The extreme volatility of the past few weeks has dramatically impacted market data rates, but not in ways that you would expect.
This article outlines common technology, networking, and trading strategy decisions needed to achieve ultra-low latency.
US options market data is anecdotally a cost-efficient asset class, and some might even consider it a reprieve from the high stakes of low latency trading in US equities. While…
The Consolidated Tape Association’s quote and trade feeds provide an affordable source of top-of-book market data. Here’s your easy guide to using them.
Matching options market data to latency, market depth, and complex order needs is critical to a firm’s profitable trading.
The US futures market maintains relatively centralized liquidity. Still, understanding the market structure ensures you have defined feed set requirements.
Despite being one of the largest expenses for financial services firms, relatively few take the time to learn about the intricacies of market data. The topic warrants a much closer…
Open interest is a valuable indicator for trend direction and strength in the options market. It also can help traders save with the OPRA feed.
Market data is the third largest expense for many banks and broker-dealers. Understanding fees can help firms with infrastructure planning and budgeting.
We give an overview of the different financial market data providers and assess some of the trade-offs between each type.
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