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Markit's Global Alliance Programme lets customers access our data and services from their existing third-party platforms while enjoying the same level of support and data integrity that Markit is known for.

We work closely with more than 100 technology vendors, information providers and service platforms. By guiding Alliance partners through the implementation phase and providing them with ongoing technical support and product updates, we enable you to access our data and services securely and confidently. Together with our partners, we ensure that you enjoy the when accessing our content and services from third-party platforms.

Programme Details

  • Lower total cost of data ownership

    Markit works to integrate the datasets you use into your preferred platforms. In addition to helping you manage your total cost of data, this allows our partners to reduce deployment time and maintenance costs for their solutions.

  • Certification programme

    Markit’s Certification programme is a guarantee that our partners have integrated Markit’s data and services in a compliant and efficient manner. The certification process also ensures ongoing support for seamless data integration and implementation across all our partners, including regular updates on new products and insights into industry issues.

  • Cross-asset class

    Markit delivers an open suite of offerings that includes pricing information and reference data, as well as distribution and analysis tools across product, asset class and geography. Furthermore, Markit provides index families that cover a broad range of asset classes, as well as index-related services that help our clients meet their specific custom or bespoke index requirements. Billions of gigabytes of data are refined and distributed by Markit every day, making it a trusted source for the global financial markets.

  • Broad range of applications

    Markit maintains over 100 partnerships globally, allowing you to access our data and services from a broad range of portfolio and risk management platforms, accounting systems and enterprise data management solutions. We also empower partners to create and provide you with research, analytics, valuations and other tools based on Markit’s data.

Our Partners

  • Autonomous Research

    Autonomous Research LLP is a leading European independent research provider on banking and insurance companies. Their team has unrivalled industry knowledge, with over 195 years coverage of financial institutions.

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  • Credit Sights

    CreditSights is a leading independent research provider, widely recognised as an important voice on global credit markets.

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  • DebtWire

    Debtwire is a leading publisher of news and information on the distressed debt and leveraged finance markets.

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  • Haver Analytics

    Haver Analytics is a leading provider of time series data for global strategy and research. Haver maintains 200+ databases from over 1,200 sources. Detailed economic and financial database coverage includes the advanced economies and developing world. Haver Analytics also maintains key third-party value added databases from sources such as Markit.

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  • IHS Global Insight

    Global Insight provides comprehensive economic and financial information on countries, regions and industries, using a unique combination of expertise, macroeconomic models, data and software within a common analytical framework to support planning and decision-making.

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  • Numerix

    Numerix is a leading independent analytics provider for derivatives and structured products, enabling the structuring, pre-trade pricing, valuation and management of even the most complex deals.

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  • Palantir

    Palantir Finance is a platform for data integration, information management and quantitative analysis. The software connects to the clients data sets and helps them discover trends, relationships and anomalies. Palantir’s intuitive and flexible building blocks are used to study the markets, test trading strategies, and generate signals across asset classes.

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  • StatPro Analytics

    StatPro is a leading provider of investment analytics for the global investment community. They offer portfolio analytics software combined with pre-packaged pricing services. They provide a complete solution for clients in the most cost-effective manner possible.

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  • Strategic Treasurer

    Strategic Treasurer is a leading consulting partner for organizations looking to optimize the value of their treasury group. Strategic Treasurer helps their clients improve processes, minimize risks, and maximize the benefits from treasury technology.

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  • Zeliade Systems

    Zeliade provides next generation software for derivatives valuation and risk with new standards in terms of transparency, robustness, ease of use, integration and extensibility capabilities. Based on modern IT technology combined with innovative quantitative models, the Zeliade Quant Framework (ZQF) allows to price and risk-analyze complex positions across all asset classes.

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  • Alacra

    Alacra licenses the largest collection of premium business information in the world and continuously collects the latest business data and financial events. Alacra aggregates and filters this content. Configurable solutions keep Alacra's clients abreast of their customers, prospects, investments, competition, partners and suppliers, driving business development and streamlining operations.

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  • Asset Control

    Asset Control delivers proven data management software solutions for the sourcing, quality improvement, management and distribution of financial data, from tactical entity-level activities to strategic firm-wide projects.

