Vendors Go Local Amid Valuation-Changing Requirements

SIX Telekurs has increased its focus on local requirements in the evaluated prices space, as part of a broader strategy to focus on more complex pricing securities, officials tell Inside Reference Data.

In June, London-based Ian Blance, who previously worked as an independent consultant specializing in valuation and risk following a 12-year career at Interactive Data, was appointed head of evaluated pricing business development at SIX Telekurs.

"Our focus now is to look at the more problematic a