Commenting on today's announcement Mark Makepeace, CEO of FTSE & LSEG Director of Information Services, said: "The fixed income market represents a significant growth opportunity for FTSE. In partnering with TMX Datalinx we can quickly create the scale, quality of operation and global distribution necessary to be a significant player in this rapidly evolving part of the index industry. To accelerate our expansion into North America, a key growth market for us, FTSE will be establishing an office in Toronto."Eric Sinclair, President TMX Datalinx and Group Head of Information Services, TMX Group added: "This transaction provides TMX Datalinx with a new global presence in the fixed income index business. By partnering with FTSE, we will grow the business globally, while continuing to serve our existing Canadian clients with the excellent quality index suite they trust and rely upon."
FTSE And TMX Datalinx Create New Global Fixed Income Index Business: FTSE TMX Debt Capital Markets
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