EDI Open New York Office Reflecting Business Expansion and Appoint Michael Hyland

EDI expands its global presence by opening a new branch in New York.

New York, June 21st, 2010 Exchange Data International Limited (EDI) the specialist provider of global Reference and Corporate Actions Data have opened a new office in New York to service its existing and growing North American Clients. EDI at the same time have appointed Michael Hyland, an industry veteran, to advice on strategic matters especially with regard to Fixed Income initiatives.

Previous to his appointment at EDI, Michael has served as Managing Director of Securities Operations & Fixed Income Markets at NYSE Euronext where he was critical in the re-launching of the NYSE Bond Business. Michael is a very accomplished executive with over 20 years experience in B2B financial services, back office operations and client relationship management. His appointment further strengthens EDI growth in North America.

"EDI's global data set is becoming essential for North American firms to track and monitor complex events for risk mitigation and client service, we look forward to continue growth and development in the region.", says Kevin Brady, Executive Director of EDI.

Jonathan Bloch, CEO, adds "Even in these volatile trading conditions EDI have grown and will continue to offer customisable and flexible solutions to our clients. Michael brings great experience and this will only enable us to offer even better solutions."

EDI has developed a suite of deep and rich data sets that enable financial institutions to track, analyse and action complex event changes on a daily basis covering over 90,000 equities, 500,000 bonds as well as warrants, end of day pricing and specialised data products.