Investortools is grateful to the following vendor-partners for their support of the 2018 User Forum.



“Bitvore provides Precision Intelligence.

Bitvore provides material event surveillance on municipal obligors and businesses from 300K sources of world news and information to deliver immediate impact and unique information advantages to our customers. Our Precision Intelligence solutions are deployed in over 70 of the world’s largest financial institutions, allowing them make quicker and more effective decisions, so they outperform the competition.”

For more information please visit www.bitvore.com

IHS Markit

IHS Markit (Nasdaq: INFO) is a world leader in critical information, analytics and expertise for the major industries and markets that drive economies worldwide. The company delivers next-generation information, analytics and solutions to customers in business, finance and government, improving their operational efficiency and providing deep insights that lead to well-informed, confident decisions. IHS Markit has more than 50,000 key business and government customers, including 85 percent of the Fortune Global 500 and the world's leading financial institutions. Headquartered in London, IHS Markit is committed to sustainable, profitable growth.

For more information please visit http://www.ihsmarkit.com/



MarketAxess operates a leading electronic trading platform that enables fixed income market participants to efficiently trade corporate bonds and other types of fixed-income instruments using MarketAxess' patented trading technology. Over 1,400 institutional investor and broker-dealer firms are active users of the MarketAxess trading platform, accessing global liquidity in U.S. high-grade corporate bonds, emerging markets and high-yield bonds, European bonds, U.S. agency bonds, municipal bonds, credit default swaps and other fixed-income securities. MarketAxess also offers a number of trading-related products and services, including: market data to assist clients with trading decisions; connectivity solutions that facilitate straight-through processing; technology services to optimize trading environments; and execution services for exchange-traded fund managers and other clients. Through its Trax® division, MarketAxess also offers a range of pre- and post-trade services, including trade matching, regulatory reporting and market and reference data, across a range of fixed-income products. Trax is the trading name of Xtrakter Ltd., a MarketAxess group company.

MarketAxess maintains its headquarters in New York and has offices in London, Boston, Chicago, Los Angeles, Miami, Salt Lake City, San Francisco, São Paulo, Hong Kong and Singapore. For more information, please visit www.marketaxess.com.


Merritt Research Services

Merritt Research Services, LLC is an independent research and data provider focused primarily on credit information related to municipal bonds. Our goal is to provide and maintain the highest-quality set of comprehensive financial and supplemental data in the municipal finance industry; data that is ready for basic and advance analytical evaluation, statistical comparisons and modeling.

For more information please visit www.merrittresearch.com



MuniAxis is an ATS focused exclusively on Muni's and designed with the help of Asset Managers looking for improved efficiency trading odd-lot Muni's.  The platform was recently redesigned with a compliant-friendly 'Cross Option', links to Investortools' Perform and is now offered in partnership with RBC Capital Markets as the sponsoring broker-dealer.  

See what makes MuniAxis unique:

  • Simple Signup: No up-front fees or lengthy contracts

  • API Integration into proprietary systems: FIX 4.4 API protocol messaging\

  • Transparency & Color when it counts: Know where you stand, Limit Bidding, 'Will Trade' indicators

  • Unique CROSSING Capability:  Low-cost & efficient

  • Private 'Bid Back' Process:  On Offerings & Bid-Wanted's

  • Low-Cost: Efficiency and self-clearing enable us to deliver more for less

Please visit us for more information:  http://www.muniaxis.com/



TM3/MMD delivers the most comprehensive source of critical municipal market information.

TM3/MMD services are comprised of several key pillars, related specifically to the US municipal bond industry including:

  • news and insight

  • primary market data and analytics

  • secondary market data and analytics

  • disclosures/prospectus

  • variable rate portfolio management tools and

  • pricing and reference data search tools.

TM3 and MMD yield curves, are the best-in-class benchmark for the muni industry. MMD yield curves are integrated across the key pillar services on TM3. MMD spread is also available across many major services and product lines on TM3.com and third-party vendors such as Investortools.

Ask today to learn how you can partner with us: clientservice@tm3.com

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