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Xignite Market Data Cloud Expands to Include Comprehensive Global Bond Data Coverage

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Dramatically Improve Global Bond Data with First On-Demand Bond Pricing Service

SAN MATEO, CA--December 19, 2011--Xignite, the leading global market data cloud, is the first and only data vendor to provide bond data on-demand via the cloud, creating a level of transparency that offers investment advisors, hedge fund managers, brokers, and other financial services professionals the insights and flexibility needed to respond to rapidly changing market conditions. Xignite's award-winning cloud platform is trusted and utilized by firms around the globe, including banks, institutional money managers, fund managers, and hedge funds. "We are realizing lightning fast time-to-value for financial services applications that live and breathe on bond data,"said Stephane Dubois, CEO and founder of Xignite. Xignite's new global bond data cloud service will allow financial services professionals to adapt strategies to the volatile market on-the-fly."

Regardless of company size or budget, Xignite offers access to the same highly scalable, high-availability cloud infrastructure. Xignite's bond data service only charges for data on-demand, meaning that firms do not have to specify the scope of the data they need prior to ordering the data, and that they do not have to be locked into a proprietary API. Using standard web services clients can request only necessary data, as needed, without being bound by data feed contracts, datacenter limitations or additional licensing fees.

Xignite's revolutionary bond data offering is available in four services:

  • U.S. XigniteBondMaster-- Bond security master product for US bonds

    • U.S. bond issue description and terms and conditions information
    • Full universe of bonds based on any investment criteria
    • Call schedules
    • Full depth of bond master coverage

  • XigniteBonds-- Price data for FINRA TRACE reportable and exchange traded bonds

    • U.S. corporate and agency debt price data and bond calculations
    • Real-time or delayed price data and yield data for investment research, trade decision support, mark-to-market and other applications
    • U.S. bond prices and yield data
    • Bond prices for your Profit and Loss tool
    • Bond price trends in the secondary market

  • XigniteGlobalBondMaster-- Security master detail for more than 350,000 European and Asian corporate bonds

    • Global corporate bond information for European and Asian corporate bonds
    • Prices for new and existing global bonds based on various investment criteria
    • Global bonds with issue data

  • XigniteBondsRealTime-- Real-time Price data for FINRA TRACE reportable and exchange traded bonds

    • U.S. corporate and agency debt price data and bond calculations
    • Real-time or delayed price data and yield data for investment research, trade decision support, mark-to-market and other applications
    • U.S. bond prices and yield data
    • Bond price trends in the secondary market

These services are available December 19, 2011. A free trial is available at Xignite.com. Sales professionals are available to assist with all inquiries. Please contact us at sales@xignite.com or by phone toll-free at 866-XML-SOAP (1-866-965-7627).

About XigniteXignite is the leading cloud services provider of on-demand financial market data and award-winning on-demand data distribution solutions. Xignite's market data cloud fulfills more than five billion service requests per month and offers more than 50 financial Web Services providing real-time, historical and reference data for global equities, commodities, currencies, options, fixed income, mutual funds, derivatives and OTC instruments. Xignite solutions power mission-critical applications for front, back and mid-office, investor relations, dashboards, e-commerce, wireless applications and financial websites for more than 900 clients in 47 countries, including Citi, GE, Wells Fargo, Computershare, ING, BNY Mellon, Natixis, Dow Jones, Forbes.com, SeekingAlpha, ExxonMobil, Starbucks, and Barrick Gold. The award-winning XigniteOnDemand cloud platform also powers on-demand market data distribution solutions for stock exchanges, trading venues, OTC brokers and market data originators including the CME Group, NASDAQ OMX, BgCantor and Pearson. For more information, please visit www.xignite.com or call 1-866-XML-SOAP.

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Xignite Inc.

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