New York, NY - October 6, 2015– ACTIV Financial, a global provider of real-time, multi asset class market data and technology solutions, announced today support of Nasdaq Basic data over the ActivFeed consolidated multicast feed. ACTIV offers access to Nasdaq Basic through various ActivNet points of presence including NY4 and shortly LD4 in London/Slough UK.. With a global network footprint, Nasdaq Basic is available in full multicast subscription or request/response mode through shared infrastructure at ACTIV’s points of presence across EMEA and APAC.
“More and more clients are seeking efficiencies through alternative deliveries of accurate BBO information,” said ACTIV’s President, Frank Piasecki, “ACTIV is responding to a strong and growing demand for high-quality, real-time data with demonstrable performance and clear economic value proposition.” This demand has driven the ActivFeed datafeed solution as a global real-time feed alternative for innovative and proprietary content. Nasdaq Basic content will be available through all of ACTIV products including our front end display, ActivWorkstation.
“We are pleased to expand our long-time relationship with ACTIV and support their clients’ needs for flexible solutions around the globe,” said Oliver Albers, Vice President of Nasdaq Global Information Services.
Nasdaq Basic provides BBO and Last Sale data for all U.S. exchange-listed securities from the Nasdaq market center and trades reported to the FINRA/Nasdaq TRF.
ACTIV is a global provider of real-time, multi-asset financial market data and solutions. ACTIV offers neutral, managed services for buy and sell-side firms and technology providers seeking a complete market data solution that encompasses both global content management and data delivery. With coverage spanning more than 200 equity and derivatives exchanges around the world, ACTIV is the only truly end-to-end, independent market data utility in the industry. Founded in 2002 by market data specialists, the firm is privately owned and has offices in Chicago, New York, Tokyo, Singapore and London. More information can be found at www.activfinancial.com