US$50 BILLION DOLLARS OF DATA: THE MARKET DATA INDUSTRY 2021

MEASURING THE MARKET DATA MARKET In 2021 the…


FRANKENDATASTEIN LIVES: LSE/REFINITIV MERGER TAKES FIRST STEPS

SUM OF THE PARTS Frankenstein’s monster was a kludge, an…


THE BILLION DOLLAR MARKET DATA AUCTION: NEXT UNDER THE HAMMER

PANDORA'S BOX A leading market data industry M&A…


CHINA MARKET DATA industry & revenues REVIEW 2020

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Apocalypse Rising? The metaphors and allegories used in…


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When Chou En-Lai was asked “What were the historical…


TRAPPED IN MARKET DATA’S HOTEL CALIFORNIAS 1 Monopolies In Plain Sight

All Checked In, Can’t Check Out (and many, many, many,…


TRAPPED IN MARKET DATA’S HOTEL CALIFORNIAS 2 Locked Up By Contract

All Checked In & Can’t Check Out Many existing…


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The IDBs are at a crossroads, greater regulation of OTC…


HKEX’s INDECENT PROPOSAL & LSE THE PROM QUEEN EXCHANGE

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THE WILD BUNCH RIDE AGAIN Inter-Dealer Brokers Market Data Business 2020

Squeezed:  Inter-Dealer Brokers Business in Review…


Indistinguishable From Magic: How Exchanges Make Money From Data

Given exchange data is currently topical with the…


WHY PAY FOR DATA?

Paying for data is a contentious issue, and in this brief…


THE BUSINESS OF INDICES, aka, The Stockholm Syndrome in Action

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Exchange's revenues from data have been brought sharply…