Finlab Takes On Industry Giant, PerTrac Isn't Worried

Dec 8 2006 | 12:16pm ET

By Deirdre Brennan 

Asset managers have dozens of options when it comes to choosing a database provider, but when it comes to platforms that aggregate information from multiple sources, there are still only two kids on the block.

PerTrac, the 800-pound gorilla of the fund data aggregation industry, has more or less enjoyed a monopoly on the marketplace for the past decade. However, a small firm led by a big personality has recently begun to make its move.


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