Are you paying 5X more than your competitors (with your AUM) for the same exact data? Mike Carrodus and his colleagues at Substantive Research investigated what buy-side firms pay for the same market data. Their “apples-to-apples” comparisons reveal legacy data providers charge widely different rates for the same data. These pricing inconsistencies are often enormous.
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This issue has bothered me since I started in the industry 20+ years ago. It persists with more data than just market data, too. So recently I put that frustration to positive use and wrote a data buying guide to help you navigate the data acquisition process so you can get the highest quality data, for an affordable price, and under friendly terms and conditions.
It is called, “Confessions of a Data Salesperson: What You Need to Know BEFORE Shopping for Data.” Download your free copy.
What about you? Do you fear you’re paying more than your peers for the same data? Please comment – I’d love to hear your thoughts.
P.S. You can read the entire article by Mike Carrodus at Substantive Research here… Full Article