ACTIV is one of the leading global providers of real-time, multi-asset market data solutions. The company has market data coverage spanning more than 150 equity and derivatives exchanges around the globe, as well as offices in Chicago, New York, Tokyo, Singapore and London.
Smarter access to market data
There was a clear and strong appetite for this offering, from clients who were developing cloud-based applications, seeking a quick way to ingest or visualise data, or building HTML5 front-end applications
Tackling the challenge, together
The process began with an on-site workshop, in which ACTIV discussed its existing offerings, as well as its aspirations for the API. The session gave ACTIV the chance to brainstorm the potential features of the API, and explore and validate this new business case before committing to significant investment.