Information Services

Provides a wide range of information and data products including indexes and benchmarks, real time pricing data, product identification, reporting and reconciliation services.

Income contribution CY 2017



Sub-segment Main types of revenue Customer profile Highlights KPIs

FTSE Russell Indexes

• Subscription fees for data and analytic services

• Asset linked fees for passive funds and derivatives tracking indexes

• Asset owners and managers, active and passive buy-side firms and trading venues

• The Yield Book and Citi Fixed Income Indicies, leading providers of analytics and fices income indexes globally, and Mergent aquired

• Worldwide assets benchmarkeed to FTSE Russell indexes incresaed to US$15tn

  • ETF assets benchmarked to FTSE Russell indexes
    (2016: US$452bn)
Real Time Data

• Fees primarily based on number of terminals taking our real time price and trading data

• Direct to trading firms and via service providers, such as Bloomberg and Thomson Reuters, that incorporate our data with other information

  • Number of professional terminals taking
    Group data 2017:
    (2016: 200,000)
Other Information

• Fees vary based on the nature of service provided, mostly subscriptions and licence fees

• Our customers vary based on the service provided, including banks, brokers and fund managers

 • UnaVista and LEI have both seen good growth as firms prepared for MiFID II