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Xignite sources the real-time stock quotes and market data provided through a direct feed with BATS Trading.
BATS Trading

Real Time Stock Quotes & Stock Prices For BATS Exchange API

This API offers real time stock quotes and market data for U.S. equities traded on BATS Exchanges. In addition to stock quotes (bid/ask), the API also provides tick market data and other market statistics including ,open, high, low, close, volume data for stocks, depository receipts and exchange traded funds (ETF) trading on BATS.

Key Features

  • Coverage for BATS, NYSE, NASDAQ, and NYSE MKT listed-securities trading on BATS
  • Access to about 6-7% of all volume of trades for U.S. Markets
  • Last sale prices and bid/ask quotes
  • Single or multiple securities quotes
  • Real-time detail intraday tick data for the last 20 business days
  • 1 minute, 5 minute, 15 minute bars as well as custom interval bars

Key Benefits

  • Receive real time stock quotes
  • Easily embed real-time equity prices in your applications--including spreadsheets, portfolio management tools, rebalancing engines, trading systems, websites, mobile apps and other corporate applications
  • Increase the transparency and accuracy of the data displayed in your apps (compared to delayed quotes)
  • Dramatically reduce time to market for apps that need US real-time equity prices
  • Eliminate the pains and complexity of legacy feeds by using cloud APIs

Data Coverage At-A-Glance

  • Asset Classes: Equities and ETFs trading on BATS Exchange
  • Exchanges Covered: Securities listed on NYSE, NYSE MKT, NASDAQ or BATS and trading on the BATS BZX Exchange. This currently accounts for about 6-7% of the total volume of all U.S. equity trading on a daily basis.

Key Data Points

  • Security: Company Name, Symbol
  • Real time Quote: Bid, Ask, Bid quantity, Ask quantity, Last, Previous Close Date, Change, Percent Change, Open, High, Low, Close, Volume, Spread Datetime (local market)
  • Bars: High trade, Low trade, Datetime, Average Price, Quantity

This is version 2 of XigniteBATSRealTime. If you implemented this service prior to September 18, 2013, please refer to the previous version's documentation.