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Lou Eccleston is an industry executive who was most recently president of [[S&P Capital IQ]], a real-time data provider, and chairman of [[S&P Dow Jones Indices]], the benchmark index licensing firm jointly owned by [[McGraw-Hill]] and [[CME Group]].<ref>{{cite web|url=http://finance.yahoo.com/news/cme-mcgraw-hill-launch-p-130041378.html|name=CME-McGraw-Hill Launch S&P-Dow Jones|org=Zachs|date=January 21, 2013}}</ref> He was named to the two positions within [[McGraw-Hill Financial]] when the company formed in 2012.<ref>{{cite web|url=http://investor.mhfi.com/phoenix.zhtml?c=96562&p=irol-govmanageBio&ID=206434|name=Lou Eccleston|org=McGraw-Hill Financial|date=June 25, 2014}}</ref> He left McGraw Hill Financial in July 2014.
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Lou Eccleston is president of [[S&P Capital IQ]] and chairman of [[S&P Dow Jones Indices]], the benchmark index licensing firm jointly owned by [[McGraw-Hill]] and [[CME Group]].<ref>{{cite web|url=http://finance.yahoo.com/news/cme-mcgraw-hill-launch-p-130041378.html|name=CME-McGraw-Hill Launch S&P-Dow Jones|org=Zachs|date=January 21, 2013}}</ref> He was named to the two positions within [[McGraw-Hill Financial]] when the company formed in 2012.<ref>{{cite web|url=http://investor.mhfi.com/phoenix.zhtml?c=96562&p=irol-govmanageBio&ID=206434|name=Lou Eccleston|org=McGraw-Hill Financial|date=June 25, 2014}}</ref>
 
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In September 2014 [[TMX Group Limited]] announced that Eccleston would become its chief executive officer starting Nov. 3, 2014. He will also become a member of the board of directors.<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.tmx.com/en/news_events/news/news_releases/2014/09-29-2014_TMXGroup-NewCEO.html|name=TMX Group Limited Appoints Lou Eccleston as Chief Executive Officer|org=TMX Group|date=September 30, 2014}}</ref> He succeeds [[Tom Kloet]], who announced his retirement earlier that year.
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== Background ==
 
== Background ==

Revision as of 10:42, 1 October 2014

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Lou Eccleston
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Occupation Chairman, S&P Dow Jones Indices; President, S&P Capital IQ
Employer McGraw-Hill Financial
Location New York
LinkedIn Profile

Lou Eccleston is president of S&P Capital IQ and chairman of S&P Dow Jones Indices, the benchmark index licensing firm jointly owned by McGraw-Hill and CME Group.[1] He was named to the two positions within McGraw-Hill Financial when the company formed in 2012.[2]

Background

Eccleston joined Standard & Poor's Corp. in 2008 as executive managing director of fixed income risk management. Before joining S&P, he was chairman and CEO of Pivot Inc., a technology company serving financial market professionals.[3]

Previously, Eccleston spent five years at Thomson Financial, where he served in a number of roles including president of global sales, marketing and services, and president of the banking and brokerage division. He also spent 14 years as a managing director for Bloomberg, L.P..


Education

Eccleston earned a BA in Economics from Drew University in 1979 and an MBA in Finance in 1983 from La Salle University.

References

  1. CME-McGraw-Hill Launch S&P-Dow Jones. Zachs.
  2. Lou Eccleston. McGraw-Hill Financial.
  3. About Pivot. Pivot Inc..