EDI launches Company Future Event Data service in partnership with Columba Systems Ltd.

London, 27 November 2019 – Exchange Data International (EDI), a provider of global security corporate actions, pricing and reference data is pleased to announce a partnership with Columba Systems, a leading independent provider of highly accurate international future financial events data to both sell-side and buy-side institutions.

With this partnership, clients will be able to access three different types of data – the dates and release times of Company Results, Company Meetings and the dates of upcoming Trade Shows and Investor Conferences, from company events worldwide.

EDI is pleased to work with Columba Systems in order to provide their data offerings to its clients”, noted Jonathan Bloch, CEO of Exchange Data International.With this partnership, EDI into the front office and the trading flow. We have seen increased interest in the datasets from our clients and we are happy to partner with Columba Systems.”

“We have known and worked with EDI for many years and this partnership is a logical and exciting step. Being able to offer the Columba Systems data to EDI’s clients and integrated with EDI data will have real benefits to clients”, noted Dean Ratcliffe, CEO of Columba Systems Limited

The data feed is delivered as a zipped package including the customized files. The delivery method and period will depend on client requirements, but the typical options include FTP put or fetch.

Find out more about this service.

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 About Exchange Data International (EDI)

Exchange Data International (EDI) helps the global financial and investment community make informed decisions through the provision of fast, accurate timely and affordable data reference services. EDI’s extensive content database includes worldwide equity and fixed income corporate actions, dividends, static reference data, closing prices and shares outstanding, delivered via data feeds and the Internet. The firm covers all major markets with special emphasis on the North American markets. Headquartered in the United Kingdom, EDI has staff in Canada, India, Morocco, South Africa and the United States. For more information about EDI visit www.exchange-data.com 

About Columba Systems

Columba Systems Ltd, Columba, established in 2002, is a leading provider of highly accurate international future financial events data to both sell-side and buy-side institutions. Columba’s customers include the world’s largest investment banks, leading fund managers and hedge funds.

From company results, company meetings and trade shows, Columba collects and aggregates vital information that market players depend upon to make accurate investment choices and then delivers it in a customisable and flexible format. Find out more at www.columbasystems.com

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