Nasdaq (Nasdaq: NDAQ), a leading provider of market data to millions of financial professionals and retail investors globally, announced ten new brokers and vendors in Asia-Pacific (APAC) will offer two of its most popular and leading market data solutions, Nasdaq Basic and Nasdaq Last Sale. These companies will now be able to provide local investors with much needed access to accurate, cost-effective and real-time stock market data for all US exchange listed stocks.
“We’re experiencing a surge in demand for market data solutions among APAC investors who want to diversify their portfolios and seek opportunities to invest in the US stock market,” said Tomas Franczyk, Managing Director APAC, Information Services at Nasdaq. “We are focused on empowering our current and prospective APAC partners with a complete suite of data products that helps their customers unlock access to some of the most accurate quote and trade data available on the market.”
Among the ten companies that have signed up for Nasdaq’s leading market data solutions include:
Nasdaq Basic provides real-time Best Bid and Offer and Last Sale information for all US exchange-listed stocks from the Nasdaq Market Center and the FINRA/Nasdaq Trade Reporting Facility™ (TRF™). It offers the single largest liquidity pool for US cash-listed equities and is twice as accurate and is more affordable than other Level 1 US market data offerings. Nasdaq Basic is used by more than 200,000 users globally and has saved the industry millions of dollars by offering data in a fast and customizable way at a fraction of the cost compared to other products. Nasdaq Last Sale provides real-time intraday last sale data for all securities traded in Nasdaq and the TRF™.
Nasdaq (Nasdaq: NDAQ) is a leading provider of trading, clearing, exchange technology, listing, information and public company services across six continents. Through its diverse portfolio of solutions, Nasdaq enables customers to plan, optimize and execute their business vision with confidence, using proven technologies that provide transparency and insight for navigating today's global capital markets. As the creator of the world's first electronic stock market, its technology powers more than 70 marketplaces in 50 countries, and 1 in 10 of the world's securities transactions. Nasdaq is home to more than 3,700 listed companies with a market value of $9.3 trillion and 18,000 corporate clients. To learn more, visit: nasdaq.com/ambition or business.nasdaq.com.
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