The Financial Data Service Providers industry provides financial market data and related services to financial institutions, traders and investors. Since the financial crisis, the level of activity in this sector has remained depressed, but is expected to continue rising, facilitating a recovery of industry revenue. Industry operators have additionally benefited from a tightened regulatory environment, which expanded their regulatory information offerings and demand for their services. In the next five years, growth in the industry is anticipated to accelerate as the economy improves, financial markets stabilize and investors, brokers and traders increase activity.
This industry provides financial market data to financial firms, traders and investors. The data that vendors distribute comes from stock exchange feeds, broker and dealer desks and regulatory filings. This industry is a section of the larger business information reseller industry and only includes third-party resellers of information (i.e. vendors). It does not include exchanges or securities dealers and brokers.
This report covers the scope, size, disposition and growth of the industry including the key sensitivities and success factors. Also included are five year industry forecasts, growth rates and an analysis of the industry key players and their market shares.