NEW YORK—Ruder Finn has been selected as public relations advisor by FT Interactive Data, the major operating division of Interactive Data Corporation and a leading global provider of financial and business information to institutional and individual investors.
Ruder Finn Financial will work with FT Interactive Data to implement a strategic communications plan, designed to strengthen the company's position as a leading source of mission critical global securities data and financial information in the market data industry.
“We are confident that Ruder Finn can assist us as we position FT Interactive Data for further growth in the marketplace,” said Cort Williams, vice president of Strategy and Corporate Development for FT Interactive Data. “The agency’s track record in providing strategic counsel coupled with its in-depth knowledge of the financial services industry convinced us that Ruder Finn is the right public relations partner for FT Interactive Data.”
The account team is led by Montieth Illingworth, executive vice president, Jeremy Skule, vice president and Justine Schneider, senior account supervisor.