Infinity, a SunGard Company, and the RiskMetrics Group today announced the establishment of a business alliance. The alliance allows Infinity to incorporate, within all Infinity products, the RiskMetrics Group’s DataMetrics historical market data. Infinity’s risk management applications are certified by the RiskMetrics Group as the first solutions from a third party that are fully DataMetrics ready. This means that Infinity clients can utilize standardized historical data covering fixed income, foreign exchange, equity and commodity markets.
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