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Real Time Stock Market Index and Market Indicies Benchmark Data API

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

Key Features

  • Real-Time Data:
    • Real-time data is almost always fee-liable.
    • Fees may include distributor fees and user 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 intraday index values
  • Access institutional quality real-time index and benchmark data through an easy-to-use API
  • Easily embed real-time 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: Dow Jones, S&P, NASDAQ, NYSE, NIKKEI, BSE (Bombay)
  • For a list of Index Groups, use ListIndexGroups
  • If you need indices we do not support please contact us.

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
  • Bars: Minute and Hour level Bars for intraday OHLC

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 U.S. Indices
  • NYSE Indices**
  • NYSE Global Index Feed - GIF (Includes NYSE Composite)**
OPRA Underlying Indices
  • OPRA Underlying Indices**
India - Regional Indices
  • BSE Ltd. (Formerly Bombay Stock Exchange) Indices**
Japan - Regional Indices
  • Tokyo Stock Exchange Indices (Includes TOPIX)**
  • NIKKEI Indices**
Germany - Regional Indices
  • Boerse Stuttgart (Includes IQ Hedge)







This is a new version of XigniteIndices. If you implemented this service prior to July 24, 2013, please refer to the previous version's documentation.