NEW YORK, Sept. 14, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:NDAQ) today announced it is providing free professional-grade data to the retail community through Market Replay LITE. This web-based product provides an extremely powerful replay and analysis tool that allows investors to view historic quote and trade data for NASDAQ-, NYSE- and other regional listed securities, and is part of a continuous effort to make the financial markets as transparent as possible for all investors.
Using the professional version of Market Replay as a base, LITE brings much of the functionality to the web. Among other features, LITE offers users automated symbol look-up, up to 10 unique queries per day and access to the previous three days of historic data.
As part of the expansion of the Market Replay suite, NASDAQ OMX has also unveiled Market Replay PLUS -- an enhanced version of LITE. PLUS provides an even deeper view of the market, offering users an unlimited number of queries and access to intraday data for $9.99 per month. Users can upgrade to PLUS through the LITE platform.
"Market Replay LITE and PLUS were developed in response to demand from non-professional investors who want a better understanding of the financial markets," said Randall Hopkins, Senior Vice President, NASDAQ OMX. "These innovative products give average investors quick and easy access to detailed quote and trade data, allowing them to understand what happened -- even at the millisecond level."
NASDAQ Market Replay LITE is available for free directly from the NASDAQ OMX DataStore and through StockTwits.com, an open, community-powered information service for investors.
Market Replay LITE and PLUS are web-based interface applications designed to be easily embedded on web portals to promote widespread distribution of the data to individual investors. To learn more about NASDAQ Market Replay LITE and PLUS and other NASDAQ OMX Data Products, visit the NASDAQ OMX DataStore at data.nasdaq.com or email email@example.com.
About NASDAQ OMX
The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc. is the world's largest exchange company. It delivers trading, exchange technology and public company services across six continents, with over 3,700 listed companies. NASDAQ OMX offers multiple capital raising solutions to companies around the globe, including its U.S. listings market, NASDAQ OMX Nordic, NASDAQ OMX Baltic, NASDAQ OMX First North, and the U.S. 144A sector. The company offers trading across multiple asset classes including equities, derivatives, debt, commodities, structured products and exchange-traded funds. NASDAQ OMX technology supports the operations of over 70 exchanges, clearing organizations and central securities depositories in more than 50 countries. NASDAQ OMX Nordic and NASDAQ OMX Baltic are not legal entities but describe the common offering from NASDAQ OMX exchanges in Helsinki, Copenhagen, Stockholm, Iceland, Tallinn, Riga, and Vilnius. For more information about NASDAQ OMX, visit http://www.nasdaqomx.com.
Cautionary Note Regarding Forward-Looking Statements
The matters described herein contain forward-looking statements that are made under the safe harbor provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These statements include, but are not limited to, statements about NASDAQ OMX's products and offerings. We caution that these statements are not guarantees of future performance. Actual results may differ materially from those expressed or implied in the forward-looking statements. Forward-looking statements involve a number of risks, uncertainties or other factors beyond NASDAQ OMX's control. These factors include, but are not limited to, factors detailed in NASDAQ OMX's annual report on Form 10-K and periodic reports filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. We undertake no obligation to release any revisions to any forward-looking statements.
CONTACT: The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc. Media Contact: Wayne Lee +1.301.978.4875 Wayne.D.Lee@NASDAQOMX.com
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