Nasdaq Last Sale

supplies the widest distribution and most transparent access to real-time market data.

This Solution Helps

  • Retail Investors
  • Financial Web Portals

Easy Access to Real-Time Market Data

Nasdaq Last Sale feeds provide unrivaled access to trading data globally, allowing millions of people around the world to access Nasdaq validated data in real time.



    Nasdaq Last Sale Products

    Nasdaq Last Sale feeds provide numerous opportunities for firms and market data re-distributors to create products that support the trading decisions of the investing public, such as Dynamic Stock Tickers, Portfolio Trackers, Time/Price Graphs and Profit and Loss Screens.

    Nasdaq Last Sale

    NLS provides real-time intraday last sale data for all securities traded in Nasdaq systems and the FINRA Trade Reporting Facility® (TRF®) operated in partnership with Nasdaq (“FINRA/Nasdaq TRF”). NLS supports a full range of U.S. exchange-listed equities—NYSE- and Amex-listed issues as well as Nasdaq-listed issues.

    The Nasdaq Stock Market® has more liquidity than any other U.S. exchange, thus NLS is the most reliable and accurate resource for real-time, intraday trade data.

    BX Last Sale

    BLS provides real-time intraday trade data from the BX execution system, including BX market participant trades in Nasdaq-, NYSE- and other regional exchange-listed securities.

    PSX Last Sale

    PLS provides real-time intraday trade data from the PSX execution system, including PSX market participant trades in Nasdaq-, NYSE-, NYSE MKT- and NYSE Arca-listed securities.

    Nordic Equity Last Sale

    Nordic Equity Last Sale (NELS) carries real-time order execution data for all trades on and off the Nasdaq book as well as over-the-counter (OTC) trades reported to the Nasdaq Trade Reporting Facility in Stockholm. Via our flexible pricing structure, firms can redistribute real-time equity prices broadly from the Nasdaq Nordic Equity exchanges.

    NLS Plus

    Enhance your feed. NLS Plus is a comprehensive, affordable data feed providing access to all Nasdaq U.S. markets' last sale data as well as consolidated volume. NLS Plus includes all trade data from the following Nasdaq markets for U.S. exchange-listed securities:

    • The Nasdaq Stock Market (Nasdaq)
    • FINRA Trade Reporting Facility® (TRF®) operated in partnership with Nasdaq (“FINRA/Nasdaq TRF”)
    • Nasdaq BX (BX)
    • Nasdaq PSX (PSX)

    NLS Plus also provides consolidated volume information as part of each trade message. Market data distributors are encouraged to use NLS Plus to create enhanced Nasdaq Last Sale and Nasdaq Basic displays.

    Key Benefits

    Universal Distribution

    Encourage universal distribution of Nasdaq real-time trade data to the public via the Internet and other electronic media

    Investing Tools for Public Use

    Enable firms to create dynamic stock tickers, portfolio trackers and time/price graphs products for public use

    Improve Transparency and Data Quality

    Help foster post-trade transparency, improving the quality of OTC data using an innovative price validation mechanism

    Microsoft Integration of Nasdaq Last Sale
    Market Data Available Through Microsoft Excel
    At Microsoft, our mission is to enable every person to achieve more. Pulling data from Nasdaq right into Excel helps users track personal investments better and make informed decisions faster.
    Rob Howard, Senior Director, Microsoft
    Access Nasdaq Last Sale Through Our Partners
    Microsoft collaborates with Nasdaq to make the U.S. equity markets more accessible to individual investors of all sizes.
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    Fees and Access

    How can anyone access Nasdaq Last Sale?

    • Fee Structure

      The fee schedule is designed to allow distribution of data to the public at very low cost. Nasdaq has capped the monthly user fees in an effort to further promote extensive dissemination of the data. The fee schedule gives distributors the flexibility to offer NLS/NELS through a variety of customized channels, with fees based on user, query or site statistics. We strive to ensure widespread delivery of last sale data through flexible pricing options including multiple fee schedule options and monthly fee caps.

    • Access via Public Internet Vendors

      U.S. Last Sale data - Real-time U.S. Last Sale data is available at no charge to the end user on many public websites. Please see our distributor list below.
      NELS - Individual investors and traders may access Nordic Equity Last Sale data via Nasdaq Nordic and Google.

    • Access Via Market Data Vendors

      Firms may access the Nasdaq last sale feeds from our trusted market data vendors.

      For U.S. data, please view our list of Nasdaq Real-Time Data Vendors.

      For NELS details, contact Nasdaq Global Data Products.

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