FISD Creates Industry-Wide Wiki for Data

WASHINGTON, DC - Industry association the FISD has created a wiki of data definitions that can function as a market thesaurus edited by market participants, officials tell Inside Reference Data.

The wiki is available on It will be similar to the internet encyclopaedia Wikipedia and is designed to be a tool for collaboration.

Market participants can post and edit entries, while FISD will ensure postings are technically accurate.

So far FISD is starting with reference data sets around