Award Categories 2016

In our 2017 awards there are 30 awards, including 9 reader survey categories; 21 call-for-entry categories, plus 1 overall best provider, decided by editorial from the call-for-entry categories.

 

  • 9 reader survey categories: Data management, business and technology professionals from financial institutions can select their best vendors across a number of specialist areas.
  • 21 call-for-entry categories: Information providers, technology vendors and exchanges have the opportunity to nominate their most innovative products and projects.

Below are the criteria for the 21 call-for-entry categories.

 

9 reader survey categories:

  • Best  Market Data Provider (Vendor)
  • Best Market Data Provider (Exchange)
  • Best Market Data Provider (Broker)
  • Acquisition of the Year
  • Best New Data Product
  • Contract Win of the Year
  • Best Reference Data Provider
  • Best Enterprise Data Management Vendor
  • Best Evaluated Prices Service Provider

 

21 call-for-entry categories:

  • Best Real-Time Market Data Initiative (Vendor)
  • Most Innovative Market Data Project (Vendor)
  • Best Research Provider
  • Best Data Analytics Provider
  • Best Low-Latency Data/Technology Provider
  • Best Supporting Services Provider
  • Best Big Data Analytics & Technology Provider
  • Best Mobile Initiative
  • Best Market Data Newcomer (Vendor or Product)
  • Best Counterparty Data Provider
  • Best Reference Data Integration Vendor
  • Best Managed Service for Reference Data
  • Best Corporate Actions Data Providor
  • Best Enterprise Data Initiative (Vendor)
  • Best Reference Initiative (Vendor)
  • Best Corporate Actions Initiative (Vendor)
  • Best Reference Data Newcomer (Vendor or Product)
  • Best Innovative Regulatory Solution
  • Best Data Governance Solution
  • Best Risk Data Aggregation Provider

 


1 overall best provider, decided by editorial from the call-for-entry categories.

  • Best Overall Data/Service Provider