Enterprise Data Management (EDM) acts as a central hub to manage the acquisition, validation, storage and distribution of data in a consistent, fully-audited environment. It provides a scalable platform enabling a range of financial institutions to manage and consolidate their complex data management requirements.

Pentagon has worked on a significant number of Markit EDM implementations globally since 2010, providing project management support and Markit EDM accredited business analysts and technical/development consultants.

Our Markit EDM practitioners support our client’s and vendor partners activities and have access to a continual development and training program to ensure they are working to best practices with the latest technology.


Pentagon has supported the global Markit EDM implementation at Allianz Global Investors since 2017.

Upon engagement, Pentagon offered a highly experienced team, to implement and integrate an unparalleled data management solution in partnership with Markit and we continue to provide on-going support in the following areas:

  • Analysis and Design
  • Development
  • Test and Release Management
  • Code peer reviews
  • Development best practice
  • Security Master
  • Investment Book of Record
  • User Interface design and development

EDM from IHS Markit: Interview with Allianz Global Investors