Data Services Providers Getting Valuations Closer to Sources


Accurate valuation and auditable mechanisms for obtaining valuations are necessary to improve transparency for structured products and derivatives, and these capabilities are being built and put in place closer to the source of the data, said executives of financial industry data services providers speaking at the Sifma Financial Services Technology Leaders Forum in New York last month.

“When you can start solving the problem further upstream as a vendor and deliver the whole thing in one shot,