Bloomberg Delays Hit Client Feeds

NEW YORK-Clients failed to retrieve files from Bloomberg Back Office, the Bloomberg reference data feed, on time on several working days in March, officials tell Inside Reference Data.

An unnamed reference data professional says the organization experienced problems receiving the North America batch on March 6, 7 and 10, causing severe issues for some groups.

The impact varied between groups, but was "disastrous" for some, according to the user. "We needed option closing prices by 21:00 to run our