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  • Golden Source

    GoldenSource provides an integrated enterprise data management (EDM) platform for the securities and investment management industry. The software and expertise help customers benefit from better management, storage and distribution of company-wide data.

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  • CreditEx

    A wholly-owned subsidiary of ICE, Creditex is a global market leader and innovator in trade execution of credit derivatives. The company operates a hybrid model of voice and electronic execution and Delta-Neutral Auctions. Creditex and Markit are official co-administrators of the industry standard ISDA Settlement Auctions known as Credit Fixings.

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  • Deutsche Boerse

    Deutsche Börse Group provides investors, financial institutions and companies access to global capital markets. The group's business covers the entire process chain from securities and derivatives trading, clearing, settlement and custody, through to market data and the development and operation of electronic trading systems.

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  • MarketAxess

    MarketAxess offers institutional investors the ability to trade bonds & CDS with the leading global broker-dealers. To help clients identify market opportunities, make trading decisions and manage compliance risk, MarketAxess provides data and analytical tools through BondTicker. Their DealerAxess platform allows broker-dealer clients to trade credit.

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  • OTC Exotics LLP

    OTC Exotics is an Interdealer broker specializing in Exotic Derivative products to provide liquidity to dealers around the world. OTX is a leader in the synthetic CDO Bespoke and correlation market.

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  • Traccr

    Traccr is a web-based multi-dealer Request-for-Quote (RFQ) platform for Credit Default Swaps and Credit-Linked Notes that promotes Price Transparency and Best Execution and facilitates Straight-Through-Processing (STP) and Post-Trade Reporting.

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  • TradeWeb

    Tradeweb proves access to liquidity on a highly efficient trading network. They offer trading-related services across the globe in fixed income and derivatives. As well as trade execution, Tradeweb provides a full range of market data and post-trade processing services.

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  • TriOptima

    TriOptima is an important provider of post trade infrastructure for the OTC derivatives market. Its web-based solutions address key post-trade risk management challenges.

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  • T-Zero - Ice Link

    ICE Link is a leading and most widely adopted Credit Default Swaps (CDS) trade workflow and connectivity provider, offering full support for all cleared and OTC transactions. Market participants benefit by electronically affirming trade details within moments of having executed the deal.

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  • Advent

    Since 1983, Advent Software has been a leader in providing portfolio management, reporting and accounting systems, as well as straight through processing and data services, research management, trade management software, margin and finance management, and investor accounting software and services to financial professionals worldwide.

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  • Axioma

    Axioma creates flexible tools to help portfolio managers quickely and accurately implement their strategies.

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  • BlackMountain Systems

    Black Mountain Systems is a financial software development firm that has developed innovative solutions for credit investment managers. Everest, Black Mountain Systems award winning proprietary front office software solution, is tailored specifically to individual client needs.

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  • Calypso Technology

    Calypso Technology offers financial institutions and corporate treasuries an integrated trading, risk and processing platform for derivatives and treasury product which provides the most solid foundation for future business growth.

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  • Charles River

    Charles River Development provides fully managed solutions including software, hosting and data services to automate front- and middle-office investment operations for more than 330 buyside firms worldwide. SaaS solutions and on-premises software support portfolio management, compliance and risk monitoring, order and execution management, access to global liquidity and post-trade processing.

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  • ClearStructure Financial Technology

    ClearStructure Financial Technology provides portfolio management and trading systems to top financial institutions across the globe.

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  • Fidessa

    Fidessa LatentZero is a complete investment management front office suite for insitutional asset managers. This inclues order management, trading (EMS), post trade processing, portfolio analysis, scenario modeling, order generation as well as pre and post-trade investment compliance.

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  • Misys Sophis

    Misys provides industry leading solutions for financial institutions to manage their capital market activities across multiple asset classes including Summit FT, Loan IQ, Sophis RISQUE and Sophis VALUE. Its 1,300 customers include the world’s top 50 banks and more than 80 hedge funds and global asset management companies.

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  • Murex

    Murex MX.3 provides native cross asset portfolio management, enabling full access to any kind of cash & derivatives products and delivering asset management specific functionality such as benchmarking, compliance monitoring, NAV calculation or performance attribution.

