IIS is the market data and price information division of ICAP Group which delivers independent OTC data solutions to financial professionals. With over 400 million updates per day and constant advances in product complexity, ICAP’s data is the intelligence behind algorithmic trading, research models, risk and compliance applications, and portfolio pricing and management.
IIS sits within ICAP’s Post Trade Risk and Information division which provide innovative services that enable customers to reduce cost and risk, as well as to increase efficiency, return on capital and capacity to process trades.
ICAP is a leading markets operator and provider of post trade risk mitigation and information services. The Group matches buyers and sellers in the wholesale markets in interest rates, credit, commodities, FX, emerging markets and equity derivatives through voice and electronic networks. Through its post trade risk mitigation and information services ICAP helps customers manage and mitigate risks in their portfolios. For more information, go to www.icap.com
ICAP announced in November 2015 that it intends to sell its global hybrid voice broking and associated information business to Tullett Prebon, including ICAP's associated technology and broking platforms (including iSwap and Fusion) and certain of ICAP’s joint ventures and associate companies (“IGBB”). On completion of the transaction with Tullett Prebon the ICAP brand will be transferred to Tullett Prebon and the remaining ‘NewCo’ business comprising of post trade risk and information services and electronic markets will be renamed NEX Group plc.
NEX Group plc will be headquartered in London and will employ 1,600 people in offices worldwide.
About Wind Info
As the market leader in China’s financial information services industry, Wind Info is dedicated to providing accurate and real-time information, as well as sophisticated communication platforms for financial professionals. In China, we serve more than 90% of financial institutions including hedge funds, asset management firms, securities companies, insurance companies, banks, research institutions, and regulatory bodies. Overseas, Wind Info serves 70% of Qualified Foreign Institutional Investors (QFII). Hailed both at home and abroad as the premier provider of Chinese financial information, the company’s data are frequently quoted by Chinese and international media, in research reports, and in academic papers.