EBS set to cut delays with direct data feed

"There is a customer trend to feed pricing data into their proprietary systems and to portals on an executable streaming price and request for quote basis," said Jack Jeffrey, chief executive officer of EBS in London. As a result of this need to distribute prices quicker, banks requested a faster more reliable feed from EBS, he said.

The feed, dubbed EBS Live, distributes prices directly to banks from the EBS dealing platform, and has shown an increased reliability and speed in delivery of le