Reference Data Becomes Business Priority

What have been some of the key issues in the reference data market over the past year?

Bill Cline, managing partner, Acai Solutions: Few EDM programs are viewed as having been very successful, yet the need and the opportunity are perhaps greater than ever. Part of the problem is dated, legacy technology that is complicated to implement and increasingly expensive to buy, while outsourced solutions are still maturing.

Amy Harkins, senior vice president and head of global asset servicing, Mellon