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Interactive Data – 7ticks and Consolidated Feed

Interactive Data – 7ticks and Consolidated Feed

Rob LaneEmail: eu-info@interactivedata.comTel: +44 (0)20 7825 7800

Key functionality

Interactive Data 7ticks provides ultra-low latency
trading infrastructure design, procurement, installation and network hosting
services as well as ongoing management, support and monitoring solutions.

Interactive Data Consolidated Feed aggregates content in a
normalised format supported by Interactive Data’s distributed ticker plant
architecture across the globe. It leverages 7ticks to provide direct access to
over 50 co-located markets through 18 global hosting locations.

Market coverage

Interactive Data 7ticks offers co-location,
proximity, hardware and data centre services in 18 global hosting locations,
supplying access to major markets in North America, EMEA and Asia-Pacific in
any point of presence and additional access to over 50 co-located markets
through DMA.

Interactive Data
Consolidated Feed provides low-latency data from more than 450 sources
worldwide, covering 150+ exchanges and including multi-asset class instrument
coverage, as well as level 2 and full order book data. It also offers various
historical data services and comprehensive global news coverage.

Customer support

Interactive Data 7ticks includes real-time network
monitoring of exchange connectivity, network latency and service and switch
performance, and the Consolidated Feed offers 24×7 follow-the-sun support.


The Consolidated Feed offers a choice of full tick,
conflated and delayed data services through deployed and hosted solutions,
including bespoke, high capacity customer site deployments over leased lines;
cross-connection access from Interactive Data 7ticks data centres; virtual
private network or Internet implementations. The Consolidated Feed can be
integrated either in a wire protocol format or via APIs available in the C++,
Java, .NET, JSON and XML languages.

Future plans

Additional venues and content will be added to the Consolidated Feed,
while new data centres offering DMA and co-location will be available over the
7ticks network