For Immediate Release
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ICE Data Services Named 2016 Outstanding Data Provider by FISD Working Group
WASHINGTON, DC (December 19, 2016)—FISD, the Financial Information Services Association of SIIA, presented the 2016 Outstanding Data Provider Award to ICE Data Services, which is part of Intercontinental Exchange. The award was presented at the FISD General Meeting in New York on December 15.
This award was created by the FISD Service Level and Communications (SL&C) Working Group to recognize the exchange or data provider that most clearly adheres to the Working Group’s Best Practice Recommendations. These recommendations are guidelines for communication and notification sent by exchanges and information providers to their customers and downstream distribution partners for events such as system upgrades, administrative and policy changes, new product introductions, and unplanned interruptions.
Other finalists for this year’s award were Bolsa Mexicana de Valores (BMV) and Nasdaq.
“We’re honored to be named Outstanding Data Provider in 2016 and thank the members of FISD for this recognition,” said Lynn Martin, President and COO of ICE Data Services. “We continue to invest across our global data business, from pricing and reference data to consolidated feeds and desktop tools, to provide a complete data solution to serve the growing needs of our clients.”
Tom Davin, Managing Director of FISD said, “ICE Data Services is a highly deserving recipient of this recognition. They clearly recognize the importance that clients and distributors place on clear and timely communications from their information providers.”
FISD (the Financial Information Services Association of SIIA) provides a neutral business forum for exchanges, market data vendors, specialist data providers, brokerage firms, investment managers and banks to address and resolve business and technical issues related to the distribution, management, administration and use of market data. Members use this forum to exchange ideas, build business relationships and improve the business climate associated with the worldwide flow of financial information. SIIA is an umbrella association representing 800+ technology, data and media companies globally. For more information, visit fisd.net.
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