TMX Datalinx to offer new data feed for MX options
TORONTO, Aug. 27, 2013 /CNW/ - TMX Group today announced the launch of a
new analytics feed for options traded on Montréal Exchange Inc. (MX), a
wholly-owned subsidiary of TMX Group Limited and Canada's derivatives
exchange. TMX Datalinx, the information services division of TMX Group,
will make the new feed available to the options trading community
through the TMX Atrium global network and other content distributors.
The Canadian implied volatility and Greeks analytics feed, is a low
latency, real-time market data feed designed to provide clients with
the necessary analytics to effectively evaluate potential trading
opportunities and assess portfolio risk.
"The new real-time Canadian implied volatility and Greeks feed is a
valuable tool for our clients to make efficient and informed trading
decisions." said Claude Cyr, Senior Vice President of Financial Markets
at Montréal Exchange. "This new TMX Datalinx offering will complement
MX's strong core offering in the Canadian derivatives market."
Hanweck Associates, who will power the delivery platform, is a leading
provider of real-time options analytic feeds that specializes in risk
management and trading solutions for institutional investors.
"Hanweck Associates is pleased to partner with TMX Datalinx to create
the premier data feed for Canadian equity options analytics. The
Canadian Implied Volatility and Greeks Feed is a significant expansion
of our Volera™ real-time, low-latency derivatives analytics business
within North America," said Gerald Hanweck, CEO of Hanweck Associates.
About TMX Group (TSX:X)
TMX Group's key subsidiaries operate cash and derivative markets and
clearinghouses for multiple asset classes including equities, fixed
income and energy. Toronto Stock Exchange, TSX Venture Exchange, TMX
Select, Alpha Group, The Canadian Depository for Securities, Montreal
Exchange, Canadian Derivatives Clearing Corporation, Natural Gas
Exchange, BOX Options Exchange, Shorcan, Shorcan Energy Brokers,
Equicom and other TMX Group companies provide listing markets, trading
markets, clearing facilities, depository services, data products and
other services to the global financial community. TMX Group is
headquartered in Toronto and operates offices across Canada (Montreal,
Calgary and Vancouver), in key U.S. markets (New York, Houston, Boston
and Chicago) as well as in London, Beijing and Sydney. For more
information about TMX Group, visit our website at www.tmx.com. Follow TMX Group on Twitter at http://twitter.com/tmxgroup.
SOURCE: TMX Group Inc.
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