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Opening Cross: Wanted: Conductors for a Symphony in D-A-T-A

The role of a market data provider always strikes me as being similar to that of someone conducting a very large orchestra, ensuring that all the instruments (no pun intended) are present and performing their roles, whether solos or in unison, and ensuring...

Inside Market Data | Opinion | Industry Issues & Initiatives | 07 Mar 2014

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Opening Cross: They Tried to Make Me Go to Rehab, But I Said ‘No, No, No... Unless There’s Data in Rehab’

If you find yourself explaining everyday events in terms of data rather than the opposite—comparing complex data problems to everyday occurrences to make them easier to understand—then there’s a chance you’re a data addict. And as you become more...

Inside Market Data | Opinion | Industry Issues & Initiatives | 28 Feb 2014

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Opening Cross: ‘Location, Location, Location’ Is Only Half the Battle

Wherever you feel at home, your location is ultimately only as good as the leverage it provides.

Inside Market Data | Opinion | Industry Issues & Initiatives | 21 Feb 2014

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Opening Cross: This Valentine’s Day, Love Is in the Air… Or Is It Just More Snow?

Max harks back to the glory days of winter sports, and discusses how vendors are dealing with challenges of Olympic proportions in today's challenging markets.

Inside Market Data | Opinion | Industry Issues & Initiatives | 17 Feb 2014

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Opening Cross: Market Data at the Movies

They say art imitates life. But does the art form of movie-making imitate data?

Inside Market Data | Opinion | Industry Issues & Initiatives | 10 Feb 2014

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Opening Cross: Want Ketchup and Mustard on Your Data Dog?

What do sausages and market data have in common? A complex mix of ingredients, a balancing act of flavors to satisfy any hunger, a list of tasty add-ons, and a ravenous consumer base. So dig in!

Inside Market Data | Opinion | Industry Issues & Initiatives | 03 Feb 2014

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Opening Cross: So Long, Farewell, Auf Wiedersehen, Goodbye…

No, I’m not going anywhere. But as we usher in the opportunities of a new year, we also bid farewell to some of those faced in years gone by and either overcome or replaced with new challenges. For example, over-the-counter derivatives pricing provider...

Inside Market Data | Opinion | Industry Issues & Initiatives | 27 Jan 2014

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Opening Cross: Will You Face Change in 2014 Like Tom Hanks or George Clooney?

Having trouble sticking with your New Year’s resolutions? Let’s face it, making big changes isn’t easy, especially when they’re about self-improvement or expanding one’s horizons. They require investment and perseverance, and can be an arduous...

Inside Market Data | Opinion | Industry Issues & Initiatives | 17 Jan 2014

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Opening Cross: Thinking About Turning Over a New Leaf in 2014?

According to the University of Scranton’s Journal of Clinical Psychology (via StatisticBrain.com), only eight percent of people who make New Year’s resolutions actually achieve them. Chances are your New Year’s resolutions include joining a gym,...

Inside Market Data | Opinion | Industry Issues & Initiatives | 10 Jan 2014

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Opening Cross: Inside Market Data’s 12 Days of Christmas

Inside Market Data will take a break from printing over Christmas and the New Year, with our next print issue on Monday, Jan. 13. In the meantime, we’ll continue to update the IMD website with news over the holidays. So until we print again, season’s...

Inside Market Data | Opinion | Industry Issues & Initiatives | 13 Dec 2013

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Tackling Teething Troubles: Examining the Current State of the OTC Derivatives Market

The over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives market is in the midst of a global regulatory restructure. Authorities in Europe, Asia and the US are currently...

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A data-centric approach to portfolio management

A fast, flexible and reliable investment decision-making process must be based on access to accurate and consistent information throughout an organization....