BOSTON, April 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Informa Global Markets (IGM), and FactSet, a global provider of integrated financial information, analytical applications and industry-leading service formed a new alliance to make IGM's market intelligence on credit markets, fixed income, and foreign exchange available to investment professionals through FactSet.
"The experience, precision and knowledge of our analysts is just one of the things that sets us apart," said Terry Wilby, Head of Research, Informa Financial Intelligence. "Having IGM's authoritative content incorporated into the FactSet universe will help investment professionals access the up-to-date and independent market intelligence they require to perform effectively and efficiently."
IGM, part of Informa Financial Intelligence, a leading provider of solutions for financial services professionals, provides independent intelligence on the credit, rates, and foreign exchange markets around the globe. IGM's team of 70 analysts provides market insight from production centers in New York, London, Tokyo, Singapore and Hong Kong.
"FactSet is committed to delivering the world's best insight and information to investment professionals," explained Linda Clarkson, Director, News, Research, Filings and Transcripts for FactSet. "IGM further enhances our news offering by providing detailed deal commentary and credit market analysis in addition to global fixed income and foreign exchange news."
The FactSet platform consolidates all the analytics and data financial professionals need to monitor global markets, public and private companies, and equity and fixed income portfolios in a single, intuitive and customizable interface.
The addition of IGM's content will allow professionals researching the credit markets to evaluate market intelligence on bond pricing, market mandates, distribution and analysis of specific bond categories (e.g. Investment Grade, High Yield, Corporates, etc.). IGM will also provide technical analysis of fixed income instruments, currency pairs, commodities and equities, outlining support and resistance levels; real-time government bond and currency flow updates, trading ideas, central bank general policy outlooks and much more.
About Informa Financial Intelligence
Financial Intelligence, part of the Business Intelligence Division of Informa plc, is a leading provider of critical decision-making solutions and custom services to financial institutions. From the big picture to the smallest detail, Informa Financial Intelligence's leading-edge financial information and decision-making products provide specialized industry research, intelligence, and insight. For more information, please visit https://financialintelligence.informa.com.
FactSet (NYSE: FDS) (NASDAQ: FDS) delivers superior analytics, service, content, and technology to help more than 85,000 users see and seize opportunity sooner. We are committed to giving investment professionals the edge to outperform, with fresh perspectives, informed insights, and the industry-leading support of our dedicated specialists. We're proud to have been recognized with multiple awards for our analytical and data-driven solutions and repeatedly ranked as one of Fortune's 100 Best Companies to Work For and a Best Workplace in the United Kingdom and France. Subscribe to our thought leadership blog to get fresh insight delivered daily at insight.factset.com. Learn more at www.factset.com and follow on Twitter: www.twitter.com/factset.
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