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  • OpenLink

    OpenLink is a leading developer of cross-asset trading, risk management, and operations processing software solutions. The company's Next Generation eXtensible (NGX) platform supports the most rigorous business requirements of firms trading in virtually all asset classes including credit derivatives.

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  • Paladyne Systems

    Paladyne Systems, a Broadridge Company, offers front, middle and back-office solutions to hedge funds, asset managers, fund administrators, and prime brokers. The Paladyne® Suite includes order and portfolio management, reference data management, data warehouse reporting and reconciliation. The solution can be delivered onsite or via Paladyne’s service provider solution, Paladyne ASP™.

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  • Quantifi Solutions

    Quantifi is a leading provider of analytics, trading and risk management solutions for the global OTC markets. Quantifi XL, incorporating extensive handling of Markit data, provides fast and accurate pricing and structuring for even the most complex OTC products in a flexible Excel environment.

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  • SimCorp

    SimCorp solutions include an integrated investment management software system for global markets, as well as providing analytical models. Customers include banks and central banks, mortgage lenders, portfolio/investment managers, insurance companies, pension funds, mutual funds, securities and commodities brokers.

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  • SkyRoad

    Sky Road is a global provider of solutions spanning execution, order management, and risk management for derivative trading strategies. Built using Sky Road’s ground breaking Motion platform, these solutions are designed to quickly on-board and connect rates, credit, and macro trading desks to execution venues, market data and trading partners.

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  • Sungard FA

    Sungard Front Arena is used by the global institutional asset management and broker dealer communities to manage equities, fixed income, interest rate derivatives, credit and foreign exchange. The product is a cross-asset trading solution which delivers an integrated workflows that spans trade capture, pricing, position keeping, P&L reporting and risk management.

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  • TFG Systems

    TFG Systems provides portfolio management software to asset managers.Its flagship product, TFG Complete, is a cross-asset, front-to-back office system incorporating all stages of the investment cycle from trade capture through to market monitoring, portfolio valuation, monitoring of risk, processing and Fund accounting.This institutional grade technology is offered as a hosted solution, providing consistently high levels of support as well as eliminating costly IT support associated with in-house solutions.

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  • Tradar

    Tradar is a leading supplier of portfolio management and accounting solutions to the buyside, with in excess of 220 clients across more than 30 countries worldwide. Tradar’s solutions are highly scalable and support investment management clients ranging from an AUM of US $10m to US $300bn.

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  • Agencia Estado

    Agencia Estado is Latin America's largest news agency, leading Brazilian source for real time news, market data and electronic trading solutions provider to financial market professionals.

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  • Bloomberg

    Bloomberg brings transparency to capital markets through access to information which increases capital flows, produces economic growth and jobs, and significantly reduces the cost of doing business.

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  • CarryQuote

    CarryQuote designs award winning applications, and their private-label solutions offer users integrated mobile and web access to every major exchange in real-time, covering all asset classes and over 95 percent of the world’s markets.

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  • FactSet

    FactSet is a leading provider of financial information and software solutions to the global investment community. By integrating content from thousands of databases, including FactSet proprietary data sets, with powerful analytics on a single platform, FactSet supports your investment process from initial research to published results.

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  • Interactive Data

    Interactive Data delivers a comprehensive set of products and services designed to meet the needs of the front, middle and back offices at some of the largest and most well-known institutions around the world.

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  • Mergent

    Mergent is a leading provider of information on global public companies. Mergent operates one of the longest continuously collected databases of: descriptive and fundamental information as well as pricing and corporate action data on domestic and international companies, together with terms and conditions data on corporate and municipal bonds.

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  • Quick Corp

    Quick Corp. is one of the leading suppliers of real-time financial information. QUICK distributes a broad range of financial news, real-time and historical market data, as well as research from some 1,000 contributors to more than 50,000 users worldwide.

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  • Rimes Technologies

    RIMES has been servicing the buyside with data and analytics since 1998, providing one of the first internet-based, highly-customized financial data aggregation platforms. With clients in 36 countries, RIMES’ focus remains to offer unparalleled service in the management of quality index & benchmark data built for in-house or third-party solutions.

