Microsoft and Refinitiv have entered into a significant partnership in a bid to enhance connectivity and market information insights throughout the monetary companies sector.

By way of the partnership, Refinitiv will create new merchandise and go-to-market companies aimed on the trade by way of Microsoft Azure and increase its connections with Microsoft 365 and Groups.

“Microsoft’s scale and its built-in product suite offers vital alternatives for patrons to attach and collaborate,” stated Refinitiv chief govt, David Craig. “We see big advantages in working with Microsoft and its productiveness instruments to enhance effectivity, collaboration, and communication throughout the monetary group, particularly as our prospects harness automation and reimagine the way forward for work in a digital, post-COVID setting.”

The most recent partnership follows the launch of QA Direct within the Cloud in 2018 by Refinitiv. The quantitative analytics service for the buy-side offers entry to market insights from Refinitiv’s world market and referential information through Microsoft Azure.

Extra not too long ago, Refinitiv made an funding in ModuleQ a Microsoft companion that delivers AI-driven information and market updates through Groups. Refinitiv stated the partnership proved helpful within the latest interval of elevated digital communication globally.  

“We’re thrilled to be partnering with Refinitiv to drive actual innovation and transformation within the monetary companies sector,” stated Cindy Rose, Microsoft UK chief govt. “By way of the highly effective mixture of our shared abilities, expertise, and expertise, we can assist organisations unlock priceless insights from their information and spark a brand new degree of productiveness, collaboration, and communication.”