10.10.2016

LiquidMetrix to Partner with Dow Jones to Deliver Enhanced Market Surveillance Solution

BUSINESS WIRE – NEW YORK & LONDON- Strategic Insight (SI), the data and business intelligence company for the global asset management community, today announced a new partnership with Dow Jones. The partnership enables LiquidMetrix, the industry leading solution for Best Execution, Transaction Cost Analysis (TCA) and surveillance services to provide clients with market surveillance services powered by Dow Jones Newswires.

LiquidMetrix will use comprehensive global news produced by Dow Jones Newswires to provide effective market abuse detection monitoring.

With increasing demands for surveillance, heightened by the new Market Abuse Regulation in Europe and changes in surveillance requirements in other regions, this is a significant initiative, complementing the global TCA services already offered by LiquidMetrix and expanding the applicability of the LiquidMetrix Surveillance product to a global audience.

“We are very happy to be partnering with Dow Jones on this enhancement to our service as this gives LiquidMetrix access to global news events from a leading provider,” said Sabine Toulson, Managing Director of LiquidMetrix, Strategic Insight. “This new data provides a great addition to our existing surveillance service, offering global coverage in market abuse detection in financial markets in an affordable user centric service designed for brokers and asset managers.”

Joe Cappitelli, General Manager of Newswires at Dow Jones said, “Dow Jones Newswires offer unrivaled speed, accuracy and depth to help investors navigate ever-more complex markets. This is a timely and important service given that clients’ need for market surveillance is increasing.”

About Strategic Insight

Strategic Insight (SI) provides critical and proprietary data, business intelligence, research and marketing services to the global asset management community.

SI delivers full service solutions to the asset management sector worldwide, including investment flow data, advisor sales analysis, in-depth research, analytics, editorial content and events for investment managers, asset owners and custodians, plus Transaction Cost Measurement of over 500 million trades per month. Our clients include over 1000 of the most prominent names in the asset management industry, including 83 of the world‘s 100 largest fund managers.

Strategic Insight delivers its products and services through four distinct divisions: SI Data, SI Research, SI Intelligence and SI Interactive. Its portfolio of leading editorial titles includes the well-recognized brands PLANSPONSOR, PLANADVISERChief Investment OfficerGlobal Custodian, and The Trade.

The company‘s headquarters are in New York with offices in Boston, San Francisco, Stamford CT; London; Munich; Melbourne; Toronto and Vancouver. Strategic Insight is backed by Genstar Capital.

About LiquidMetrix

The LiquidMetrix solution from Strategic Insight delivers trade execution, quality analysis and market abuse detection services to Tier 1 banks, brokers, asset managers, exchanges and trading venues. The LiquidMetrix suite of services offers trading firms an independent assessment of best execution, transaction cost analysis and pre-trade cost prediction across fragmented global securities markets. Combined with a surveillance service to detect market abuse and a counterparty profitability measure to identify toxic flow on the other side of a trade, LiquidMetrix provides sell-side and buy-side clients with actionable intelligence to measure and improve trading performance.

For more information, please contact getintouch@liquidmetrix.com, or visit www.liquidmetrix.com or www.strategic-i.com.

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