Interactive Data appoints Rieger VP, evaluated services

Source: Interactive Data Corporation

Interactive Data Corporation (NYSE: IDC), a leading provider of financial market data, analytics and related services, today announced that James "J.R." Rieger will join Interactive Data Pricing and Reference Data, Inc. as vice president of evaluated services.

Mr. Rieger will be responsible for managing all aspects of Interactive Data Pricing and Reference Data's Evaluated Services' operations.

"We believe that J.R.'s proven track record and experience in the fixed income information market will help Interactive Data further strengthen its position as a leading provider of evaluated services," said Robin Simpson, senior vice president of content and operations, Interactive Data Corporation. "We are delighted that J.R. will be joining Interactive Data and look forward to him spearheading our efforts to expand coverage and design offerings that meet the evolving needs of our clients."

Mr. Rieger, 48, had been vice president, global evaluations at Standard & Poor's Securities Evaluations prior to his new position at Interactive Data. In this role, he was responsible for managing Standard & Poor's evaluations business and for developing their securities pricing offerings. Mr. Rieger has more than 25 years of experience in researching and evaluating fixed income securities.

The appointment is effective on August 27, 2007. Mr. Rieger will report to Robin Simpson and will be based in New York City.

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