Markit, a leading, global financial information services company, today announced that Deutsche Bank Global Markets Research, recently ranked No.1 All-Europe Research Team in Institutional Investor's 2011 European Equity Research Survey, has joined Markit Hub as a content provider.
Markit Hub is a web-based business intelligence platform that provides institutional market participants with direct-to-source access to research, commentary, news, data and analytics from global banks and major third-party providers.
Markit Hub users entitled to Deutsche Bank Global Markets Research will now gain access to Deutsche Bank's broad spectrum of market leading equity, fixed income, economic, foreign exchange, commodities and emerging markets research.
Markit Hub's single-sign on technology, commingled headlines and advanced navigation and filtering tools provide fast, customised access to a rich content set. The platform has over 150,000 registered users at more than 11,000 investment firms across the globe with approximately 55% of customers based in North America and 45% split across Europe, Asia and Latin America.
Heidi Johnson, Managing Director and Head of Markit Hub at Markit, said: "The addition of Deutsche Bank and its world-class Global Markets Research and award-winning equity content enriches Markit Hub's offering, reinforces our capabilities across multiple asset classes and builds on the platform's value to the financial services community. We continue to add major content providers in response to increasing demand for customised views of multiple data sources."
Fergus Lynch, Managing Director CIB, Deutsche Bank, said: "Deutsche Bank is committed to providing appropriate research and information to targeted financial professionals through transparent and open systems. Our participation in Markit Hub offers customers a primary vehicle for seamlessly integrating our research into their workflow."