Market Data Company is a professional consulting firm with experts skilled in market data products, solutions and contract vendor management. We are committed to helping teams uncover insights that improve how they manage their market and reference data relationships.
We partner with our clients to answer the growing demands of their business by providing the expertise in the details that lead to increased profitability. Specifically, we offer a series of diagnostic tools that drive down costs while optimizing services. Learn more about how our Data License Compliance Manager tool can benefit your business in the video below:
Our consultants are industry experts in market and reference data products, as well as investment management solutions. We deliver results that make a difference.
“MDC identified and realized vendor cost savings of 12% of our spend, and then developed a target state organization with capabilities to effectively manage market data products, consumption, costs and vendors”
“The team at Market Data Company is great to work with. Each consultant has their own strengths and weaknesses, and are great at what they do. In my book, I highly recommend the entire team at MDC.”
“Robert and his team brought the right expertise to the job, making the transitional program easier to manage. MDC’s approach to market data supported our Global operations and provided a clear line of sight to our vendor spend.”
“MDC’s product Kiaro’s overspend report clearly articulated where Bloomberg data was being replicated within our technology envirorment. As a result we closed down several jobs that lead to $450,000 in cost savings.”
From inception, our focus has been on the complexities of market data and the critical third-party relationships built through data providers within the Capital Markets and Wealth Management industries.
Our people bring a mix of expertise to solve problems with a different, more dedicated mindset, devising powerful tools and solutions for our clients’ toughest challenges.
Our approach brings together a highly effective discipline that focuses on process, controls and process.
At the end of the day, it’s our clients bottom line that we take care of, and the results speak for themselves.
We create results that are predicated on our strengths surrounding benchmarking Market Data Vendors.
Taking Benchmarking to an entirely different level, our marketing data services offers you exceptional insight into data being consumed by the capital markets and wealth industry. With our current solutions, you gain the insights to take your strategy to the next level.
Our clients are critical about providing the right data to their stakeholders. That's why our proprietary technology and expertise is pivotal in reporting how data is accessed and replicated across business applications allowing us to accurately and rapidly assess and predict where firms can optimize and right size their data needs.
We have done extensive research over the past 10 years through our qualitative and quantitative analytics. As a result, we've developed an approach to compare individual company data to our proprietary industry benchmark. Our findings have been linked to the strength of a firms operational management and its short and long term investment strategy.
With expert knowledge of both your industry and your customer’s needs, you can keep your data consumption activities appropriate while optimizing your commercial obligations.
Our benchmark adds exponential value through its categorization of products and services: technology, investments, productivity, operations, human resource strategies, and a host of other business functions. It’s a peer group assessment of our client’s 160 data activities against a set of best practices. Our benchmark has inspired discussions that explore qualitative measures – enhancing performance against benchmarks.
MDC has completed extensive research over the past 10 years. Our findings have been linked to the strength of a firms operational management, and can be used to improve capabilities across client intelligence, trading strategies, and business productivity.
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