Customer Logins

Obtain the data you need to make the most informed decisions by accessing our extensive portfolio of information, analytics, and expertise. Sign in to the product or service center of your choice.

Customer Logins

Brokerage, Research, Sales and Trading

Providing an ecosystem of workflow solutions that enable our stakeholders to efficiently manage their conversations, research distribution and consumption, corporate marketing, and trading activities.

The applications available in the Brokerage, Research, Sales & Trading suite provide solutions to increase the value of the interactions between Institutional Investors and broker/dealers and research providers by smoothing those interactions through efficient workflows. Whether it is facilitating corporate access roadshows or conferences or the access to analysts and distribution of research, our CRM and Events applications connect the stakeholders. When it is time for the investor to evaluate the services and initiate payments, our solutions are there to facilitate that workflow.

For any inquiries, contact us at

Learn more about our range of solutions for evaluating investment research
Watch our webinar on Corporate Access in the Virtual Age
The Global Pulse, Edition 6: February 2022

Research Evaluations and Payments

  • Evaluation

    The new Global Best Practice means that asset managers must have properly defined and well-managed processes for tracking, evaluating, budgeting and paying for research and associated services. Evaluation enables asset managers to conduct a formal research evaluation process, pre-filter and track service interactions, manage rate cards, produce budgets, and distribute feedback reports direct to research providers. Trading and other associated services can also be evaluated, providing a complete “360 degree” profile of all services received from counterparties.

  • Commission Manager

    Commission Manager complements Evaluation providing automated reconciliations and “virtual” CSA credit aggregation through a network of over 60 CSA brokers. Clients can monitor all CSA balances initiate payments and approve invoices through this web-based system.


  • iPlanner

    A platform for sell-side institutions to manage roadshows and coordinate connectivity between corporates, industry experts and investors. iPlanner and our Events product suite provide full event management and reporting capabilities.

  • iConference

    Plan and manage large-scale events and conferences in this collaborative platform. iConference is embedded within our network of Events management solutions.

  • Corporate Access Network (CAN)

    A network to streamline and improve collaboration between corporates, the sell-side and investment managers on events and conferences .

Bigdough (BD) Suite

  • BD Advanced

    Global prospecting and targeting solution incorporating our comprehensive Bigdough institution and investor contact database.


    Customer relationship management solution designed specifically for targeting buyside professionals. BDA CRM allows users to prospect, track clients, and distribute research with ease.
  • Profile Builder

    Generates buy side investor reports and profiles quickly and efficiently, enabling users to deliver powerful investor insight by incorporating comprehensive data from our Bigdough database.
  • Pitch Builder

    Easily generate professional, custom-branded pitchbooks to target investors and analyze ownership for corporate access and capital markets origination.
IHS Markit is now part of S&P Global Together, we enable businesses to make intelligent decisions, streamline operations and drive efficiency across global markets.


Francis Land

He has more than 23 years of experience in the financial services industry and has focused on commission management and research procurement services for the last 15 years. Mr. Land joined IHS Markit in October 2016 and has responsibilities covering product development, strategy, sales and marketing with a particular focus on EMEA. He is a regular speaker on trends in research procurement at conferences and events. Prior to IHS Markit, he worked for Westminster Research Associates, a specialist CSA broker. Before that, he worked at The Bank of New York (now BNY Mellon) in a variety of roles within their depositary receipts and global custody divisions. Mr. Land holds a Bachelor of Arts in economics and government from the University of Manchester, United Kingdom.

View Profile

McEvans Francois

Mr. Francois is the lead product strategy and marketing executive for our Brokerage, Research, Sales and Trading Program. Mr. Francois has over 13 years of experience in financial services. He drives collaboration and coordination across product, technology, development, product consultants and client success. The products within his remit include BD Data, the leading cross asset data and ownership set for both the buyside and sellside banks, an event management suite of solutions that serve broker dealers in corporate access & deal related events, and research evaluation and payment tools.Prior to the merger of Ipreo and IHS Markit, Mr. Francois worked in various leadership roles across Research, Sales & Trading. Those roles focused on banking client workflows through Account Management, Team Management, Product Specialist and Strategy roles. He holds a bachelor's degree in Psychology from Brooklyn College, CUNY.

View Profile

Newton Ray

Mr. Ray is product analysis and design senior associate and subject matter expert for the events and BD Advanced platforms offered by S&P Global. The events platforms are used to coordinate corporate access engagements (deal/non-deal roadshows, conferences, & summits). The applications are meant to provide a single collaborative channel for corporates, industry experts and investment managers to interact. The BD Advanced platforms are used for prospecting for perspective buy-side investors via our BD Database, managing all proprietary interactions, delivering research communications, and maintaining investor information.Mr. Ray has over 7 years of experience in financial services and joined IHS Markit in May 2017. Before IHS Markit he worked in Credit Suisse's syndicated loans department as a loan operations specialist. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics and Business from Hampden-Sydney College.

View Profile
{"items" : [ {"name":"login","url":"","enabled":false,"desc":"Product Login for existing customers","alt":"Login","large":true,"mobdesc":"Login","mobmsg":"Product Login for existing customers"},{"name":"facts","url":"","enabled":false,"desc":"","alt":"","mobdesc":"PDF","mobmsg":""},{"name":"sales","override":"+1 800 254 1005","number":"[num]","enabled":true,"desc":"Call Sales</br><strong>[num]</strong>","alt":"Call Sales</br>[num]","mobdesc":"Sales","mobmsg":"Call Sales: [num]"}, {"name":"share","enabled":true,"desc":"<strong>Share</strong>","mobdesc":"Share","options":[ {"name":"facebook","url":"","enabled":true},{"name":"twitter","url":"","enabled":true},{"name":"linkedin","url":"","enabled":true},{"name":"email","url":"?subject=Brokerage, Research, Sales and Trading | IHS Markit&","enabled":true},{"name":"whatsapp","url":"","enabled":true}]}, {"name":"rtt","enabled":true,"mobdesc":"Top"} ]}
Filter Sort