- October 18, 2017
- Posted by: David Tabaka
- Category: Exchange, Market Data, News, Risk
As commissions on trades have shrunk exchange bottom lines, public venues have looked to goose their profits by becoming data information businesses. To that end, exchange global exchange revenues have hit a total of $14.7 billion in the first half of the year, up 4.1% from a year earlier, according to a recent report from consultancy Burton-Taylor International Consulting. Moreover, this figure has been supported by a 5.6% increase in market data and index revenues.