Solent takes CMA for valuations

Hedge fund and CDO manager Solent Capital has taken CMA DataVision for its month-end valuations of CDS, indices and tranches. The firm had been using QuoteVision, CMA's price discovery service, for four years. Geoff Smailes, joint founder of Solent in London, says the move to add the intraday price verification tool was a natural step.

"It was an easy choice to select DataVision for our month-end valuations; it integrates so well with QuoteVision, which is a key part of our market data backbo