FactEntry (FE), a provider of fixed income data, has announced today that FactEntry Credit Corporate Actions App is available via App Studio on Thomson Reuters Eikon.
The FactEntry Credit Corporate Actions App is a powerful announcement monitoring tool, with a special focus on events impacting Fixed Income/CDS entities and instruments. All Thomson Reuters Eikon users are able to access the App.
Thomson Reuters Eikon is a robust, next-generation platform that provides real-time and historical data, news and analytics, and a range of other solutions that connect the financial markets community worldwide. FactEntry App complements Thomson Reuters industry-leading fixed income offering and brings additional credit corporate event data to the investors, asset managers and other institutional clients who utilize Thomson Reuters Eikon. Some announcements such as bond covenant amendments are not always readily apparent within public disclosures. The FactEntry app tracks and highlights these events and ensures that they are linked to the correct legal entity and ISIN.
“FactEntry's partnership with Thomson Reuters enables us to make our brand and content more visible in the market place. We are confident that both FactEntry and Thomson Reuters will benefit from the partnership as we want our users to see FactEntry as a reference in the credit corporate actions domain,” said Sandeep Dhingra, Director at FactEntry. “As an agile company, FactEntry is able to take on clients’ feedback and quickly convert them into new capabilities. Our goal is to be first in class in the fixed income credit corporate actions area.”
“The addition of FactEntry on Eikon further enhances our buy side product solutions offering, providing an enhanced workflow solution and greater insight into complex financial instruments, both through an open platform,” said Michael Chin, managing director, global head of trading, Thomson Reuters.
FactEntry aims to develop its partnership further with Thomson Reuters, the ultimate goal being to provide a fully integrated workflow around fixed income corporate actions for Thomson Reuters clients.
Key Product Features:
• Track the events with customized filters
• View the events with organized details and complete press release content
• Export the desired event data to Excel
• Search for a particular ISIN / CUSIP mapped to the respective RED code
• Refine the search using multi-selection filters
• Expand / collapse the search filters
• Show / hide the desired columns
• View the events historically going back till January 2015
• Get the latest corporate news as the data gets updated twice daily
• Set an email alert service to customize the corporate news related to a defined set of entities / instruments
• Credit events pertaining to Fixed Income issuers, announced in the public domain
• All types of Fixed Income entities are covered
• 51k+ entities are covered in the new app
• 250+ corporate action types are covered
• Portfolio Managers
• Fixed Income & CDS Risk Manager
• Fixed Income Traders
• ETF Fixed Income
• Hedge Fund Managers