IMD & IRD Awards 2021: All the Winners

Here are the 27 category winners of this year's Inside Market Data & Inside Reference Data Awards.

Click on this link for a full list of last year’s IMD & IRD Awards winners.

The 12-minute video clip above features the 27 category winners of the 2021 IMD & IRD Awards. This year’s winners include Bloomberg, S&P Global Market Intelligence, SmartStream and FactSet, all of which won two categories, while at the end of the clip we welcome a new inductee to the IMD & IRD Hall of Fame. 

This year’s IMD & IRD Awards category winners: 

  • Best AI/Machine Learning Data Initiative – AlphaSense
  • Best Alternative Data Initiative – Sentifi
  • Best Alternative Data Provider – Factset
  • Best Corporate Actions Data Provider – SIX. Click on this link for a corporate actions whitepaper and on this link for an on-demand corporate actions webinar. 
  • Best Counterparty Data Project or Initiative – D2 Legal Technology
  • Best Data Analytics Provider – MahiMarkets
  • Best Data Governance Solution – Alation
  • Best Enterprise Data Management Initiative – S&P Global Market Intelligence
  • Best Enterprise Data Management Vendor – GoldenSource
  • Best ESG Data Initiative – Bluefield Technologies
  • Best ESG Data Provider – FactSet
  • Best Evaluated Pricing Service Provider – Bloomberg
  • Best Low-Latency Data or Technology Provider – QuantHouse
  • Best Market Data Newcomer (Vendor or Product) – Fenics Market Data
  • Best Market Data Provider (Vendor) – MayStreet
  • Best Real-Time Market Data Initiative – BCC Group International
  • Best Reference Data Initiative – SmartStream Technologies
  • Best Reference Data Integration Vendor – SmartStream Technologies
  • Best Reference Data Managed Service – Alveo
  • Best Reference Data Newcomer (Vendor or Product) – 360T and DIGITEC
  • Best Reference Data Provider – Bloomberg
  • Best Research Provider – S&P Global Market Intelligence
  • Best Risk Data Aggregation Initiative – Siepe
  • Most Innovative Market Data Project – Quantitative Brokers
  • Most Innovative Regulatory Solution – IHS Markit
  • Best Overall Data or Service Provider for 2021 – FactSet
  • Hall of Fame Award for 2021 Karla McKenna – (GLEIF)

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