ICAP and Interactive Data Corporation Announce New Collaboration for OTC Data Distribution

ICAP and Interactive Data Corporation Announce New Collaboration for OTC Data 
Distribution 
NEW YORK, NY and LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM -- (Marketwired) -- 11/07/13
--  ICAP plc (IAP.L), a leading markets operator and provider of post
trade risk mitigation and information services, and Interactive Data
Corporation, a leading global provider of managed ultra-low latency
IT and market data feed services designed to facilitate electronic
trading, today announced a new collaboration between the two firms. 
Risk managers, institutional investors and portfolio managers
increasingly require access to comprehensive pre-trade price
information for improved evaluations, risk management and compliance
assessments. Under the new agreement, Interactive Data clients can
access a broad spectrum of ICAP data via the Consolidated Feed,
including ICAP's award-winning interest rate, credit, fixed income,
money markets, foreign exchange, and energy market data. This data
can support enhanced market analysis, including price verification,
price forecasting, correlation analysis and liquidity profiling. 
"Sourcing content from the leading broker of interest rate
derivatives, fixed income and foreign exchange helps ensure that we
can deliver high quality data for those markets to our clients,"
commented Emmanuel Doe, President, Trading Solutions Group for
Interactive Data. "A significant benefit of our collaboration for
clients is the ability to enhance pre-trade transparency through
real-time price discovery across a range of global asset classes." 
The agreement also provides Interactive Data clients the capability
to access ICAP data via multiple Interactive Data desktop platforms
and data feed offerings, all of which will be covered under a direct
license between the client and ICAP. 
Mark Beeston, CEO of Portfolio Risk Services for ICAP, said: "ICAP
Information Services offers benchmark market data products and
services to thousands of customers throughout the world. Today's new
alliance with Interactive Data allows us to expand our reach even
further and offer our products to a whole new set of financial
professionals." 
ICAP Information Services (IIS) is a unit of ICAP's Post Trade Risk
and Information division. The Group provides data services across all
key asset classes and offers innovative 
solutions for real-time,
end-of-day and historical products. As the leading provider of OTC
market information, IIS is at the forefront of delivering independent
data solutions to financial market participants. 
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 its 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. 
About ICAP
 ICAP is a leading markets operator and provider of post
trade risk mitigation and information services. The Group matches
buyers and sellers in the wholesale markets in interest rates,
credit, commodities, FX, emerging markets and equity derivatives
through voice and electronic networks. Through its post trade risk
mitigation and information services ICAP helps customers manage and
mitigate risks in their portfolios. For more information, go to
www.icap.com. 
ICAP Media Contacts:
Serra Balls 
ICAP Communications UK 
+44 (0) 20 7050 7124 
Guy Taylor 
ICAP Communications US 
+1 212 341 9759 
Interactive Data Media Contacts:
Brian Willinsky 
North America 
+1 781 687 8291  
Geoff Whitehouse 
Europe & Asia-Pacific 
+44 (0)20 7825 8012 
 
 
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