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About us

29 Years of Expert, Independent Financial Journalism

Since 1985, our four financial-market technology titles: Inside Market Data,
Inside Reference Data, Buy-Side Technology & Sell-Side Technology
have been serving the financial community with independent expert journalism.

We have invested time and effort in speaking to you to see what kind of service you would like from us. Our information is now delivered faster, more frequently and is easier to navigate.

Our mission is to provide our customers with relevant and premium financial technology content in one place. More than just a website, www.waterstechnology.com is a multi-channel business intelligence platform that professionals within financial-market technology will learn to rely on and use as a working tool as the site will be interactive allowing you to comment and engage with other users.

If you would like to see a demonstration from one of our account managers on how your company can benefit from access, please contact Monazer Rashid on + 44 (0)20 7968 4506 or email on waters.subscriptions@incisivemedia.com.

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The contributing brands that make up waterstechnology.com may well be familiar to you but here is an overview on what each one reports on to give you a bit more understanding on what sections you may wish to subscribe to.

WatersTechnology.com includes:

Updated daily news section, Features, Analysis, Special reports, Webinars, Filmed interviews and videos, Awards and conference calendar, Whitepapers, News alerts

Subject areas covered by WatersTechnology:

Exchanges, Connectivity & Networks, Regulation & Standards, Data Management, Trading Technologies and Strategies, Content Focus, Buy-Side Operations, Market Data Management, Organization & Management, Risk Management, Infrastructure Technologies, Trading Floor Technologies, Operations

Inside Market Data

Breaking news on how sell-side and buy-side firms are using data services

Since 1985, Inside Market Data has brought market data industry executives the news and analysis they need to do their jobs and address the business and financial issues they face as consumers and suppliers of market data.

Updated daily online and rounded up in a weekly print publication, Inside Market Data provides breaking news on how sell-side and buy-side firms are using data services. It also covers analysis of industry issues and strategic initiatives, details of new data products being developed by vendors, exchanges and brokers, as well as Q&As with key industry executives, special reports on specific topics, and thought-leadership articles written by industry insiders.

Inside Market Data

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Inside Reference Data

Understanding, identifying and managing reference datas

Inside Reference Data provides a new level of insight for understanding, identifying and managing reference data. Covering strategies, data quality and regulation, no other publication will be able to help reduce the risk of bad data.

Inside Reference Data is targeted at anyone involved in reference data projects at investment banks, brokers, institutions, exchanges and data providers.


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Buy-Side Technology

Business & technical issues impacting buy-side executives

Buy-Side Technology delivers online-only analysis and news on business and technology trends, drivers and the processes shaping the hedge fund and investment management industries.

Buy-Side Technology's editorial team in New York and London is at the forefront of developments in these markets and offer our readers the core developments and latest technologies and strategies for front, middle and back office functions. The Buy-Side Technology community comprises the key business and technology decision-makers who purchase, implement and develop financial technologies on the buy-side, to ensure they stay on top of the regulatory, market-structure and technology trends impacting the financial markets.

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Sell-Side Technology

Daily news & analysis for sell-side financial trading markets

Sell-Side Technology covers how financial institutions maintain their competitive advantage by making strategic investments into their front-office trading systems; examines internally developed and third-party systems being brought to market and the latest technology's impact on the industry.

Sell-Side Technology also covers technology issues facing best execution, market connectivity and infrastructure management.

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Bespoke Subscription Solutions

Whether you want access for you, your team or your entire company - there is a WatersTechnology subscription solution for you.

Need to get a group of people access to WatersTechnology or want to get a feed of particular content on your company intranet? Bespoke subscriptions are suitable for companies with multiple users across different offices and departments. Ideal for large corporations who want access globally or departmentally. Find out more about our Corporate Subscription Service and see how it can benefit your business please contact Monazer Rashid on +44 (0)20 7968 4506.



You can subscribe to sections of the website depending on your area of interest but it is more cost effective to take out access to more than one section. Some of our titles are relevant to each other in terms of content so we have created subscription packages for those areas to provide our customers with more information for better value.

Get more information on the WatersTechnology Premium Package

For further information on our Data Package (Inside Market Data and Inside Reference Data), and Technology Package (Buy-Side Technology and Sell-Side Technology) subscriptions, please contact:

Email waters.subscriptions@incisivemedia.com

Using Waters Technology Website:

  • Pick the relevant news and get it direct into your inbox by subscribing to our brand news alerts. These differ in frequency and in content to ensure you get the news that matters to you when you want it. Also opt-in to category specific newsletters tailored to your business needs - Opt in here
  • Get a feed of our content on your intranet so all employees have access to relevant information in a place they visit daily to ensure they are reading up on the market.
  • Our news, features and analysis is written by technical analysts and journalists so you have exposure to experts within the market helping you make those important business decisions and educating you further in your field. 
  • Comment and engage with content by leaving your opinion with our editorial team and your peers. Get your voice heard and get the competitor point of view. 
  • View our consolidated events calendar for all our financial market brands and be the first to know about upcoming dates. Subscribers also get discounts on our financial technology events. 
  • Get an understanding of what we cover before committing to anything by looking at our free online audio and video content. This is a useful way to digest information while on the move. 
  • Become a specialist in your own area reading our whitepapers which cover the subjects we think matter to you.
  • You can also search by topic as well as perform a keyword search thus enabling you to drill down to the information you need quickly and efficiently.

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