SIX Financial Information wins ‘Best Data Provider’ at Systems in the City Awards
Zurich, London – SIX Financial Information, a leading financial information provider, is pleased to report that it received the ‘Best Data Provider’ award at this year’s Systems in the City Awards.
Launched in 1999, the annual Systems in the City Awards recognize industry excellence in market and reference data as well as data management solutions. After receiving the ‘Best Data Innovation’ award for the FundsFast module of its Intraday Pricing Service in 2011, SIX Financial Information was named ‘Best Feed Provider’ in 2012 and received further recognition as ‘Best Data Provider’ at this year’s awards ceremony. The award was accepted by Martin Cole, Managing Director of SIX Financial Information UK, at the ceremony in London, on Wednesday, 19 June 2013.
Winners of the Systems in the City Awards submit to a rigorous vetting process and are chosen each year by the financial institutions themselves. Following an open voting process, the short listed nominees are then assessed by an independent panel who meticulously check data and product references.
“We are delighted that our data and products have again been recognized by the Systems in the City Awards as best in class for the third time running,” says Martin Cole. “This repeated recognition reflects upon our unique ability to offer flexible and scalable services according to individual needs. Combined with our quality and depth of data coverage, that’s a strong and attractive offering.”
About SIX Financial Information
SIX Financial Information is a leading global provider of data services and solutions for financial and insurance firms, corporations and the media. Aggregated in real-time from over 1,500 worldwide sources, SIX’s financial information is comprised of corporate actions, pricing, reference and market data for 16 million instruments and
is unique in terms of information depth, breadth and structure. With offices in 23 countries, SIX combines the advantages of local expertise with global reach to offer financial specialists comprehensive data services for securities administration, risk management and compliance, investment advisory, and portfolio management.
Financial Information is one of four business areas of SIX which offers global premium services in securities trading, clearing and settlement, payment transactions, and financial information.