Industry’s First Commercial Provider of Historical Intraday Market Data Adds Level I Quote Data for All Futures Markets to Product Offering
WASHINGTON, DC – Tick Data (www.tickdata.com), the market data division of Nexa Technologies, Inc. (www.nexatech.com), a subsidiary of Penson Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: PNSN), today announced the addition of Level I quote data to its offering of historical intraday Futures data. The new Futures Quote Data Set provides Level I quote data for all Futures contracts offered by Tick Data. With more than 25 years of experience collecting, validating, cleaning, and providing historical market data, Tick Data is considered a pioneer and leader in the field.
“Tick Data has always listened to our clients’ needs, and provided the data required by all traders,” said Neal Falkenberry, SVP of Nexa’s Tick Data division. “Over the past ten years we have more than doubled the breadth of Futures markets for which we provide historical intraday data, but this marks the first time we have offered additional depth as well. We are excited to offer quote data for Futures, which will perfectly complement our Futures trade data set.”
Since its inception in 1984, Tick Data has provided Futures data to clients looking to develop and optimize automated trading models. In that time, the Futures industry has been revolutionized by electronic and automated trading. As emerging technologies have enabled traders to build more sophisticated models and access additional markets worldwide, Tick Data has responded to the need for information on new sources of trading liquidity by expanding its coverage.
Orders of the Futures Quote Data Set will include trade data for the same time period, and will ship with Tick Data’s popular TickWrite® 7.1 Data Management Software. This powerful, yet easy to use tool allows users to create custom ASCII files of historical intraday data formatted to suit virtually any application.