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  • Six Telekurs

    SIX Telekurs specializes in the procurement, processing and distribution of international financial information for investment advisory services, fund administration, portfolio management, financial analysis and securities administration.

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  • SuperDerivatives

    SuperDerivatives (SD) sets the global benchmark for derivatives, empowering market participants with comprehensive, trusted multi-asset derivatives pricing, revaluation and management tools.

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  • Thomson Reuters

    Thomson Reuters powers the world’s markets. It creates transparency and provides insight through independent news and content in order to enable decisions that are the trusted connection between people, transactions and ideas.

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  • Fitch

    Fitch Solutions provides a range of industry-leading fixed-income products and services to the global financial community. In addition to offering proprietary content, the firm also distributes the ratings, research, financial data and analytical tools of Fitch Ratings.

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  • Moody's Analytics

    Moody's Analytics is among the world’s most respected and widely utilized sources for credit ratings, research and risk analysis. In addition, Moody’s provides research data and analytic tools for assessing credit risk, and publishes market-leading credit opinions, deal research and commentary.

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  • S&P

    Leveraged Commentary & Data’s team at S&P Capital IQ, a part of The McGraw-Hill Companies, is the world's premier provider of news and commentary on the credit markets.

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  • Algorithmics

    Algorithmics is a leading provider of risk solutions. Financial organizations from around the world use Algorithmics’ software to help them make risk-aware business decisions. Algorithmics’ analytics and advisory services assist firms in taking steps towards maximizing shareholder value and meeting regulatory requirements.

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  • Imagine

    Imagine offers the power of a real-time, institutional-grade portfolio and risk management solution. Clients have the choice between full service on-line accessibility— with real-time pricing, security master, corporate actions, derived market data, and 24/7 connectivity via the Derivatives.com service — or a traditional in-house software installation.

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  • MSCI Barra

    BarraOne provides a global, multi-asset class framework for interactive risk analysis, portfolio optimization and construction, stress testing, Value at Risk, and performance attribution. With BarraOne, clients are supported by a highly trained client service team working from multiple offices across the world.

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  • MSCI - RiskMetrics

    RiskMetrics Group is a leading provider of risk management products and services to financial market participants. By bringing transparency, expertise and access to the financial markets, RiskMetrics Group helps investors better understand and manage the risks inherent in their financial portfolios.

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  • RiskVal Financial Solutions

    The RiskVal System covers fixed-income, credit derivative, equity, foreign exchange, and derivatives securities. In addition, RiskVal provides consulting services in risk management, trading strategies, and financial engineering.

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  • Citi Yield Book

    The Yield Book Inc. is a leading provider of fixed income portfolio analytics software, delivering the Yield Book system around the world to institutional portfolio managers -- investment advisors, insurance companies, banks, and hedge funds -- as well, as Citigroup's trading, sales, and research professionals.

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  • Citi Velocity

    Citi is a leader in trading in cash and derivative credit products, supporting clients in over 90 countries.

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  • Credit Suisse Portal

    Credit Suisse Group is a world-leading financial services company, advising clients in all aspects of finance, around the world, around the clock.

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  • UBS Credit Delta

    UBS Delta is the award-winning portfolio analysis and risk management system that enables our clients to measure risk and performance across fixed income, commodities and equities.

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  • Computershare

    Computershare is a global market leader in transfer agency and share registration, employee equity plans, proxy solicitation and stakeholder communications. They also specialize in corporate trust services, tax voucher solutions, bankruptcy administration and a range of other diversified financial and governance services.

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  • Digiterre

    Digiterre provides software products and enterprise software development services for the financial services and energy trading industries.

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  • Eze Castle

    ConvergEx's Eze Castle® Software is a leading provider of global technology solutions for automating the investment process. The award-winning Eze OMSTM leverages a real-time open architecture to streamline the investment cycle for all asset classes – from idea generation through settlement – and supports functionality for Portfolio Management, Compliance, Trading, and Operations.

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  • Towers Watson

    Towers Watson is a leading global professional services company that helps organizations improve performance through effective people, risk and financial management.

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  • Wilshire Associates

    Wilshire Associates provides investment firms worldwide with multi-asset class solutions for analytics, attribution, risk management, performance, GIPS® reporting, style and peer universe comparisons.

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