The German speaking Financial Information industry gathered in Munich on 8 May 2017. Because of its central location between the financial centres Frankfurt, Zurich and Vienna, Munich is easy to reach. The conference for the German speaking financial information industry was held at the Hotel Bayerpost Sofitel. At the event, more than 45 vendors presented their offerings to more than 850 attendees.
As part of a lecture series by the deputy major of the city of Munich Josef Schmid, Alexis Eisenhofer of financial.com presented his view of the financial system from the perspective of a market data provider. The financial system is running hot from both a systemic and a technical perspective. Considering a universe of 12 million financial instruments with some examples of more than 100,000 quotes per second in a single instrument (Amazon shares, 7 June 2013), simplification and reduction to essentials is more important than ever. With solutions provided by financial.com, customers can perfectly tailor the information to their business processes.