The Pendulum Swings Back

ON BALANCE

Businesses move in cycles, so it shouldn't surprise anyone that outsourcing is back in favor. During the most recent flush times, firms insisted that IT is a core competency and kept those functions close at hand. But after the last few years of cost-cutting, firms are following the usual pattern of taking the completely opposite path and giving responsibility for their IT functions to outside companies.

What does this have to do with market data? In the past, even when IT was outsourced mark

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