Best third-party valuation provider: Interactive Data

Best third-party valuation provider: Interactive Data

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Liz Duggan, Interactive Data

July saw a change of ownership at financial information specialist Interactive Data, headquartered in Bedford, Massachusetts, but in terms of day-to-day affairs it has been business as usual for its evaluations operation. The company, which provides pricing data for over 2.8 million securities worldwide, reported second-quarter revenues of $194 million, up 4.9% on the same period last year.

According to Liz Duggan, the company’s head of evaluations, the increased demand for valuations from the b