Postcard From Singapore


Never turn your back on the market data industry for a minute. No sooner had Inside Market Data jetted off to the Asia Financial Information Summit than the Chicago Mercantile Exchange and Chicago Board of Trade decided to merge, and Reuters sold its stake in Factiva to Dow Jones, Reuters' partner in the joint venture.

Deals such as the CME/CBOT merger often leave those who guard the data purse-strings rubbing their hands with glee, as the merger synergies should result in lower market data costs

Only users who have a paid subscription or are part of a corporate subscription are able to print or copy content.

To access these options, along with all other subscription benefits, please contact or view our subscription options here:

You are currently unable to copy this content. Please contact to find out more.

Sorry, our subscription options are not loading right now

Please try again later. Get in touch with our customer services team if this issue persists.

New to Waterstechnology? View our subscription options

If you already have an account, please sign in here.

Refinitiv’s PermIDs: Converting needs into opportunity

Refinitiv’s PermID framework was conceived as a proprietary tool to address an internal challenge around identifying objects in the firm’s information model. Once it had proved its worth, it was rolled out to the firm’s clients to significant success.

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a WatersTechnology account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an individual account here