers and a financial institution. Today, these agreements are creeping ever closer to a new area: market data services.

Outsourcing is not new, but it has come to the fore over the last two years as i