OVERVIEW

The “FINSUITE” Data Warehouse System handles acceptance, control, storage, management and distribution of time series of all types: price data of financial instruments, medical data, household power consumption, traffic measurements, economic data of all types, etc.

MAIN ADVANTAGES OF FINSUITE

Wide range of feeds

FINSUITE can collect and process a wide range of internal and external feeds simultaneously, including those from Bloomberg, Thomson Reuters und SIX Financial for example.

Specializing in financial market information

FINSUITE applications focus on time series of prices and master data of financial instruments and also on capital event data.

Integrated quality testing

FINSUITE has an integrated module for quality testing of received data.


Automation of data supply

Data is supplied fully automatically via the specialized interfaces.

Integrated process control and monitoring

A feed system monitors and controls the data feed processes. The user is informed via e-mail if there are any errors.


MODULES

The system consists of the following modules:

FEED LOADERS

Data can be loaded using the well-known interfaces from various data providers.

DATA COLLECTION

This module ensures reliable automatic data collection.

A user-friendly graphical user interface allows controls of input data. Own data can also be collected via the user interface.

Different subscription procedures are supported.

DATA MANAGEMENT

This module is used for storing data– master data, company events, adjustment factors, etc. – in the database.

DATA ACCESS

Data can be distributed via an XML-interface (file transfer or via Web service) to different external applications.

The XML output can be displayed user-friendly in a web browser. This way the information can easily be made accessible to a large number of users.

Data can be imported in Microsoft Excel by Excel-Add-In.

APPLICATION PROGRAMMER INTERFACES

For development of the user’s own applications, object-orientated “Application Programmer Interfaces (APIs)” are available in C++ and JAVA.

FINSUITE DATA WAREHOUSES

For development of the user’s own applications, object-orientated “Application Programmer Interfaces (APIs)” are available in C++ and JAVA.

  • Bloomberg Data License
  • Thomson Reuters Datastream
  • Thomson Reuters Datascope.

These software solutions substantially simplify the use of the providers’ financial data. They enable immediate, reliable and cost-effective use of their data in research, risk and portfolio management, in straight-through processing and in many other areas of application.

SCOPE

  • Reliable automatic data collection
  • Support of subscription licences as well as data packet licences
  • Storage of data in databases
    • Master data
    • Corporate events
    • Adjustment factors
    • Adjusted and non-adjusted price/volume series
  • Automatic maintenance of adjusted price/volume series
  • Application of corrections
  • Short processing times and good scaling properties
  • Powerful interfaces for on-line access to applications and analysis tools
  • Data extraction for applications requiring files
  • Interactive access for end-user via Excel and web-browser
  • Convenient management of lists of financial instruments for which data is to be obtained from the data vendor
  • Web-based management console for data feed monitoring and control


CONTACT

Dr. Jürg Grossmann
E-Mail: juerg.grossmann@ecofin.ch
Telephone: +41 43 499 3236

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