Xignite, the leading global market data cloud, today announced that its market data cloud is powering the data delivery, in partnership with Nasdaq, of Super Stock Jockey's MMOG on Facebook.
Super Stock Jockey gives players opportunities to compete for cash and prizes in a risk-free trading environment. It is the first interactive social gaming platform powered by real-time market data, which is delivered via Xignite APIs. With this app, players are empowered to improve financial literacy and gain valuable education.
"This is a cool and unique use of our real-time market data," stated Stephane Dubois, CEO, Director, and Founder of Xignite, Inc. "We are excited to see the types of industry leading strategies that Super Stock Jockey users will come up with. It should be very exciting."
"Super Stock Jockey's unique blend of social gaming and financial education creates a no-risk all-reward environment for players," said Philip Ittleson, CEO, Tournament Trading Technologies. "Working with Xignite allows our users access to the real-time market data that brings real value to the gaming experience."