BATS Global Markets, a global stock market operator, today announced the availability of its Multicast PITCH real-time depth of book data feed for all of its U.S. markets via ultra low latency exchange and order routing connectivity services provided by Interactive Data 7ticks.
Members of the BATS BZX and BYX Exchanges and BATS Options that are connected to the BATS trading platform can access Multicast PITCH via the Interactive Data 7ticks network.
"We are pleased to provide the exchange and order routing connectivity services that allow exchange members to utilize BATS' Multicast PITCH data feed," said Joe Bigane, managing director, Interactive Data 7ticks. "The combination of BATS solid technology base and Interactive Data 7ticks' expertise offers the electronic trading community an alternative low-latency exchange connectivity solution."
The BATS Multicast PITCH data feed provides real-time depth of book quotations and execution information and is just one of the free market data feeds offered by BATS.
"Furthering our commitment to an open connectivity model, we are pleased that Multicast PITCH is now available to BATS members and market data vendors that connect to BATS' world-class platforms through Interactive Data 7ticks," said Chris Isaacson, chief operating officer of BATS Exchange. "These members and market data vendors can begin receiving the Multicast PITCH feed immediately for fast, efficient access to BATS market data."