Beyond the traditional market data spend, INFOmatch is also being used for tracking other types of data, licenses and contracts. Our clients use INFOmatch as a ‘golden source‘ to have a better grip on procurement, cost, allocations and data management in general. Again, the driving forces to do this are transparency, control and compliance.
Besides market data spend, find below also a selection of other spend categories, which can be tracked and managed with INFOmatch:
Selection of other spend categories
Terminal products, streaming news feeds, stock exchange fees.
End-of-day file deliveries, historical batch files, on-demand services.
Usage terms & conditions, departmental licenses, assets under management.
Data feeds & Applications
Per-security licenses, departmental restrictions, multiple pricing schemes.
Custodial & Broker fees
Business terms & conditions, objects of services, special pricing schemes.
Connectivity & Infrastructure
Data distribution platforms, IT communication charges, hosting, outsourcing contracts.
Contents of contracts, stacked royalty agreements, conditional service provision.
All software licenses your firm is purchasing.
Enterprise-wide Subscriptions & Publications
Magazines, website subscriptions, research publications, etc.
Data communication costs, in-house or outsourced, proximity hosting.
Basically, INFOmatch can track any type of cost / contract. Examples include IT, insurance and rental costs.