SOURCE: Interactive Data Corporation

Interactive Data Corporation

July 10, 2012 09:00 ET

Interactive Data's Market-Q Incorporates Premium Research From S&P Capital IQ's MarketScope Advisor

Financial Advisors Utilizing Interactive Data's Web-Based Workstation Can Now Access Proprietary Research From S&P Capital IQ

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - Jul 10, 2012) - Interactive Data Corporation, provider of a comprehensive suite of market data solutions for wealth management firms, today announced the availability of S&P Capital IQ's proprietary research within Market-Q(SM), Interactive Data's browser-based real-time market data solution for financial advisors. 

"With the ability to easily integrate data, news and research into Market-Q, we continue to expand our capabilities for the wealth management market," said Bill Chambers, vice president and general manager for Interactive Data's wealth management business in the U.S. "We seek out content partners that enhance our offerings for financial advisors, and integrating S&P Capital IQ's premium research into Market-Q will help financial advisors improve their workflows."

Market-Q is an easy-to-use, fully-hosted web application that provides financial advisors with customized data tools across desktop and mobile device platforms, while helping a firm reduce its technology and data expenses. It can be easily and cost-effectively integrated into a firm's key operational processes, which allows advisors and their clients to seamlessly access market information, decision support tools and trading capabilities.

Through a single sign-on capability, Market-Q clients can now click on a stock ticker symbol to access MarketScope Advisor, S&P Capital IQ's research portal for wealth managers. MarketScope® Advisor offers a wide range of research and analytical content for stocks, mutual funds, ETFs and other types of investments. 

"We are pleased to expand our collaboration with Interactive Data to bring to clients S&P Capital IQ's Wealth Management capabilities, including independent multi asset class investment research and solutions," said Brian Cassin, Managing Director, Wealth Management Solutions for S&P Capital IQ.

Interactive Data's wealth management solutions support more than 500 clients, 100,000 hosted desktop terminals and deliver more than 1 billion page views per month. The Company's offerings include real-time streaming market data desktops, customizable web-based portals, a broad range of mobile and tablet solutions and powerful APIs. Interactive Data also designs, builds and supports custom-branded solutions for a wide range of technology frameworks and platforms. 

Additional information about Interactive Data's wealth management solutions is available at http://www.interactivedata.com/wms

About Interactive Data Corporation
Interactive Data Corporation is a trusted leader in financial information. Thousands of financial institutions and active traders, as well as hundreds of software and service providers, subscribe to our fixed income evaluations, reference data, real-time market data, trading infrastructure services, fixed income analytics, desktop solutions and web-based solutions. Interactive Data's offerings support clients around the world with mission-critical functions, including portfolio valuation, regulatory compliance, risk management, electronic trading and wealth management. Interactive Data has over 2,500 employees in offices worldwide.

For more information, visit www.interactivedata.com.

About S&P Capital IQ
S&P Capital IQ, a business line of the McGraw-Hill Companies (NYSE: MHP), is a leading provider of multi-asset class and real time data, research and analytics to institutional investors, investment and commercial banks, investment advisors and wealth managers, corporations and universities around the world. We provide a broad suite of capabilities designed to help track performance, generate alpha, identify new trading and investment ideas, and perform risk analysis and mitigation strategies. Through leading desktop solutions such as Capital IQ, Global Credit Portal and MarketScope Advisor desktops; enterprise solutions such as S&P Valuations, and Compustat; and research offerings, including Leveraged Commentary & Data, Global Market Intelligence, and company and fund research, S&P Capital IQ sharpens financial intelligence into the wisdom today's investors need. For more information visit www.spcapitaliq.com

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