New York, NY - December 1, 2011 - NYSE Technologies, the commercial technology unit of NYSE Euronext, today announced the availability of Level 1 and Level 2 OTC Markets Group data through its global market data platform, SuperFeedTM.
SuperFeed is a fully hosted consolidated market data service managed by NYSE Technologies that offers direct connectivity to a range of key global trading venues, now including the over-the-counter securities trading on OTC Markets Group's platforms. This data solution reduces complexity and client overhead by allowing customers to consolidate fragmented technologies and complicated connectivity options, thereby reducing costs and multi-vendor dependency.
"The addition of OTC data from the world's largest electronic marketplace for unlisted securities allows us to help our customers access even more information using a single, complete service," said Stanley Young, CEO, NYSE Technologies. "By offering both listed and unlisted securities information alongside other key data on SuperFeed, clients can customize the solution to meet their business needs for trading anywhere in the world."
"We are very pleased to offer OTC Markets Group data in SuperFeed. SuperFeed's consolidated and normalized market data service provides an effective solution to access market data from multiple venues, including the OTC market," stated R. Cromwell Coulson, CEO of OTC Markets Group. "SuperFeed is a compelling option for investors interested in the growing OTC marketplace."
As a core component of the broader portfolio of products offered by NYSE Technologies, SuperFeed is also a primary service offered in the NYSE Technologies Liquidity Centers and the Capital Markets Community Platform. SuperFeed utilizes NYSE Technologies' Global Feed Handler Suite, which provides microsecond data transmission via the SFTI® network between global markets and more than 170 high-speed direct exchange and aggregated vendor feed handlers. NYSE Technologies' broad range of market data solutions can be offered as fully deployed, hosted, managed or on-demand services.
About NYSE Technologies
A division of NYSE Euronext (NYX), NYSE Technologies provides broadly accessible, comprehensive connectivity and transaction capabilities, data and infrastructure services, and managed solutions for a range of customers requiring next-generation performance and expertise for mission critical and value-added trading services. NYSE Technologies offers a diverse array of products, services and solutions to: the Buy Side, including order routing, liquidity discovery and access to a community of over 630 Broker-Dealers and execution destinations globally; the Sell Side, including high performance, end-to-end messaging software and innovative market data products delivered on the world's largest, most reliable financial transaction network; and Market Venues and Exchanges, including multi-asset exchange platform services, managed services and expert consultancy. With offices across the U.S., Europe, and Asia, NYSE Technologies offers advanced integrated solutions for the global capital markets community, earning the ability to power trading operations for many of the world's best financial institutions and exchanges. For additional information visit: http://nysetechnologies.nyx.com
About OTC Markets Group Inc.
OTC Markets Group Inc. (OTCQX: OTCM) operates the world's largest electronic marketplace for broker-dealers to trade unlisted stocks. Our OTC Link™ platform supports an open network of competing broker-dealers that provide investors with the best prices in over 10,000 OTC securities. OTC Markets Group categorize the wide spectrum of OTC-traded companies into three tiers - OTCQX® (the intelligent marketplace), OTCQB® (the venture marketplace), and OTC Pink™ (the open marketplace) - so investors can identify the level and quality of information companies provide. To learn more about how OTC Markets Group makes the unlisted markets more transparent, informed, and efficient, visit www.otcmarkets.com.
Contact: Grace Keith- OTC Markets Group Inc.
Phone: (212) 896-4428