Tower Buy Sparks Debate, Inside and Out

Sraeel, Holly
April 2004
Bank Technology News;Apr2004, Vol. 17 Issue 4, p8
Trade Publication
Reports that there is no consensus from industry players on the question whether TowerGroup would be able to maintain its editorial independence under the wing of MasterCard Advisors, its new parent. Question on whether autonomy can exist among research and consulting firms serving the financial services market, if the parent company is active in that industry; Importance of client confidence to the success of an advisory research business.


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