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Historical Stock Market Index and Market Indices Benchmark Data API

This API offers historical daily index values for more than 10,000 U.S. and global market indices, including popular index families such as Dow Jones, S&P, NASDAQ, Hang Seng and others. Distribution of historical stock market index data is occasionally subject to strict licensing by the index family.

Key Features

  • Historical Data
    • Some index providers require firms that display historical index data on web sites and portals to establish distribution agreements and pay distribution fees.
  • Volume information is available but only on a limited set of indices
  • Index lists by index group
  • Index search by name
  • Values for one or multiple symbols
  • Index identification by Symbol, Cusip, Valoren, or ISIN when available
  • Support for XML, CSV, and JSON output

Key Benefits

  • Use a single easy-to-use API to obtain historical index values
  • Access institutional quality historical benchmark data through an easy-to-use API
  • Easily embed historical index and benchmark values in your applications--including spreadsheets, websites, mobile apps and other corporate applications
  • Dramatically reduce time to market for apps that need index values and benchmark data
  • Eliminate the pains and complexity of legacy feeds by using cloud APIs

Data Coverage At-A-Glance

  • Asset Classes: Indices, Benchmarks
  • Index Groups Covered: NASDAQ, NYSE, CBOE/MDX, Dow Jones, S&P, S&P/TSX, S&P/ASX, S&P/HKex
  • FTSE (UK), NIKKEI (Japan), Deutsche Borse (Germany), NSE Nifty (India), NZX (New Zealand), SSE (Shanghai), SZSE (Shenzhen)
  • For a list of Index Groups, use ListIndexGroups

Key Data Points

  • Index Value: Last, Open, High, Low, Close, Volume, Previous Close, Change, Date, Time, UTCOffset
  • Index Description: Symbol, Name, Valoren, Index Group, Currency

Data Coverage

This API includes data that covers the following:
U.S. Headline Indices
  • Dow Jones Indices**
  • CBOE MDX Indices (Includes S&P 500)**
  • NASDAQ Global Index Data Service - GIDS (Includes NASDAQ 100 and NASDAQ Composite)**
Dow Jones Indices
  • Dow Jones Indices**
  • Dow Jones Total Stock Market Indices**
S&P Indices
  • CBOE MDX Indices (Includes S&P 500)**
NASDAQ Indices
  • NASDAQ Global Index Data Service - GIDS (Includes NASDAQ 100 and NASDAQ Composite)**
  • NASDAQ Indices**
NYSE Indices
  • NYSE Indices**
  • NYSE Global Index Feed - GIF (Includes NYSE Composite)**
NYSE Euronext Indices
  • NYSE Euronext Indices (Includes CAC 40)**
FTSE Indices
  • FTSE Indices**
  • FTSE USD Indices**
OPRA Underlying Indices
  • OPRA Underlying Indices**
India - Regional Indices
  • BSE Ltd. (Formerly Bombay Stock Exchange) Indices**
  • National Stock Exchange of India Indices (Includes NIFTY)
Japan - Regional Indices
  • Tokyo Stock Exchange Indices (Includes TOPIX)**
  • NIKKEI Indices**
Korea - Regional Indices
  • Korea Exchange (Includes KOSDAQ)**
  • Korea Exchange Stock Market (Includes KOSPI)
China, Hong Kong - Regional Indices
  • Shenzhen Stock Exchange Indices**
  • Shanghai Stock Exchange Indices**
  • Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Indices (Includes HKex)**
  • Hang Seng Indices**
Pacific Australia - Regional Indices
  • ASX Indices**
  • New Zealand Indices (Includes NZX)**
South Africa - Regional Indices
  • Johannesburg Stock Exchange Indices**
Northern Europe - Regional Indices
  • OMX Nordic Exchange Indices**
  • Oslo Bors Indices
Switzerland - Regional Indices
  • STOXX Indices**
  • Swiss Exchange Indices (Includes SMI)**
  • Deutsche Boerse Indices (Includes DAX)**
Germany - Regional Indices
  • Deutsche Boerse Indices (Includes DAX)**
  • Boerse Stuttgart (Includes IQ Hedge)
Spain - Regional Indices
  • Bolsas y Mercados Espanoles Indices (Includes IBEX
  • Latibex)
Americas - Regional Indices
  • BM&FBOVESPA Indices**
Canada - Regional Indices
  • Toronto Stock Exchange Indices (Includes S&P/TSX)**
  • TSX Venture Exchange Indices (Includes S&P/TSXV)**







This is a new version of XigniteIndices. If you implemented this service prior to December 20, 2013, please refer to the previous version's documentation.